If a buyer backs out of a signed offer is given can you keep the deposit.We had a signed offer on our 3 yr old home. An inspection was done (no issues with the home). 3 days later the buyers decided they did not want the home because of "discrepencies" they found in the homeNovember 18 2010 - Westport00YesReport 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.