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Hi, I separated from my partner about 16 years ago, we have
Hi, I separated from my partner about 16 years ago, we have 3 children at the time they were 15, 9 and 3. We agreed between ourselves on maintenance, bills etc, and continued to pay the mortgage. Abou… read more
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In late 2005/early 2006 myself and then partner bought a flat
In late 2005/early 2006 myself and then partner bought a flat for £183,000. She moved out in October 2008 and shortly after - January 2009, stopped contributing to the mortgage at which time I cancell… read more
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James Mather
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I live in the jointly owned family home with 3 children my
I live in the jointly owned family home with 3 children my ex partner (never married) moved out 11 months ago. He has mental health issues and has a criminal record for child sex offences. When we mov… read more
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Clare
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I have paid the mortgage on a property since 2003. My ex partner
I have paid the mortgage on a property since 2003. My ex partner has paid only the deposit and since then nothing on mortgage repayments or maintenance. I was awarded an order of for sale in September… read more
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Hi, My partner bought a house with his ex about 5/6 years ago
Hi, My partner bought a house with his ex about 5/6 years ago on a 50/50 basis. 4 years ago she lost her job and he paid all the mortgage and bills for a year, shortly after she broke off their relati… read more
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Thomas
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Hello, My partner and I have lived together for 6 years,
Hello, My partner and I have lived together for 6 years, we jointly own the house which we are selling at the price we bought it originally. We are splitting up and i wondered whether I am entitled to… read more
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hi my daughter is divorced from her ex husband but the house
hi my daughter is divorced from her ex husband but the house is still in their joint names. her ex lives in it with their 17 year old son and his new wifes 13 year old daughter. he pays the interest o… read more
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i live in a jointly owned property with my 4 children,iv been
i live in a jointly owned property with my 4 children,iv been split from their dad 2 years and have kept paying the mortgage myself with no help.id like 2 know where i stand has he is trying to force … read more
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Hi. I am wondering if you could give me some advice. My partner
Hi. I am wondering if you could give me some advice. My partner and I have split up. We were currently building a house beside my parents home. The deed of the land that the house was built on was giv… read more
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Clare
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I am just spiltting from my common law partner of 25 years.
I am just spiltting from my common law partner of 25 years. He has left for someone else. Our house is in both names,and we have two children aged 16 and 14. Do i have to give him half and can i stop … read more
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My partner and i seperated 6 months ago. I was born and grew
My partner and i seperated 6 months ago. I was born and grew up in England and she comes from the chez republic and has lived in England for approx 10 years. We purchased a property of which i persona… read more
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I have been trying to sell the family home after my partner
I have been trying to sell the family home after my partner of 18 years left. I have 2 children aged 13 & 11. I have recently had communication from him saying he is going to come into the house and c… read more
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i have a problem with my ex partner. we borrowed 17500 in cash
i have a problem with my ex partner. we borrowed 17500 in cash from my step father to put down a deposit on a house and get a mortgage. the aggrement was we would either pay him back monthly or at the… read more
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Marraige dissolved July 2009. Family home still jointly owned
Marraige dissolved July 2009. Family home still jointly owned although finally ex husband who has been living in it still had finally aceptted to sell it and therefore it has just gone on market for v… read more
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My ex husband and i seperated in Feb 2006, divorced in Jan
My ex husband and i seperated in Feb 2006, divorced in Jan 2008, sold the family home in May 2008, collateral 600k. I got 80% he got 20% and kept all his shares of 50% in his company. I was then award… read more
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I have a legal charge over the ex marital home. I divorced
I have a legal charge over the ex marital home. I divorced 4 years ago and it clearly states in the legal charge that my equity in the house is to be repaid if my ex wife cohabits for 6 months or more… read more
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Is it possible for my partner to claim occupational rent from
Is it possible for my partner to claim occupational rent from his ex partner who lives in the house they jointly own but he pays the mortgage on? She refuses to pay anything toward the mortgage and th… read more
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My partner divorced his wife, for her unreasonable behaviour,
My partner divorced his wife, for her unreasonable behaviour, in Dec '08. He continued to pay the mortgage on the matrimonial home since leaving in May '07 as his son was still at school but he is now… read more
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