My apologies for the delay
Any such new property would form part of the assets that the court considers.
However it would not necessarily be seen as an asset to be shared - and of course any loan you have taken out to fund it would also have to be taken into account
Please ask if you need further details
Yes - better still if you ensure that friends/family agee a formal loan agreement
The agreement between you and the person lending you the money should be dated after the separation