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I am selling a park home and the site owners are claiming 10%

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I am selling a park home and the site owners are claiming 10% of my selling price.
This is a private sale, the site will not be empty,as the buter will be moving in the day I leave, so there is no loss of income to the site owner.
Can they do this?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

On what basis are they claiming the 10% ?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

When I bought the home 2 years ago I agreed to abide by all rules & conditions of the park and the 10% rule was in the agreement

Expert:  UKSolicitorJA replied 3 years ago.
Thank you.

I am afraid if the 10% payment is in the agreement with the site owner, then you are bound by it if the agreement is still in force.

You may try and negotiate a lesser payment in settlement of their claim, but if they refuse to accept the lesser offer, then you will be bound by the 10% payment as per the agreement with them.

Can I assist further?