Can you close on a home if your divorce is not final in Texas?
No. Texas is a community property state any purchase of real property should not occur until the final divorce decree has been granted. The exception would be if the property is being purchased jointly by unmarried persons, and the co-buyer whose dissolution of marriage is pending is not named on the title/deed to the property itself.
How do you remove an ex-spouse off a Texas home title The house was mine prior to the marriage I have a pre-nup and the final divorce decree returned the separate property back to me?
Your divorce attorney should have assisted you with obtaining a deed from your ex. You could contact that lawyer and ask assistance now. If your ex will not execute a deed that conveys their interest to you then you can obtain a certified copy of the final divorce decree that ordered the return of the property to you and record it in the land records.
Can your spouse remove furniture from the home before the divorce is final if he does not live in the home any longer in California?
If your ex still lives in your home and you are still having sexual relations does that nullify the divorce?
I don't know about the legal side of it, but it sounds like the two of you have nullified the divorce in the way that really matters. If you are getting along that well, maybe you should talk to your lawyer and have the divorce nullified on paper too. Answer Having sexual relations with or residing with your ex-spouse will not nullify a divorce. Some other action must be taken. A divorce can be dismissed…
in the state of Washington can I legally change the locks on my house. My husband left in Sept. 2013 and we have filed for divorce. There is still 60 days waiting period left before the divorce is final. He has taken his personal belongings, but still will let himself into the home when I am not there.