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Written by attorney Suzanne Griffiths

Who gets the house in a divorce?

The question of who gets the house in a divorce comes up all the time. How courts determine which party gets the family home varies state to state. Remember to always check your state's specific laws. For example, a Colorado court may rule differently on the matter than a court in another state. All of the following scenarios are examples of the factors courts consider when determining which party to award the house to when dividing assets in a divorce.

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