My parents were married in community of ...

Asked by Kylemiranda on 22-02-2021 18:44:27
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to Gauteng

My parents were married in community of property after 22 years of marriage, we lost our house and he walked out on his family and took everything we had left from cars to money. For 5 years we couldn't find him anywhere and didn't pay any maintenance also. My mother spoke to the legal team at the bank explaining the situation and they said they would try get hold of my father. My mother did an affidavit regarding this matter, not being responsible for debts. Almost nine years later the debt collectors are phoning my mother daily regarding the house payments, which she cannot afford to pay and because they can’t get hold of my father, they keeping phoning her. How will she be able to go about this situation and get this off her hands and into my fathers hands 

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