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Category: Family Law
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I have recently divorced and we have a joint tenancy on a house

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I have recently divorced and we have a joint tenancy on a house worth £400,000, I am a male staying in the home with my 2 children a boy who will be 18 on March 1st and a daughter who is 20 both still in full time education for the next 2 years.
I have offered to subsidies her rent for 2 years and then buy her out can she force me to sell before the children complete their education
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is Clare
I will do my best to help you but I need some further information first.
is there an outstanding mortgage - if so how much is the Redemption figure?
What other assets and debts are there and what income do you each have?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Existing outstanding mortgage is £30,000 covered by an endowment policy maturing 2016.


Currently on pension as I am 67 debts including overdraft £7000

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
What income does your wife have?
Where is she currently living?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

She has no income and is currently seeking employment she is living between this home 2-3 nights a week and the remainder with her boyfriend


 

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How much does a two bedroom property in the same general area cost to buy?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

£150-£170,000