In his 12 days of Christmas property tips series, eMoov’s founder and CEO Russell Quirk offers advice on all things property related as his gift during this festive season. In each episode, he offers thoughtful advice on one question about the property industry.
On the eighth day of eMoov’s 12 property tips, Russell Quirk advises on what an estate agent is required to tell a potential buyer. The answer: Everything. According to the Property Misdescriptions Act of 1991, it is the duty for the estate agent to know anything about the property down to neighbourhood disputes and death in the home.