Excellent article from Fox Business about selling the house during/after/as part of a divorce. Most of the time the house is the biggest asset in the divorce. And what to do with it is the biggest headache. Many times neither party can keep it because they cannot afford it on one income. Selling it in the current market is also a pain.
But many times selling is the only option - even if both sides take a loss. There are many reason for this fact. Check out the Fox Business article Divorce Your House When You Divorce Your Spouse for a great discussion on this topic.