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My husband of 22 years moved out a year ago. He then paid half

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My husband of 22 years moved out a year ago. He then paid half of the mortgage until March of this year. Since 27th March he hasn't contributed any money towards the house. I am going to file for divorce, does this go in my favour?
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.
Do you have any minor children at home?
Is the mortgage a repayment mortgage or an endowment one
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Good Morning
We don't have any children.
It is a repayment mortgage.
Regards
Samantha
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How much capital have you repaid since March (not including interest payments)
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
The monthly mortgage payments are £1300.
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How long has the mortgage been running?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
About 8 years
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
What are your comparative incomes?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I am not working due to my injury, I haven't worked since October 2013.
I don't know what he earns any more, he is self employed, but averaged between £40-50k
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How much is the house worth and how much is outstanding on the mortgage?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
The house is for sale at £515,000
There is £200,000 left on the mortgage
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
How much does a one bedroom property in the same general area cost to buy?
Clare

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