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Clare, Family Solicitor
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Rob My wife wants a divorce and me to move out. I pay the

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Hi Rob
My wife wants a divorce and me to move out . I pay the mortgage and all of the household outgoings and I also give her between £1300 to £1500 a month for her . Going forward I think she's totally unreasonable can you help in what I'd have to pay her and if I would have to move out ??
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: UK Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

Hi

Thank you for your question

My name is Clare

I shall do my best to help you but I need some further information first

How much is the property worth and how much is outstanding on the mortgage?

Are there any children involved and what income do you each have?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
We have 2 children and there approx 100 k equity in the house
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
My income is about 5k a monthHers is a grand but as I said I pay for everything and also give her £1300 a month on average
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

How much would a cheaper 3 bedroom property in the same school area cost to buy?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Between 330 and 400 k
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

How much is the current mortgage payment - and how much is the matrimonial home worth?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
1200 a month the property is worth around 370 k
Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Are you there still Clare ?
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

My apologies for the delay

Do you accept that you will have to move out at some point?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
No why should I ? I thought you was going to tell me what the options were can you do that please
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

How old are the children

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
5 and 9
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

How is the care of the children shared between you?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
We both take care of them
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

Do you both work full time?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
No
Expert:  Clare replied 12 months ago.

What hours do you each work and will that change?

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