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I'm in Florida and bought a 100 year old house 4 months ago.

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I'm in Florida and bought a 100 year old house 4 months ago. The realtor ordered 1 inspection for termites but I found out that the original inspection recommended electrical plumbing and hvac all of which have failed. I'm up to 50000.00 out of. Pocket and would never have bought this house had I know I was going to be out all that. Is the realtor liable for not getting the inspections that the original inspection clearly indicated the need?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  MIAMILAW1127 replied 10 months ago.

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Unfortunately, it is the buyer's responsibility to order all necessary inspections and perform all of their own due diligence. That obligation does not fall on the realtor.

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