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Clare, Family Solicitor
Category: UK Family Law
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My wife has left me and the kids my son 16 and my daughter

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Hi my wife has left me and the kids my son 16 and my daughter 14 . we live in a home paid for in full. I have received a divorce petition today. Can she force me to sell the family home whilst the children are the age they are ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: UK Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.


Thank you for your question

My name is Clare

I shall do my best to help you but I need some further information first

How much is the house worth and what other assets are there?

What income do you each have and do you have another partner?


Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No Clare neither of us had another partner the house is worth around £450k ( paid for ) i have paid for s doc month flat rental for her she has a job and I am at home with the children trying to work from home
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.

How much does a three bedroom property in the same general area cost to buy?

What other assets are there and what income do you each have?