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Family Law - Marital property - Equalization or division - Partition and sale of real property - Deductions from proceeds

Thursday, November 17, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the wife from a decision ordering her to pay 25 per cent of the real estate commission payable on the sale of the former marital home. The parties had entered into a settlement agreement that was incorporated into a consent order which was silent on payment of real estate commission. Pursuant to the order, the wife was entitled to a specified lump sum payment for her interest in the marital home payable from the net sale proceeds. While the wife claimed she was not...