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Not told about suicide in property

I bought my house last year and have only just found out that someone commited suicide in the house less than a year before. Legally should I have been informed of this? I wouldnt have even considered the property if I'd have known. The house is a stigmatised property now and I know it won't be as saleable in the future.

Asked on May 12 2016, General in Yorkshire and The Humber | Report content

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  • It's not a standard question on the pre-contract enquiries form, if you didn't ask, why should anyone be obliged to guess what will spook a potential buyer?

    Answered on May 13 2016, Report content
  • That’s a shame, but nobody is obliged to tell you I’m afraid. Jeff.

    Answered on May 23 2016, Report content

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