What is considered the marital date of separation in California?
Date of separation is the date on which each spouse’s \u201cearnings and accumulations\u201d are no longer considered community property and, from that point forward, are considered their separate property, as stated at Family Code section 771.
How long do married couples stay separated?
You and your spouse may remain legally separated for the rest of your life if you both choose to do so. Studies indicate that the overwhelming majority of married couples who legally separate get divorced within 3 years of their separation.
How do I get my ex wife out of my house?
You usually do this by filing a quitclaim deed, in which your ex-spouse gives up all rights to the property. Your ex should sign the quitclaim deed in front of a notary. One this document is notarized, you file it with the county. This publicly removes the former partner’s name from the property deed and the mortgage.