Starting Fresh: Interior Design and Decor Tips for Divorcees

There is no doubt that going through a divorce is a logistical mess with one of the main questions being “where am I going to live and how do we split up our stuff?”

Whether you’re moving out of your shared apartment or home after a divorce, or staying in the shared space and your partner is moving out, there can still be a positive spin on this momentous change!

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Protecting Your Future Before, During and After Divorce

In the midst of divorce, it is only natural to become overwhelmed by your emotions.

Ending a marriage, even under the best of circumstances, is hard. Often spouses feel deeply disappointed and afraid, and this disappointment and fear can naturally turn into anger at the other spouse.

As friends and family rally around to offer support, they sometimes make the mistake of criticizing the soon to be ex. All too often friends will try to build one party up by tearing the other party down.

Lawyers are notorious for offering support in this manner, encouraging parties to fight for more in...

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Divorcing and Selling Your House? Tips for Finding The Right Realtor

Written By Realtor, Michele Shuman | MS Property Partners @ Keller Williams Beverly Hills

Divorce is complicated, especially if you need to sell your home.  And, it is also probably the hardest thing you will have to do together, while separating your lives.

I really didn’t want to start a blog post like this, but it’s true. When over 50% of couples end up divorcing, how can it not be hard?  

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Selling Your House Before a Divorce: A Surprisingly Good Idea

If you're anything like most Americans, the house you live in is the single most expensive thing you'll buy in a lifetime. It might also be community property, which can be a source of real stress when you're getting a divorce. Unlike your bank accounts, debts and shared frequent flier miles, a house can't really be evenly split between divorcing spouses, which means that you or your spouse can buy the other out, or you can sell the house and divide the sale proceeds.

In this blog, we’ll look at why selling your house before filing for divorce may actually be your best bet:

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Moving Homes After Divorce: How to Find a Qualified Moving Company

People move when a significant life event happens: birth, death, marriage, new job, new school and divorce.  Moving during or after a divorce is one of the most stressful times of someone’s life. However, moving also means a new life and fresh start.

When it comes to choosing a moving company, reputation is crucial; a great reputation saves you time and money. To uncover a moving company’s reputation and experience, you need to ask key questions. Asking critical questions not only uncovers a wealth of knowledge about the company and helps prepare you for moving day, but a little extra...

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