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If your husband of 48 yrs buys a home and does not put my

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If your husband of 48 yrs buys a home and does not put my name on the deed do I loose all rights if we decide to call it quits or is it a smart thing to do?
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Pottstown PA
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no not yet but wants to make settlement and stated my name can be added on later.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: What are my rights
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Richard replied 1 month ago.

Good evening. Whether or not he puts your name on the deed, if he purchases this property during your marriage, it's marital property and you own 1/2 of it. So, it you decide to call it quits, it's going to be considered part of your marital estate and it will be divisible upon divorce.

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