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Thanks - I hope I do not have the same problems in future if asking the seller solicitors for the NOPL amounts. (a bit scary not being allowed to know how many thousand is owing before purchasing)FYI: Last year I bought a repossessed auction property (the Housing Association refused to tell me the NOPL amount before my purchase) and I was told I had to pay approx. £3K for someone else's debt as auction properties are bought "as is" (no conditions), so there was no way to get the seller (the bank) to pay their liability.
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