What can I do if a buyer backs out of a signed contractI had a buyer contact me and made an offer for his buying firm. I accepted, we signed documents. Then I received news they were backing out. Can they do that? November 28 2013 - US0YesReport 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.