Revise ownership of personal property and real estate

Life’s Financial Journeys

Heading Off to College
Getting Out on Your Own
Blending Two Lives
Having a Child
Emptying the Nest
Entering Retirement
Death of a Life Partner
Military Life

Vehicles, boats and real estate are assets for which the ownership is titled through local and/or state government. If a divorce decree stipulates a change in the ownership of any such asset, this change will not take affect legally until the title is transferred to the owner as designated in the decree.

The following resources may assist you in revising ownership of personal property and real estate:

Keeping or Selling The Marital Home Upon Divorce

Three Ways to Handle a Home After Divorce

10 Hidden Costs of Keeping the House After Divorce

Divorce Tasks

1. Dividing assets and debts
2. Revising your spending plan
3. Managing your health care plan
4. Managing continuing financial arrangements with an ex-spouse
5. Protecting your loved ones financially if you were to die

Dividing assets and debts Subtasks

1. Deal with joint credit accounts
2. Revise ownership of bank accounts
3. Revise ownership of personal property and real estate

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