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Filing for Divorce? Here’s How to Decide Who Stays in the Family Home

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You’ve looked each other in the eye, announced your intentions, and are now ready to formally proceed with a divorce. In the weeks to come, a judge will likely set temporary orders to establish an interim parenting plan and provisional possession of the marital home, but that won’t help you figure out who’s going to sleep in the house tonight, or the next night, or the one after that.

As you prepare to file for divorce, use this guide to sort out a short-term living situation for your family”” and remember, always act in the best interests of your children.