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My husband owned a home prior to marriage and he rented out

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My husband owned a home prior to marriage and he rented out for most of our 8 yr. marriage. All maintenance, mortgage payments, HOA fees and Management Fees were paid out of our joint account. Going through Divorce now, aren't I able to get half of the increase in equity on the home? I'm being told that because it was a positive cash flow their isn't any claim to it. Which isn't true.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Gerald-Esquire replied 6 months ago.

Hello,

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I am an attorney with 30 years of experience; I hope to provide you information that will help you in resolving your question.

Can you tell me which state you are in?

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Gerald