We purchased a home in Dec. that sale was contingent upon the well water being good. The reason for that was that, this home had just fallen out of escrow due to arsenic in the water.with the seller installing a brand new NASA looking filtration system prior to our making an offer. We had that contingency put into the contract. Close to the close of escrow, the well went dry. Sellers dug a new well and we were assured that the well would be hooked up to the new system and we would have good "safe" water.per the contingency. Escrow closed prior to final test results , with verbals and emails stating it would be fine. that the system would be working "as intended". The final test result had not come in yet and we were all waiting but everyone closed and moved. We have been working with the water treatment guy and now he says he can not get the system to work. Everyone KNEW my concerns for that water. Last contact with the Seller and seller broker about the water was,, That my husband and I should be happy that we got a new well and just pay the 8k to have a RO system installed. I DON'T have that kind of money and in the mean time, we have poisoned water. Also, this water is VERY HIGH levels. Who?? Where do I go from here ? All this time I have been trying to work with the water system people, he had been trying.. Now he says that is it.. I believe I need to sue the Seller? The Sellers broker? I believe the contract for the equipment was between her and the water guy, That "my" contract for purchase home with safe water , the seller? Is the seller responsible for the water to be safe under these circumstances? (Sorry I do not understand the pay thing. It wanted a "down payment" I sent that. I do not know how it works after that.
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