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Because my wife is now the sole leaseholder, do I personally

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Because my wife is now the sole leaseholder, do I personally have any further obligations with my landlord?
Thank you for your new question and for asking for me.

Yes, I am afraid that as long as you are still married, this is a marital debt. However, upon divorce you have no obligation at all to the landlord and if she does not pay her rent then that is between her and the landlord and the landlord cannot pursue you for payment as you never signed the lease contract.



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