Should I Move Out Or Stay In The House?
Advice From an Experienced Family Lawyer
A divorce sends shock waves through all aspects of a person’s life.
One of the first and most pressing questions that comes up at the start
of the process is, “Should I move out or can I keep my house?”
At the law firm of
Anne E. Raduns, P.A., we understand that this is a life-changing question. We will work with
you to make certain that the consequences of your decision are carefully
considered. While the family home represents a significant financial and
emotional investment, the decisions made about it also have an impact
on other aspects of the divorce.
“Should I move out or can I keep my house?” will be one of
the first questions you ask us. We’re ready to answer it.
Call us at (352) 310-8235 or contact Anne E. Raduns, PA
online so we can carefully review your situation. Our services are available in
Spanish. Reach out to us today.
What Does My Consultation Include?
The Risk Of Domestic Violence
If you believe that you or your child is at risk of domestic violence from
your spouse, that will definitely impact the answer to the question, “Should
I move out or should I stay in the house?” However, you should not
feel bullied. If you want to stay in your home, we can help you obtain
restraining orders requiring your spouse to move out.
The Impact The House Will Have On Child Custody
Keeping the home provides a familiar place for your children. However,
sometimes moving out makes more sense. You may have to move for work reasons,
We will make certain that your
goals regarding child custody are carefully balanced with your goals regarding whether or not you should
stay in the family home. We’re here to look out for your best interests.
Your Ability To Afford The House
While your divorce is pending, we will help you address temporary spousal
support and temporary child support, as necessary. Moving forward, it
is important to understand how decisions regarding whether or not to keep
the family home impact
spousal support, child support and
property division. We will look at the big picture, including looking at your income and
how it relates to the costs of maintaining a household.
Making difficult decisions regarding your future? Call Anne E. Raduns,
P.A., at (352) 310-8235 to schedule a confidential consultation. We will
help you preserve your most important relationships.