Author and divorce blogger Lois Tarter recently wrote a post regarding a new, fun way to help you move on from your marriage– a home makeover! You may have the place to yourself now, and the way your house/apartment looks may remind you of your husband or wife. It may not be the smartest time to invest in a big renovation or new home, but there are cheap ways to do it right. [Read more…]
One of the many decisions you must wrestle with during a break-up or divorce is whether to remain in the family home or move out. This is more complicated than it may appear at first. There are a number of considerations. [Read more…]
Perhaps the greatest challenge in a divorce is deciding who gets to keep the house. In fact, the battle over the house can be the most emotionally draining experience of your life.
So how do you make your housing transition go more smoothly? Firstly, don’t take any action until you’ve hired a qualified family law lawyer who can guide you regarding all the legal and financial issues about the family home.
In most states, neither spouse can force the other to leave the home while still in the divorce process. Unfortunately, continuing to live together under the same roof in the midst of a divorce can cause untold stress and tension for husband, wife and any children involved. [Read more…]