what am I to do next in order to assure I do not lose the house. I wish very much to purchase and close on this house. My lawyer tells me that I must wait untile after the closing date to take legal action the seller is this true.
yes ok. Bolth my lawyer and the sellers lawyer have signed off on the purchass agreement. My loan person and real estate agent will testify to this. From what I have read on line there are actions called remedy of specific performance and a notice of penency to prevent trasfer of the property to a third person. how soon can I take action and where must I go to do so?
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