My husband was married--divorced--remained the home owner. Currently married to me refuses to put my name on the house. I pay taxes and mortgage, Have also put approx. 50,000.00 worth of remodel. How can I get my name on the deed. Can I just go to the mortgage company?Z
Country relating to Question: United StatesState (if USA): New MexicoWhat have you tried so far?: Have threatened to leave--have tried to appeal to his.logic
Hello and thank you for the question. I am sorry to read of this dilemma.Legally, he is not required to put your name on the deed.If he purchased the home before your marriage it is premarital property and he likely is seeking to protect it in case you divorce.Since you have been making payments towards the house, should you separate or divorce you may ask the court to give you a portion of the house based on your financial contributions.You cannot compel him absent divorce and asking to sign it over to you. Good luck. I attempted to expedite a response to your question. Please select a positive rating for the answer.
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