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If one of the couple abandons the other, is the party that leaves still half owner of the property? (ex: house) If so, does the party that left responsible for half the monthly mortgage payment??

Lawyer's Assistant: Was the property purchased during the marriage? Were any marital funds used for the mortgage or property improvements?

Property was bought during the marriage. Yes to both halves of second question.

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

What do you mean by anything?

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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Are both parties on the mortgage and title?

Are the parties planning to divorce? Has anything been filed?

Which state?

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