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Alex Watts : You should tell your solicitor who will tell the other side.
Alex Watts : You have a duty to be honest and open.
Alex Watts : You need to tell them and in effect give them a choice.
Alex Watts : If they exchange happily then they can pay for repair.
Alex Watts : they may ask you to put it right before exchange.
Alex Watts : I am sorry if this is not necessarily the answer you want and certainly not the one I want to give you, but I have a duty to be honest
Alex Watts : Can I clarify anything for you about this today please?
this seems more moral than legal. What happens if I say nothing? what's the worse that can happen?
Alex Watts : You could be sued because you didn't share the information.
Alex Watts : You have to be honest about the state of the problem. Imagine if it were you.
Alex Watts : You exchanged and found out that the seller knew of a problem before exchange but didn't tell you and would cost a few thousand to out right.
Alex Watts : Would you be happy?
Alex Watts : This is the issue here, you should disclose it.
Alex Watts : Can I clarify anything for you?
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