Exhubby was suppose to get our home soley in his name and he has failed to do so. I am the primary borrower.

Exhubby ws ordered in seperation maintance to get our home soley in his name. He has failed to do so, There has been plenty of time to do so. Now, im on a time crunch im getting married and pregnant and trying to get a house of my own. He is tying up my credit line. Should i get an atty.? and will he be responsible for lawyer fees. Also, he has my ex SIL AND BIL living @ the home would i ahve to evict them. And do i have permission to put the house up on the market without his permission?

Asked on May 30, 2009 under Family Law, South Carolina

Answers:

B. B., Member, New Jersey Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

I'd say it's time to take the order that said he had to get your name off the house, bring it to a lawyer (the one who got it for you, if possible), explain all the facts of your situation, and get reliable advice.  One place to look for an attorney is our website, http://attorneypages.com

I'm not a South Carolina lawyer, and facts you haven't mentioned could make a big difference.  But it is usually the case, with something like this, that at some point, either the refinancing (the real key to this) either happens, or the court runs out of patience and orders the property sold.  This can be hard, and you really need an attorney to put your case out in the best possible way.


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