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My name is Clare
I shall do my best to help you but I need some further informtaion first
How much would a one bedroom property in the same general area cost to buy?
1. The Court will look at all the assets her and abroad. Since there are enough funds to ensure that you are both adequately housed - so whilst you may be
ordered to sell the house you will certainly be left with enough to purchase an alternative property
2. You are required to pay Child Maintenance at 12% of your gross income. There may also be a limited liability for spouse maintenance for a period to allow her to find a job.
3. It is unlikely that the minor savings will have to be divided.
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I am sorry I did not make myself clear.
The total assets are roughly £450,000
Whilst the starting point for division is 50/50 the fact that you brought almost all the capital to the relationship means that you can argue strongly that you should
certainly retain sufficient to rehouse yourself plus a little more - so she would keep her house and her savings and you woddl have to pay her a limited lump sum
In fact I do NOT think she will get 50% of the assets - I would hope that a 65/35 split in your favour is possible.
It is not the length of the marriage - it is the existence of the child that is relevant
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