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I bought a house from an auction site called Hubzu. the

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I bought a house from an auction site called Hubzu. the house was sold as is.. They did not tell the the lot floods. Its in a C zone but the particular lot does flood and has had flood insurance claims.
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Texas Galveston County
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: yes, I closed on it. was planning to flip it, not Im 90K in debt and dont think I can sell it
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: i guess thats all
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Barrister replied 6 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is ***** ***** I am a licensed attorney and will try my best to help with your situation. There may be a slight delay in my responses as I research statutes or ordinances and type out an answer or reply, but rest assured, I am working on your question.

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Was this a foreclosure house that was sold at auction, or a bankruptcy, or estate sale, etc.?

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Who owned the house prior to you?

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What is your legal question I can help with tonight?

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thanks

Barrister

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