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Q: Seller failed to disclose notice of bringing property up to code at time of sell, can I seek monetary loss?

I purchased a property in 2013. Seller informed us that an addition to the property was added by previous owner (seller purchased property with addition) which was not permitted. Seller failed to mention that the city had given notice to property owner of obligation to bring addition up to code... View More

Eva Giordano
Eva Giordano
answered on Jan 23, 2016

If the seller received a notice to bring the property up to code and failed to disclose that to you during the sale, yes, you can seek a monetary loss for this. Before talking to an attorney, however, review your sale file. You should have received a document filled out by the seller called a... View More

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