A recent Huffington Post Divorce article detailed ten things that people should consider before filing for divorce. The sixth suggestion made by the author is to think about what you want to do with the home.
Less than five years ago, when parties in a divorce case figured out how to divide their assets and liabilities, a big question that needed to be answered was, "how do we split the equity in the marital home?" The recent downturn in the housing market has made answering that question almost obsolete. Family law parties now have to deal with dividing the debt owed on the marital home.
Contact a Tampa family law attorney to discuss how best to resolve all of the issues regarding the marital home.