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can the court take my property, for personal dept that i o

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can the court take my property, for personal dept that i owe.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Scots Law
Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question.
What property do you own?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

a flat which i live in, i offered to pay a monthly some of £800 until the debt was cleared.but was rejected i'm worried that i might be left homeless.

Expert:  JGM replied 2 years ago.
Your property can only be taken off you if the creditor applies for and is successful in making you bankrupt. If that happens the trustee in bankruptcy becomes the owner of your house and could sell it to repay your debts.
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