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I am selling my car wash and the person buying it wants to pay to do some improvements like landscaping and putting in more equipment before closing. Does this constitute any type of posession ?
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No, this does not constitute possession if he merely wants to make improvements on the vehicle, but the title is still in your name. However, he can try to claim later that you were going to pay him for that work even if he does not close on the deal. So to avoid this, you and him want to enter into a valid contract that specifically states that the work he would be doing does not give him possession of the vehicle and he knows that he would not get payment for it and does not expect payment.

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