Q: Bought a house with an ex, she's refusing to sell
We have kids together so I let her stay there now she has a guy coming over and staying anything I can do to stop him from being able to move in my house?
A: There is a simple solution. Force a sale of the house through a partition action. If the property cannot be evenly split, which is very difficult with single-family residence property, the court will order a sale. Get a free consultation to confirm your situation works for a partition action, but it should be relatively straightforward. You cannot generally prevent another co-owner of the property from having guests though.
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