An article regarding Can a Text Message be Considered a Real Estate Contract? was published by McPherson on November 17, 2016. Here is something to consider when communicating back and forth regarding a potential purchase or sale..

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In March 2016, one company sued another for breaking an agreement that was made via text message.
The buyer and listing broker discussed the buyer signing a final letter of intent and sending a deposit check to the seller to sign.
In Massachusetts, where both companies are based, text messages can form a legal, binding contract.

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