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I BEGAN A HOUSE BUILDING PROCESS WITH A LOCAL COMPANY, WE

I BEGAN A HOUSE BUILDING PROCESS WITH A LOCAL COMPANY, WE GAVE THEM 3500 IN EARNEST MONEY IN MARCH, I WAS DEMOTED FROM MY JOB IN JUNE AND SENT THEM A LITTER STATING THAT FROM OUR COMPANY. I HAVE ALSO AQUIRED A LETTER FROM THE BANK STATEING I KNOW LONGER QUALIFY FOR THE LOAN AMOUNT. THE BUILDING COMPANY HAS A TERMINATION AGREEMENT AND EARNEST MONEY RELEASE OF EARNEST MONEY, BUT I NEVER SIGNED IT. WHAT IS MY OPTIONS? THIS WAS NOT A CASE OF COLD FEET AND I HAVE EXPLAINED THIS NONE STOP.

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My father's estate has problems with neighbor. One (1) ): He

My father's estate has problems with neighbor. One (1) ): He put a fence up without a permit and which blocks the Estate's driveway Two (2): He paved his private road without a permit and made it higher making it so that a car is not able to get into the Estate's driveway without tilting over. Three (3): He yelled and screamed at real estate brokers to get off his private road so that agent and buyer were unable to walk the property. What are the behaviors in this scenario that could rise to tortuous interference with a real estate contract?If Estate hung on to the property while the Court decided this, can the neighbor be liable for the difference in the appraised value, the mortgage payments, court costs, and legal fees while the court was being decided?If the property was sold and the suit was not limited to forcing him to take down the fence or to regrade the driveway but instead the central issue was the interference with the contract for sale, could the Estate remain an interested party?

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I signed a real estate contract under the influence of

i signed a real estate contractunder the influence of strong narcotics after surgery. Can I cancel the contract due to this reason?

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I recently bought a 1991 townhouse and the disclosure form

I recently bought a 1991 townhouse and the disclosure form said roof 2008 and the real estate listing had "newer roof" published. The home inspector estimated the roof to be older (12 -15 years), but when we questioned the age, the realtor called the seller who said yes, that is was put on in 2008. He seemed to accept this. Then, just two weeks after closing, several shingles came off of the roof.After I had them repaired, the roofing specialist said the roof was in very poor condition. I had another professional roofer come out and he said I would need a new roof within 1-2 years as the shingles looked inferior and it was not done in professional manner. I contacted my realtor about this issue and that I felt the roof was both misrepresented by the real estate agency and the seller. I contacted the township to find that no permit was issued for a new roof. My realtor contacted the seller who said her son had hired a roofer friend to do the job and he oversaw it. He provided a 2008 cancelled check that his mother wrote out to him, an email from him to his mother laying out the cost, and a signed statement from a neighbor that saw the new roof go on in 2008. My issue is not so much that it did or did not go on in 2008, but the condition of the roof. If I had known I would have to put on a new roof on a house that was represented as having a "newer roof" I would not have paid close to the asking price. What is my recourse in this matter? One last thing, my realtor and the seller have been friends for years. Does this play into this situation? Thank you for your advice!

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Quick Question. red real estate agent, red a great

Quick Question. Hired real estate agent, hired a great photographer to take pictures. I don't remember who he was and I lost his business card. No way of finding him.We fired the real estate agent he wasn't doing his job. We offered the real estate agent money to for the pictures and he refused, we then offered him more money and he never responded.Can we use the pictures or is there a big penalty? I just want to use the "make me move" application on Zillow. I can get new pictures done but the ones we already have are great and we can avoid all hassle.Is this a huge issue? We were willing to pay.

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To whom ever, I am selling a small motel here in New Mexico.

To whom ever,I am selling a small motel here in New Mexico. The closing date was set for the 25th.(Friday),however we have changed it to the 24th.(tomorrow). Myself as well as the Buyers knew that the closing could be anytime this week. Now that one of the parties so happens to be stuck in a snow storm in Denver,Co. and is unable to even leave the house in order to sign and fax her signature, I have to wait until Monday the 28th, to receive the funds due to me. I have already made promises to people that it will be paying them by Friday or if funds do not clear,possibly Monday. the buyers so far have gotten everything they wanted,now this. To me this is not fair. the wife who is stuck in Denver should have been here before the storm arrived. What can I do? I need the money now and I want to be finished with the motel.

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Ill try to simplify without story behind the question. If a

Ill try to simplify without history behind the question. If a brother & sister gained ownership from a parent ie of a home via a quit claim deed. 9 years later, the sister signed a for sale of real estate contract AS IS. But the brother's signature was forged, & the brother was not in the US for months surrounding the sale activities . the brother did not see said contract , nor had the sisters Realtor communicate or give a copy of the contract to the brother. said Realtor did not leave a copy of the contract with the deaf disabled unsound person -sister. The Realtor faxed a copy of the sisters signature & forgery of the brothers signature immediately to GB Esq who the buyers attorney ( fax banner shows this) soon after, The buyers atty GB Esq via unclean hands, sued both brother & sister , naming both brother & sister as defendants on the one complaint filed from BG Esq ...the said petitioner / the buyers atty. . If the brother's attorney K Esq office, after 4months time passing , K Esq called the petitioner/buyers /opposition's attorney GB Esq ... asking for service of suit be delivered to K esq and K esq accepted service of the suit 4 months later .....ie only via the brothers atty. Ken Esq .& specifically to this question ... this atty Ken Esq did not represent the sister, and this Ken esq's office was the only place of the process service ... so then , was the sister served legally., within a reasonable time period?

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If my brother never signed a " FARBAR aka "

If my brother never signed a " FARBAR aka " Florida board of Realtor Assoc & Florida bar Assoc approved form" but my brothers attorney not mine was process served. So I ask :1.) , how can I be legally served also? FYI we owned a home together via a quitclaim deed. a QUIT CLAIM my atty. e-filed for me. MY atty Z esq paid the doc stamps, added via electronically his law firms name address, to be returned to , adding THIS DOCUMENT IS PRODUCED BY Z ... ESQ.2.) per FS 95.031 the SOL's ran, so the quitclaim was self cured 5 or 7 years after my atty Z esq e filed it. But I was sued , forced to create a new quitclaim , altering the grantors & grantees. bUT THE QUITCLAIM WAS SELF CURED BY RULE OF LAW, BUT i WAS SUED ANY WAY.

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If I fail to pay the balances required of a contract of real

If I fail to pay the balances required of a contract for sale of real estate in Illinois and the contract is terminated, what legal remedies will the seller seek against me?

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