Zillow Advice: Home Selling - Seller backing out of sale of home http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-backing-out-of-sale-of-home/507665/ Zillow Advice | Zillow Real Estate Depending on the State within ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-backing-out-of-sale-of-home/507665/ Depending on the State within which you are transacting, please have your agent consult an attorney who may take a first hand look at your transaction docs. An experienced office manager or broker may also be ale to tell whether the seller defaulted by neglect or not. Here in CA we often involve a C.A.R. California Assoc. of Realtor's attorney free of charge provided you are using a State licensed Realtor. Normally the only time I've known the board of arbitrators ruling in favor of a buyer is when he signed loan docs and committed to the property 100% in good faith. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 05:25:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-backing-out-of-sale-of-home/507665/ 2013-08-20T05:25:00Z I've never ever heard of ... http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-backing-out-of-sale-of-home/507665/ I've never ever heard of a court forcing a seller to sell their home to a buyer. If you want to know what your recourse is, you need to speak to an attorney.<br/><br/>All the best, Tue, 20 Aug 2013 02:14:00 GMT http://www.zillow.com/advice-thread/Seller-backing-out-of-sale-of-home/507665/ 2013-08-20T02:14:00Z