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Thanks for your question. I am a solicitor in Scotland. I will be helping you today. Your house is your own. Only in very limited circumstances would your partner have a claim for a capital payment which might involve the equity. Those circumstances are where your partner has contributed to the relationship in such a way that she is financially disadvantaged on her exit from the relationship to the extent that she should be compensated for that. Examples would be if she had made a substantial contribution to a refurbishment or if she had given up a job to being up a child of the relationship. You can see the operation of this law by looking online at section 28 of the Family Law (Scotland) Act 2006 and the UK Supreme Court judgment in the case of Gow v Grant. I hope that helps. Please leave a positive rating on the star rating system on your screen. That will allow JustAnswer to credit me for helping you today.