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-Whose name is ***** ***** in?
-How much is the value of the property and what is the outstanding mortgage?
Thank you for confirming. As you are not married and in the absence of a formal agreement that your contributions increase your share of the property, legally you are both only entitled to a share in accordance with how title is held - so if it is as joint tenants it will be in equal shares. If you have assets to buy out his share then you can propose this and have a document drawn up where only you will benefit from the property and be liable for the mortgage.
In the event that such course of action cannot be pursued, as he is not living there he is able to claim what is called occupational rent as he is not having the benefit of use of the property and occupational rent should be assessed on a relevant proportion of a fair rent.
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