I love you, but hands off my house...

I love you, but hands off my house…

Buying a home with your other half is a common step in many relationships, but taking the plunge in both love and property can become an expensive undertaking if the romance sours.

Taking legal precautions can help avoid financial burdens, however more than 50 per cent of Australians still believe that buying property with a girlfriend or boyfriend is too risky, according to a recent survey.

Conducted by, the survey also found that around 35 per cent of respondents thought only married couples should take out a mortgage together.

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