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im married for 17years house is in husbands name only am i

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im married for 17years house is in husbands name only am i entitled to part of equity on house if we divorce ?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Clare replied 8 years ago.
hi
given the length of your marriage the starting point for division is 50/50 of all asets whether they are in joint or sole names - and indeed you maybe entitled to more depending on your actual needs
claire