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Clare, Family Solicitor
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, I am living with my girl friend of 6 years in a rented

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I am living with my girl friend of 6 years in a rented house. We have a 5 year old daughter and Leonie has a 9 year old from a previos relationship. If i was to take out a mortgage in just my name would leonie have a claim to it we should every separate ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
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Assuming that she makes no financial contribution to the property then she will not have a financial claim on the property - however she could have a claim under Schedule 1 of the Children Act for the right to live in the property (without you) until your daughter is 18
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