Zillow Advice RSS: Question-Discussion-Guide,Buying Process,Bloomingdale- Washington- DC http://www.zillow.com/advice/Bloomingdale-Washington-DC/home-buying-buying-process/question-discussion-guide/ Zillow Advice search results | Zillow Real Estate Seller lied about the year the home was built. Solution? http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-lied-about-the-year-the-home-was-built-Solution/456454/ We bought a condo six months ago, and it is on the 3rd floor. Everything we received stated that the house was built in 1938 and that there was no new construction. Everything inside was new, so there had obviously been work to all of the units in the building.<br/><br/>After purchasing and moving in we realized that the building had been gutted in 2006 and that the third story was actually an addition at that point. We were told by the city's building inspector that because the third story was new, it should never have been advertised as 1938.<br/><br/>Is this true, and do we have any recourse options?<br \><br \>7 replies Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:47:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-lied-about-the-year-the-home-was-built-Solution/456454/ 2012-08-20T16:47:00Z