We can’t answer your alimony question from the facts you present. Please read the alimony information here on the site.

The house, if titled jointly, is marital property that will likely be divided.

Lee S. Rosen
Board Certified Family Law Specialist
The Rosen Law Firm
4101 Lake Boone Trail, Suite 200
Raleigh, North Carolina 27607

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my wife has a college degree and her own business, but her income is only $1000 monthly. Do i have to pay alimony and how much? When we were married I had a home i sold and an ira that i cashed in to build a home do i have to split this money with her after the sell of the house or do i get my money back i put into the home that i had aquired before marriage?