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wife and I are legally separating. We own 2 houses in joint names and we have decided that we will each get a house. How do i sign my half to her and she her half to me. … read more
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I wish to sue my co-signatory on a mortgage, who immediately upon signing the paperwork fled the country and immigrated to Australia. for many years I have attempted to pay the mortgage/factor fees et… read more
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My co-owner of a property in Scotland has never in 12 years
my co-owner of a property in Scotland has never in 12 years paid anything towards the house be it mortgage, council tax, factor fees, indeed she emigrated immediately after securing this £200,000 loan… read more
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I have a few questions regarding the same case. These
Hello I have a few questions regarding the same case. These questions pertain to law in Scotland.1) Firstly, I'd like to know if the government can freeze an individual's assets if it has claim on his… read more
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I am going through a messy separation with my husband. he left
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Hi from Australia. My elderly mother owns her property in Scotland outright. She wants to gift it to me as she is getting frail and may need to go into a nursing home. She wants t do this before that … read more
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Hi, I live in Edinburgh. I have a joint mortgage that I have with my ex-partner. We have 2 children and he doesn't contribute towards them. I pay the mortgage and all the bills! He was violent and is … read more
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