FAMILY LAW: MARITAL HOME: NONMARITAL ASSET: PASSIVE APPRECIATION

Kaaa v. Kaaa, ___ So. 3d ___, 36 Fla. L. Weekly S129 (Fla. 9/30/10)

The Florida Supreme Court concluded that “when a marital home constitutes nonmarital real property, but is encumbered by a mortgage that marital funds service, the value of the passive, market-driven appreciation of the property that accrues during the course of the marriage is a marital asset … Click To Read Full Case Law Review...