Q: Hello, I purchased a property prior to getting married, in San Juan. Does my husband need to sign if I want to sell it?
I want to sell but he doesn’t and we are going through a divorce. I live in New York. Does he have any claim towards the property? It is a condominium. Thank you.
If you have a prenuptual agreement and/ or aquired the property prior getting married (like you wrote) the property is privately own by yourself under Puerto Rico property law. But in the absence of a prenuptual agreement, any income might be considered share property. There are other factors to be considered to keep that income untouched.
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