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This Q&A raises the problems which can arise when a relationship has broken down and the ownership of the couple’s jointly owned property needs to be resolved. What in theory should be a straightforward matter can quickly become complicated as each party adopts entrenched positions in respect of what may be the most valuable asset owned by the couple and which must now be divided to provide separate accommodation for each of them. Often the only way to resolve the matter is to sell the property on the open market so that the best price might be obtained. After any mortgage lending has been redeemed and the deduction of estate agents, legal and other costs, the proceeds are then divided between the parties in shares which they have hopefully been able to agree.
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