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we own our home out right, if we file Bankruptcy would we loose our home ?

1 Answers. Asked on May 22nd, 2017 on Bankruptcy - Michigan
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We are thinking of filing Bankruptcy because we are so depressed in our lives and have been for years, we own our home which is only worth around 80-90,thousand, its the only thing we have, if we file will we loose our home ?
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Answered on May 26th, 2017 at 6:40 AM

If your home is without a mortgage, you can only protect about $44000 of equity (about $56,000 if one of you is oer 65) against joint debts. If your debts are not joint, you are in much better shape. See a good local bankruptcy lawyer. Good Luck.

David J. Hutchinson 106 N. 4th Ave Ann Arbor, MI 734-930-9000 dave@davehutchinsonlaw.com

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