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by GaryS
23 Jun 2011 19:31
Forum: Buying Off-Plan
Topic: Bought off plan but big problems
Replies: 8
Views: 16154

Re: Bought off plan but big problems

Thank you Nigel, I think that is the only thing I can do - I have had nothing from my lawyer at all and I definitely haven't had a chance to defend myself!
by GaryS
21 Jun 2011 15:51
Forum: Buying Off-Plan
Topic: Bought off plan but big problems
Replies: 8
Views: 16154

Re: Bought off plan but big problems

Gary, Unfortunately the developer has obtained a court order enabling him to withdraw your contract from the Land Registry. I am certain that the developer's lawyer would have advised your lawyer that action was being brought against you. I see that we last discussed this more than 2 years ago. Has...
by GaryS
21 Jun 2011 15:03
Forum: Buying Off-Plan
Topic: Bought off plan but big problems
Replies: 8
Views: 16154

Re: Bought off plan but big problems

Hi Gary, Your developer cannot cancel the contract without your permission - similarly you can't cancel it without his permission. You could go down the litigation route - but you should get legal opinion on the matter before agreeing to this (I'm sure a local solicitor could read through you contr...
by GaryS
11 Jun 2009 11:41
Forum: Buying Off-Plan
Topic: Bought off plan but big problems
Replies: 8
Views: 16154

Re: Bought off plan but big problems

Hello Gary and welcome to the forum, Your present lawyer may have already negotiated a settlement with the developer on your behalf (the developers of other people who have contacted me are finding that their developers are insisting that they complete the purchase or face the consequences). Regard...
by GaryS
10 Jun 2009 15:30
Forum: Buying Off-Plan
Topic: Bought off plan but big problems
Replies: 8
Views: 16154

Bought off plan but big problems

Hi I am new to this forum and wish everyone well and hope that someone might be able to assist with my problem. In Jan 04 I placed a £15,000 deposit on an off-plan property with the idea (as suggested by an English estate agent) to sell the contract on after a year and recoup my money with a bit of ...