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Transfer of Property - Can it be so I am confused

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11 Oct 12 #360311 by louie33
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Ex husband states my solictor has requested the property is placed in my name fully.
This has been discuss with my solictor, since my ex husband left I have sadly aquired gained bad credit record.
I don''t think it is possiable to have the property, in my name because of this.
Could someone please, state weather this is humanly possiable.
Or is my solictor going through the motions with my case or am I missing somehing

Please advise I am confused:blink:

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11 Oct 12 #360312 by LittleMrMike
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Well, is it not this - that if you are going to live in a property you need the income to do so.

If you cannot afford to live there, then other solutions must be sought - but at the end of the day you must live somewhere, and the object of the exercise is to make sure that both parties, both you and your husband, have a home.

Since you give no further details, it is impossible for me to offer further comment.

LMM

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11 Oct 12 #360507 by louie33
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Dear All

I am expecting to recieve mainteamce of 500 per month, and spousal support of 100 a month for 18 months and a lump sum of 12500.
I can pay the rest of the houshold bills and the children are 9 and 10 years, support would be paid in mainteance up to yougest has left full time education.

any ideas please/ advice

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12 Oct 12 #360558 by LittleMrMike
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Louie,

Be careful. You have to be realistic here.

You say you are going to receive spousal support for 18 months. And then ?

You could apply for an extension, unless the Court order prohibited it but you must, I repeat, must apply for it BEFORE the 18 months expires - not afterwards, that is too late. And there is no guarantee you''d get it.

Do you work ? Can you claim tax credits ? What benefits are you entitled to ? You are aware, I take it, that a lump sum would reduce your benefits, or some of them ?

I think you need to do a pretty rigorous look at your finances post separation. And I think you need to do that before agreeing to anything. To agree to a settlement which will leave you short is a recipe for trouble.

I recommend that you have a benefits check with a CAB. It costs you nothing, and it''s always a good idea to see how much you could legitimately get in benefits.

In your situation, if I were getting spousal maintenance limited to 18 months, and for the sake of the argument that was reasonable ( which it may or may not be ) I would ask that after 18 months you ask for it to be reduced to a nominal order rather than discharged. That means if you fall on hard times you can ask for it to be revived. You must think about this before a judge does, because, if I were a judge, I''d insist on it. And I think you may find that a judge won''t sign it off without it.

Louie, you must be realistic. Don''t rush into this.

LMM

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13 Oct 12 #360796 by louie33
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Dear LittleMike

I am receiving some tax credits at the memoment and from what I am gathering the spoursal support would have an impact on this
I am recieeving all that I am entiled too, and thourghly look at outgoings and income.


I am just keen to have everything over and see in the new year.

I have no money left to fight and my solictor has been paitent to get have me as his cilent for this long.

So I am not to rush at this I know and give it all away, but took six months for ex husband to hand and complete his form E and now the end may be here I just to have a good night sleep.

Thanks

Littlemike

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