Property Division Archive

The house, car, business, retirement, student loan debt, marital debt... These are just some of the items that will need to be divided in a divorce.

 

Below you'll find articles on many different aspects of property division.

 

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Must Read Articles about Property Division

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How Does Divorce Affect 529 College Savings Plans?

By Laure E. Shapiro | October 31, 2018

When you and your spouse set up a 529 College Savings Plan, you probably thought it would be a great way to help your child handle expensive college costs. After all, the tax-deferred savings plan would help take some of […]

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What Happens to a Mortgage During Divorce?

By Laure E. Shapiro | September 26, 2018

You will need to continue paying your mortgage during divorce proceedings, at least until you know the final decision and who will gain possession of the home. You may be able to get temporary orders for possession of the house, […]

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5 Important Property Division Considerations in Gray Divorce

By Laure E. Shapiro | June 12, 2018

A “gray divorce” carries added stress for couples over 50 who must divide the property they accumulated together over the years before they go their separate ways. If you are over 50 years old and contemplating a divorce, make sure […]

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How can I prepare for property division?

By Laure E. Shapiro | March 8, 2017

Are you wondering how your property will be divided in your upcoming divorce? Although it is largely up to the parties involved, every state has statutes that address this. For that reason, you will likely need help making good arguments […]

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How to Divide Motor Vehicles in a Divorce

By Laure E. Shapiro / March 6, 2019

If you and your spouse have collected valuable cars throughout your marriage, it may be difficult to divide them in your divorce. It is our experience that a property division lawyer can help couples with significant vehicle assets. Read on […]

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Dividing Rental Property During a Divorce

By Laure E. Shapiro / December 5, 2018

If you and your spouse acquire rental property during the marriage, then it is considered marital property regardless of how the property is titled.  If divorce ensues, you and your spouse have several options for dividing your rental property. Options […]

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How to Value a Business for a Divorce

By Laure E. Shapiro / December 4, 2018

While there are several ways to approach valuing a business during a Denver divorce, we leave this to experts who regularly appraise businesses for divorce or sale. We have trusted appraisers and experts we enlist when necessary to put a […]

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529 College Savings Plan

How Does Divorce Affect 529 College Savings Plans?

By Laure E. Shapiro / October 31, 2018

When you and your spouse set up a 529 College Savings Plan, you probably thought it would be a great way to help your child handle expensive college costs. After all, the tax-deferred savings plan would help take some of […]

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Valuing Collectibles & Antiques for a Divorce

By Laure E. Shapiro / October 25, 2018

Dividing marital property can bring a great deal of stress to couples going through a divorce. The stress intensifies when it comes to valuing collectibles and antiques for purposes of a divorce. You and your spouse have a right to […]

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