The entertainment news media is abuzz with speculation about a possible separation and divorce of Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon. The couple has twin children. Carey and Cannon have both been busy with their work, and are mostly living on opposite coasts. They have now put up their Bel Air mansion, purchased for $6.975 million for sale and expect to be paid $12.99 million for it. Given that the house has seven bedrooms and other amenities that make it ideal for family use, the news has only furthered speculation about the possible divorce.Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon

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When a couple is planning to divorce and wants to split the assets amicably, they can often do so by selling their house and splitting the cash proceeds. This is much easier than trying to decide who gets to keep the house and how it should be valued.

Many people are not sure what happened to Mariah Carey? Why did she stop making incredible music? Why did she seem to stop seeking to remain on top of the pop icons in contemporary America?

If you are planning a divorce and want to do so amicably, you still need to consult with a divorce lawyer who will be able to represent you during negotiations. This will ensure that you get a fair share of all common assets.

When a couple has been married for years, there are many issues such as child custody that need to be settled. One way of simplifying the process is to sell commonly held assets such as the house they shared as a couple and just split the proceeds. This can ensure that there are no lengthy bargaining sessions and no one is hurt in the process. By untangling the finances first, it also leaves the couple that is splitting emotionally free to deal with the other areas of their lives.

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While divorce can be difficult and painful, it can be made easier if you consult with an experienced divorce attorney who can help you negotiate with your former spouse.