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Are you both on the deed to the property?
Do you have other assets together or just the house?
Ok, with regard to the house, if you are both on the deed, and one of you doesn't want to sell, then the other will have to file a "partition lawsuit" to get a judge to issue an order to sell the house at public auction to the highest bidder. If one of you wants to buy out the other, they can bid at the auction along with anyone else and if they are the high bidder, they would then pay the other owner half of the final bid. As part of any division, you would be able to request that your down payment be returned first off the top and then any profit over the mortgage payoff be divided evenly.
This is unless you can come to an agreement on a private buy out... One thing you need to be aware of is that unless the house is sold outright and the mortgage paid off, both parties will remain on the mortgage unless whoever ends up with it refinances in their name only.