If one spouse inherits a home free and clear, is the value of having no mortgage imputed against spousal support to lessen the amount awarded?

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Asked on August 31, 2018 under Family Law, California


M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

Assets owned are one of the factors taken in to account when a Judge decides the issue of alimony in a divorce in California, for both the payor and payee spouse.  But that is just one of many factors.  I would strongly suggest that you seek legal consultation on the matter.  Good luck.

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