What's not on the property title may be important
In West Vancouver in 2007, on the advice of her REALTOR®, a property seller checked to see if there was an underground fuel storage tank on her property.
There was and the seller had the tank removed and the contaminated soil remediated. The bill was $202,963.07.
The seller had bought the property in 2001 without using the services of a REALTOR® and had been told by the previous owner that the tank had been removed or decommissioned.
The seller sued...