During the final hearing she was offered the sale price of the house £140K after the mortgage was paid plus the endowments of £50K so, had she have bought wisely should could have afforded a good sized property of £190K. As it was it was pointed out that she was only entitled to a one bedroom property by our barrister as the children of the marriage are adults but, amazingly, the judge fell for the notion that both of her adult children had to live at home as well as her parents and, therefore, she wanted that property. The sale of the house would have released my husband from the mortgage and given her plenty of capital to rehome mortgage free but, in her words, she wanted "that" house and, amazingly, she has kept it.
Two bed properties in the area go for about £140K.
No there wasn't. She wanted £500 per month for life though
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