Wesley Chapel, FL asked in Child Support for Illinois

Q: Can I co-sign house in Florida if I pay child support and arrears in Chicago

I have a child support case in Chicago but live in Florida. I am current but have arrears I am paying Also monthly. Can I co-sign on a mortgage loan in Florida. without getting lien on the house

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Cheryl Powell
Cheryl Powell
Answered
  • Mt Vernon, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Can you? Maybe. Should you? No. Why would youj want to co sign on a house that does not legally belong to you and in which you have no right and no legal recourse if you end up being the person making the payments?

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