Q: Can CA separate RE acquired before marriage be transmuted to community property because mortgage is paid by both spouses
A: The community can develop an interest in the separate property holdings of a spouse. The cases are on record for this, and I would suggest that you seek the advice of a qualified family law attorney to discuss the tracing of the funds and how the law works on this topic.
In my book, A MAN'S GUIDE TO DIVORCE STRATEGY, I discuss separate and community property and how they interact. The book is available on Amazon.com and my website, www.MensFamilyLaw.com as an e-book download.
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