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My wife moved out one week ago.the condo is in her name and

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My wife moved out one week ago.the condo is in her name and I am being pressured to vacate immediately. I have lived here over 6years, am 67 years old and on fixed social security income.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 11 months ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is XXXXX XXXXX X will try my level best to help with your situation or get you to someone who can.
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Was the property purchased during the marriage?
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Has she actually filed for divorce?
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Barrister
Customer: replied 11 months ago.

The property was purchased before our marriage. Not as yet.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.

Property was purchased prior to marriage. Has not filed for divorce yet.

Expert:  Barrister replied 11 months ago.
Ok, even if the property was purchased before the marriage, you would still have a marital interest in it simply because you are married. With that said, she couldn't force you out of the residence unless she were to get an order from the court awarding her possession of the property. And to do that, she would have to file for divorce and make the motion for possession.
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So the answer to your question is no, she can't force you to move out without a court order.
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