Sedona, AZ asked in Real Estate Law for Arizona

Q: When is a Seller's Property Disclosure required by law?

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Adam Martinez
Adam Martinez
  • Mesa, AZ
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: Under Arizona law, a seller is required to disclose any material issue concerning the property or that may affect a buyer's decision to purchase the property (with a few exceptions). Some written contracts provide for the use of a specific form that a seller may use to disclose such issues to a buyer (such as a Seller's Property Disclosure Statement). However, unless required by the terms of a specific contract, such a form is not mandatory, as long as the seller complies with its legal duty to disclose all material issues.

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