If I signed a contract with a real estate broker to find a buyer for my condo and have requested a copy of the contract but the broker refuses to give to me, is this contract now void?

Asked on October 23, 2015 under Real Estate Law, New York


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

No, a contract is not voided by the failure of one party to the contract to have a copy of the contract; and it also is not legally required for a party to a contract to give a copy of the contract to the other party. You are still bound for the term of the contract even without a copy of it.

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