The Matrimonial Home

What do I need to know/do if I’m representing a couple selling their matrimonial home? The question is simple, and answer not so much. Here is what you must determine: Is the property, in fact, a ‘matrimonial home’ as defined in law? Section 18 (1) of the Ontario Family Law Act, 1990, defines matrimonial home … Continued

The Matrimonial Home: Some Basic Facts

If a property is a matrimonial home, does the non-owner spouse sign both the spousal consent and sign as one of the sellers? When is spousal consent required? What is a matrimonial home? Following are some facts to keep in mind when representing a couple selling their matrimonial home. This is provided for information purposes … Continued