Can you be sued if you back out of a deal?I made a offer on this condo but I decided to back off due to complicated family issues; I am pretty much forfeiting my Ernest Money (1% of asking price) but I am hearing from my agent that the seller is considering suing...Is he just bluffing or does he have a case or ...?I appreciate your responses.May 30 2013 - Houston0YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.