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My wife and I own our marital home. We also has an

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Hi. My wife and I own our marital home. We also has an investment home of which she has 10% and I have 90%. We are on the verge of a divorce and i would like to know if she is entitle for the 10% or 50% ownership.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

Oh sorry. We are in Victoria.

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Will this also affect my government pension? Presently i am 63 and am retiring come Jan 2018. But i am not due for pension till 66 years of age. There are no children involved

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Solicitor: Leon, Solicitor replied 11 months ago

Good Evening

How long have you been married?

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