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can I buy a house while getting divorce

Possible? Yes. A good idea? No. Anything you own or acquire while married--and while …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 days ago

Can I have a homestead exemption applied to my property tax bill retroactively?

No, unfortunately you cannot. A homestead exemption is something you must request: it is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 14 days ago

Is refinancing the only option?

1) There is no such thing as "unofficial" ownership: you own something or you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 18 days ago

Does a quick claim deed supersede a divorce decree?

A divorce decree is a court order; you cannot legally violate a court order, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 20 days ago

The owner right of the property

No, you cannot do that. Co-owners each have a right to the use and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 22 days ago