Seller Disclosure

When a home seller sells a property the seller must disclose hidden facts. Seller disclosure can include previous damage, homeowners association fees, or any number of other things. Look here for more information about what is required in seller disclosure.

Home Builder Disclosure Didn’t Predict Association Budget Deficit

Home builder disclosure didn’t predict association budget deficit? If the builder knew the disclosures were false, talk to an attorney. By: Ilyce Glink and Samuel Tamkin Q: I have a question about the ethics and any legal issues you see …

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Seller Disclosure Form – Was Your Seller Truthful?

Was your seller truthful on the seller disclosure form? How to prove your seller knew about previous issues in the house and didn’t disclose them.  Q: I recently purchased a home in Aurora, Illinois. I received the sellers’ disclosure form …

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What is Seller Disclosure? Required Disclosures When Selling a House

Do you know what a seller disclosure is? Home buyers should go over the required seller disclosures before making an offer. As a buyer, you’ve got find out everything you can about the condition of a home before you even …

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Problems With Seller Disclosure: Moving a Manufactured Home

If your are having problems with seller disclosure about moving a manufactured home, you may have a legal case against the seller. Q: We have a problem. My son purchased a manufactured home last year at the age of 21 …

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Real Estate Disclosure: What a Condo Seller Must Tell a Buyer

A seller must tell a buyer through a real estate disclosure about any issues affecting the condo’s value, but not all issues. Q: I bought a townhouse condo four years ago and it has just come to my attention (by …

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Seller Disclosure: What Needs To Be Reported?

Q: My husband and I purchased our first home in 2011.The home is a four-story town house located in Washington, DC. First built in the 1880s, it has had many owners and updates. After purchasing the home and living in …

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Seller Disclosure Lawsuit May Not Be Valid

Q: I inherited a nine-unit apartment complex from my father, fixed it up, and sold it about six years ago. The buyer, who is a licensed real estate broker, is now suing us and our agent, claiming we didn’t fill …

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Seller Disclosure May Not be Required for Old Repairs

Home buyers and home sellers beware, seller disclosure may not be required for old repairs. Home sellers may not be required seller disclosure for old repairs on a home for sale.
Home buyers and home sellers should consult with a real estate attorney with seller disclosure experience for a qualified legal opinion of if seller disclosure requires old repairs.

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Seller Disclosure Laws May Allow You to Sue for Fraud or Damages

Seller disclosure laws may allow homeowners to sue for fraud or damages of recently purchased house. Home buyers that discover fraud or damages in new home may be allowed to sue under seller disclosure laws. Homeowners should contact a real estate attorney to discover if they can sue for fraud or damages under seller disclosure laws. After purchasing a house and finding damages a homeowner can sue for fraud under seller disclosure laws.

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Do Seller Disclosure Laws Require Disclose of Suicide to Buyer?

When selling a home, you may be required by law to disclose some important information about the real estate before completing the transaction. If you are unsure on whether you need to disclose a piece of information, research the subject or contact a real estate attorney.

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