What can you do if seller fails to disclose a leaky basement?
With all of the rainfall that has hit Missouri lately, you might have a leaky basement. Sometimes sellers of homes know that the basement has leaked during heavy rainfall but hide that information from the buyers. Typical causes of action asserted in failure-to-disclose litigation are breach of contract, negligence, and violation of the Missouri’s consumer protection statute, the Merchandising Practices Act (MPA), Mo. Rev. Stat. § 407.010, et seq. The fact that a sale has bee