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Home under contract only with a $2500 deposit (good faith) however we found a completed more suitable unit nearby and want to get out of the original contract. Is this possible?

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Ordered numerous upgrades for home under contract. However, their completion estimate is way off and our original realtors agreement with us expired 12/10/2017

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Lawyer: LegalKnowledge, Attorney replied 6 months ago

Good morning. Outside of finding another home which you like better, is there any basis for which you now want to walk away? Does your contract have a damages clause?

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You can request a call on the phone and the site does charge an additional fee for that if you desire.

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