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my ex husband is selling his house where his son has lived

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my ex husband is selling his house where his son has lived since the age of eleven and payed since starting work he is now 37 ,can he claim some money as he is being made homeless
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: 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.
has his son been living with your ex all this time?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


yes ,lee has lived in the same house since he was eleven ,and shared bills ect since he started work,he has his partner with him and my granddaughter was born there eleven years ago

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Has he paid anything towards the mortgage or any improvements to or alterations to the property that has increased its value
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


200 pounds per month

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
was that for bills as well?
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


yes only for electric

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Then I am sorry but there is no claim that your son can make against his father.
All he is entitled to is Reasonable written notice to leave - in the circumstances at least two months
I am sorry to give such bad news - please ask if you need further details
Clare
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

hi I asked lee what bills he paid he said 1/2 the gas bill all food and electric,1/2 tv liscence but not water bills these were paid on top of 200pounds amonth

Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Sadly this does not change the position
Clare
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