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Fri Jul 16, 2010
Scott A. Nelson answered:
You need to have an attorney look at all your contracts. Only an attorney can answer legal questions.
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Thu Jul 15, 2010
Scott A. Nelson answered:
You really should have an attorney review any contracts you have with tenants as well as your purchase and sales contract to see what's expected of you & possible solutions.
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Thu Jul 15, 2010
Heidi Zizza answered:
You need to ask a lawyer regarding the 5 months rent. You are technically not supposed to be collecting and Im betting if hes in jail you are not getting it from him. As far as the security deposit it has to be returned to the tenant jail or no jail. ... more
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Thu Jul 15, 2010
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Thu Apr 1, 2010
Carl Greenler answered:
I would consider starting your search by the end of Jan. It takes on average 2 months from signing P&S to closing, and you will need time to look at properties.
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Thu Dec 1, 2011
Territory Real Estate answered:
Hi Mike,

This unit does belong to Bowen Elementary and the Chestnut Hill towers are officially in Newton, not Brookline. You can search properties by grade school or I can send you a list if you prefer. Our website has every active MLS listing updated daily at Let us know how we can help! ... more
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Mon Jan 11, 2010
Cameron Piper answered:

Before you seek recourse there are two things to think about. Most agents write something like buyer/buyer's agent to verify all dimensions and most MLS disclose that "information deemed reliable but not guaranteed."

Second, you will want to measure the house yourself. There is a lot of latitude in measurements since realtors aren't architects and don't create blueprints from their measurements. Some people measure to the outside of the wall and some to the inside. Do yourself a favor and be as generous as possible in measuring your house and see what you come up with. If you are even close the the 4K area, I would focus my time on more fruitful endeavors.

In the end this is a question for an attorney. You will want to find someone who can help you with misrepresentation.
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