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Yes, if you are both on the deed then you are both the owners of record. Your ownership is not affected by how the bills are paid. Being named on the deed is prima facie evidence of your ownership interest.
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It is not automatic. Michigan is not a community property state.
However, if you are on the deed, then you are an owner of the property.
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No, you would not automatically be on the deed just because your were married.
You would need to be added if you are not currently listed as an owner of record.
No, if you are already named as an owner on the land deed and a house is constructed on the property then you, in all likelihood, own the house also.
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