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I paid a deposit for a café and I cant afford the overheads

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I paid a deposit for a café and I cant afford the overheads so I want to pull out can I get my deposit back
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  propertylawyer replied 10 months ago.


Have you entered into a lease and paid a rent deposit? Or is this some other kind of deposit, being held to ensure you complete the deal? Can you provide further information so that I can assist. Thanks.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I have paid 10,000 deposit to buy a café I have not signed anything and have no receipt all I have is my bank statement with the bank transfer on it.
Expert:  propertylawyer replied 10 months ago.

Thanks. Can you elaborate. Who was it paid paid too? What were the terms of the deposit? Was is paid on exchange of contracts? Rent deposit? I need more information please in order to advise you.

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