I paid a deposit on the property i was p...

Asked by Miss Petro on 06-11-2014 16:13:29
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Mpumalanga

I paid a deposit on the property i was prepared to rent, 2 weeks later i got a cheaper one, now the agents do not want to give me back the money for the deposit. I asked them to deduct a cancellation fee is needed but we never signed any documentation whatsoever we just agreed that I will sign the contract when I pay the rest up front. But Ive made numerous phone calls, went to the agents office to no avail. Please assist me.

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