My partner and are parting I have land in my name owned seperatly before we got together no written prenup verbal

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Customer: My partner and are parting I have land in my name owned seperatly before we got together no written prenup verbal agreement witness
JA: What are the basic terms of the prenup?
Customer: No written prenup but verbal agreement land is mine now she wants half
JA: Where are you located? Prenuptial rules vary by state.
Customer: New Zealand West Coast Greymouth
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Customer: We got house mortgage and overdraft to sort but land main as have with equity in house after over draft and credit card
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HiI am a New Zealand lawyer based in Wellington and will help you with your question today. Please give me a minute to read the question
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If the land was separate property when you married and was not used as relationship property then it is likely to be separate
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We have 3 children together
Mortage 110 000
Our denbts 37 000
Vaule house 200 000 to be valued
What a fair offer to buy her out
She wants 100 000
I not answer her
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I would think $30,000 after payment of the joint debts and mortgage. Is the house in poor condition? That doesnt seem much

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