Office: 165 Pretoria Avenue, Ottawa ON. K1S 1X1

Phone: 613.238.2801

Fax: 613.238.4583


royal lepage


Who gets the family home?

By Robert Hof

From Mark Weisleder’s newsletter…

Who gets the family home when a marriage breaks down?

When a marriage breaks down, one of the major questions for a couple is how to deal with the matrimonial home. On the one hand, there may be a desire for one spouse to stay in the home with the children, to provide some family stability. However, due to the tax advantages relating to the matrimonial home, legal advice should be sought before making any decisions. As the attached article indicates, there are many issues, including division of assets, support and taxation that will have to be determined. Click here to read the article:

Leave a Reply