I bought the house 2 years prior to the marriage and he had made all payments on it. is he entitled to half ?
He made House payments I paid all the bills. the loan and deed are only in my name. also he is court ordered to pay spousal support and has not paid anything in 5 months now. and decided he was going to retire. which is not true he works at a golf course and they will pay him under the table and say he is working for free golf. can you PLEASE give me some advice. I really don't understand
Even though you purchased the house before the marriage, and the deed and loan are in your name, since he has been paying the mortgage, the equity value of the house is subject to being divided in a divorce, and it is possible that he could get half of the equity in the home, It depends on the length of marriage and all the other facts and circumstances. If he is not paying spousal support, then file a motion with the court to have him held in contempt and ordered to pay. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to assist you.
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