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Rights if you or your partner own your home

This section explains what to do if you and/or your husband, wife, civil partner or partner own your home and your relationship breaks down. It looks at who has rights to stay in the home, what happens if you or your partner wants to sell the home and who is responsible for the mortgage.

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