Q: I am currently engaged and purchasing a house in AZ. My name is solely on the mortgage. I will close on the house 2
Weeks before we get married. What is the best way to take Title in order to protect myself if we were to get divorced in the future?
A: To protect yourself in the event of a divorce, it would be good to take title in your name alone as an unmarried man and then follow up with a well drafted ante-nuptial agreement that is negotiated and signed before your marriage takes place. I recommend consulting with an attorney prior to your marriage. Once your attorney knows all the facts there may be other action to be taken that will be of help.
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