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I signed a real estate contract, but I noticed that my legal

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I signed a real estate contract, but I noticed that my legal name was not used, but my nickname was used. Is this contract binding?
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Canada Law
Expert:  Debra replied 10 months ago.

Hello! My name is***** you for your question. I'm reviewing it now, and will post back again shortly.

Expert:  Debra replied 10 months ago.

Was this done in error?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I suppose so
Expert:  Debra replied 10 months ago.

Then the contract is still fully binding.

You can amend it and you should certainly make sure that title is taken in your legal name but this is certainly not grounds for having the contract set aside.

Does that answer your question?

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
We are the ones selling the property
Expert:  Debra replied 10 months ago.

Then you have to sell even if you were hoping you can change your mind.

I am sorry about that.

Expert:  Debra replied 10 months ago.

Is there anything more I can help you with at this point in time?

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