Tampa, FL asked in Divorce for Florida

Q: What are my rights as a single parent and owning a home with my husband ?

Bought a home with my husband, we decided not to be together and he left me with the home. I was a stay at home mom with 2 kids, neither of the children are his. Our home isn't paid off. I was left with noway of paying for the bills and don't have a car as well. Not sure what my rights are as far as keeping the home.

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Sarah E. Kay
Sarah E. Kay
  • Tampa, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: The answer to your question will depend on several factors including, but not limited to, whether or not you and your husband will be or are getting a divorce and each of your respective financial circumstances. You should consult with a qualified family law attorney who can explain the options available based on your unique circumstances.

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