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Hello thank you for helping me and I have a question I signed a contract that agrees that I pay $4,000 with the proceeds from my house that I signed a quit claim deed on (and it was rent with the option to buy). He claimed these remodeling costs are what I owe him it was a three-year contract after one year he told me he thought I was going into foreclosure and I didn't have the proper insurance which is untrue. I didn't know what my rights were he did not honor a final walk-through and still lived there when he had me sign it so I thought if I did not sign it he could have intentions for ill will since we hadn't agreed from the beginning. I have social security disability and Owned this home since 2005. My question is before someone can default on my mortgage and Institute a foreclosure to force the sale of my home, can I have proper representation?
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I had agreed for him to clear my pastor and he did tell me he would have to take up the barbed wire fence, he took it with him when he moved out. My neighbor was even surprised he told me it was probably in my barn, I looked it wasn't there. He also took a trellis broke a few things tore my shed down did not replace it, and the list goes on, he did not replace the upstairs bathroom with baseboards and the tile is completely unfinished with Hardie board still there with no tile in the linen closet. Damaged my basketball hoop that was in the driveway. I can't even close my garage door has no lock no latch nothing. I hope you can give me some advice as to what I should do, thank you in advance for your help... Sincerely, ***** *****
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
The reason he originally made a new Contract is because he insisted that I breached my contract, he insisted that I was in Foreclosure and that I didn't have the Proper Insurance, BUT I DID ! I kept telling him I am not in Foreclosure never been in Foreclosure.... I did not Breach my Contract and I Always Carried Proper Insurance, but he went ahead and did this Contract anyway...... I thought why is he doing this, I have no clue okay but he's moving out of my house and I want my home back. If I need to hire an Attorney that shows from the very beginning that I never gone into Foreclosure and I have always carried the proper Insurance then and now. Does not that counteract what I did after this because I felt like I had to sign it..... It's like a little scary for me for him to assume that, because that never happened....!
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My other question is since he's giving me so much grief about this because I can prove I was not in Breach of my Contract with an Attorney, maybe I should try to recoup the balance of what the remainder is on our contract? Or does that not matter now am I doomed?
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I did forget to mention that I am in the State of Killen, Alabama 35645. I grew up in Chicago moved out here in 2005. Originally from Chicago area suburbs thereof.

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