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Hello, this is Jim and I am a dual-qualified lawyer (UK and Republic of Ireland) and happy to help you today.
It would be too late to have a declaration of trust prepared and signed. The fact you are married means that potentially the property is going to be shared, but the court would have regard to a number of factors under Section 25 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 - including your contributions (and his lack of payments), your ages, earning capacity, any children, and many more. If he agreed to no claim on the house then if you have something from him in writing, this would help. Finances are not severed between you both until that either a clean break order or a consent order is signed and approved by the court. If he agrees to no split then a clean break order can be done - and filed with the court once decree nisi is pronounced. This company can do the order for you and they file it too:
Just to be clear, even if he signed a separation agreement or some other contract now, it is not binding in the family court. The only binding document is a clean break order (if no assets to split) or a consent order (if there are).
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