When can the seller turn off the electricity?
02/23/2017 | Author: TAR Legal Staff
Your seller may have moved out of the property, but he can’t cancel the utilities just yet. Paragraph 7A (Access, Inspections, and Utilities) of the TREC contract requires sellers to provide access to the property at reasonable times, allow the property to be inspected by inspectors selected by the buyer, and have the utilities on for the duration of the contract period. If the property is vacant and the utilities are already off, the seller must have them turned back on.
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