Archive for Feb 2012

WHO’S LIABLE FOR YOUR LEAKING ROOF?

You buy your dream house, you settle in, all’s well. Until it rains, and the roof starts leaking. Who’s liable? The law, and the limits to voetstoots First, determine whether the leak problem is a latent defect, i.e. one that “would not have been visible or discoverable upon inspection by the ordinary purchaser”. Next, check the precise…

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