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Springing a Leak ” or a Lake(?!?) ” Before Closing

Winter 2019 One-Two Punch: Record Snow Followed by Thaw, Heavy Rains [Editor’s Note:  The views expressed here are solely those of Ross Kaplan, and do not represent Edina Realty, Berkshire Hathaway, or any other entity referenced.  If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney.] In the wake of this week’s soaking rain and relatively...
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Springing a Leak — or Lake(?!?) — Before Closing

Home Seller, Buyer Options In the wake (literally) of record-setting rainfall locally last month, it’s a good bet that thousands of formerly dry Twin Cities basements — and previously well-functioning roofs — sprang a leak (or two).  See, “Seattle East.” Statistically, it’s further likely that at least a couple hundred of those homes are under...
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