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New South Dakota Real Estate Legal Questions & Answers

Do I have to pay an agent his percentage if he did nothing except put a for sale sign in the yard?

If the property sold to someone who had seen the property while the contract …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

how to back out of house purchase agrement

There is no way out of a home purchase agreement except-- 1) In accordance …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Is the seller bank responsible for damage that happened from a storm after my purchase agreement was signed?

The issue is not when the agreement was signed, but when did title or …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

Can we sell?

Legally, you can do a "for sale by owner" (often abbreviated FSBO): there is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 year ago

If it wasn't disclosed that the washing machine and other appliances didn't work should the seller have to pay for it?

If the seller knew or logically must have known (that is, any reasonable seller …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 2 years ago