Scenario.... Bob and Jane are married and live together in Melbourne. Jane had purchased the ppor in her name prior to getting married to bob. They live in this house together. Bob needs to move interstate to Perth to live for the next 5-6 years as his new role of work is there. Jane will continue living in Melbourne as her business is there. They will stay married as they have this thing called "love". Bob wants to buy a house in Perth as it's cheaper to buy than rent. Bob will live in Perth. Jane will live in Melbourne. They will see each other on a regular basis when ever possible. Can bob make the purchase his ppor? Can bob and Jane each hold a ppor each. And when bob finishes up in 5-6 years sell his house and not pay capital gains tax? Then bob will eventually move back with Jane. Will Jane's ppor be affected if they sell down the track in say 10 years. Will they need to pay cgt on Jane's house?