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17 Jul 12 #343699 by rubytuesday
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Can anyone help?

Married 40+ years, both retired with pensions in payment - his is slightly more than hers, but she also receives a private income from a family-based business (owned by her extended family).

They own a property in Wales, jointly own another in Malta, and a third property in Malta is in her sole name.
She is refusing to even discuss the idea of selling the Welsh property and wants to retain the Maltese houses as well. He wants to sell the Welsh house so he can start afresh.

He suspects that she will not be forthcoming with all the financial details of her private income and any other assets she may own (she spends long periods in Malta, months at a time).

What can he do re the sale of the Welsh house, and the financial disclosure?

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17 Jul 12 #343701 by dukey
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I suppose he needs to do the same as all others in his situation, file form A and do the AR dance, sworn form E a years bank and CC statements for a start and leave it to court to decide, I don`t suppose she would agree to mediate, i know its pointless if his wife wont disclose, it seems a real shame after being married for 40 odd years, its as long as i have lived :(

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17 Jul 12 #343707 by rubytuesday
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I take it, as there are no dependent children in the house, he could force the sale of the house in Wales if she won''t agree to sell?

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21 Jul 12 #344482 by biswabm
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Malta, a beautiful region located in the middle of Mediterranean Sea has been attracting tourists and investors since long. According to the scenario seen till date, Malta Property and Malta Real Estates have seen a high jump when the international real estate for sales improves. The properties for sale were more of small apartments as compared to large apartments which have more selling prices. Currently, Malta Real Estate market is on rise like other international real estate market. Over past few years, it has been seen growing but in the middle of it, the real estate in Malta had slowed down and the prices have changes marginally.

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