Asked in Divorce, Consumer Law and Real Estate Law for Texas

Q: I was in federal prison when my husband filed divorce he got the house I'm still on the loan how do I get off of it

1 Lawyer Answer
Brian Lehman
Brian Lehman
Answered

A: The loan and the division of assets are different issues. I would recommend talking with a lawyer about filing a motion with the court that requires your husband to take over your liability on the house. However, because the loan was from the bank, I do not believe there is anything more you could do to take yourself "off" the loan.

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