Q: Bought a lot that advertised utilities in place and Found out that no utilities are in place
A: Check your purchase contract. It might say that no other statements, advertisements, etc. are binding - only what is specifically stated in the written contract that you and seller signed. Use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local real estate attorney to review the contract and advise if you have a fraud claim.
Bruce Martin Broyles agrees with this answer
A: Based solely upon the information provided, you may have a claim for fraudulent misrepresentation. However, the contract could have language in it negating any representation made by the seller, or the lack of utilities may have been open and obvious or readily detectable upon a reasonable inspection, which may alter your ability to recover.
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