Is it breach of a sales contract when a ...

Asked by James on 30-10-2020 11:59:54
Question posted in the Property Law category relating to KwaZulu-Natal

Is it breach of a sales contract when a seller of a house has held up the process by 7 months by not declaring that a L&d was not done. And did not attempt to start it until the documents was required. Note the person's estate was registered 7 years ago and has neglected to wound it up.

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Posted by Att. Patrick on 02-11-2020 18:23:52

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Surely the identity of the seller is then wrong?

It might be a breach, but it also might not be. It really does depend on a number of factors. 

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