In his case. The wife is the only one on the deed. His id shows the address, he is currently getting mail there, he is paying the cable and phone bill
Agreed. However, just because she us on the mortgage does not mean that he is not on the deed. Regardless, he has evidence of living there and it is most likely a marital asset. I suggest that he use caution when entering and document the contents of the home. Clearly, the involvement of a family law attorney is advisable.