Do you have to include your house in a bankruptcy? 3 Answers as of August 16, 2010

I do not want to have to include my house in my bankruptcy. Is there a way that I can do that?

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Law Office of Barbara Seeley Curtis
Law Office of Barbara Seeley Curtis | Barbara Curtis
You should be able to keep your home. Contact me for more information.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 8/16/2010
David Nelson
David Nelson | David Nelson
You must include all of your assets and you must include all of your debts. Therefore, you would have to include your house.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 8/11/2010
Kevin Michael Muldoon
Kevin Michael Muldoon | Kevin Muldoon
You must include all of your assets and liabilities including homes. There are statutory exemptions to protect the equity in your home. Upon legal consultation you should be able to determine if your home is safe before you file.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 8/11/2010
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