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We were buying a new build house and paid £5000 deposit to

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We were buying a new build house and paid £5000 deposit to secure the sale, we were supposed to exchange contracts on friday 13th, but my conveyancung company were still waiting for a copy of the Building Regs and Architects Certificate, the seller was not happy and gave us until Tuesday to exchange, them we received an email saying they were not selling to us ( there were issues we had with thencand the build) We were supposed to complete Monday, as they have pulled out we are now homeless on Monday. Can we sue them for our costs and rental accomodation?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Ash replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you.Just to be clear you have not exchanged contracts?Alex