If I had a contract accepted by text is it legal in Georgia

I presented an offer and the listing agent
said it seller was taking our offer then
took another offer

Asked on June 15, 2016 under Real Estate Law, Georgia

Answers:

S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

In order to have a valid offer, it must be definite and include essential terms, which would identify the parties, the subject matter,amount to be paid, and time for performance.
A contract requires an offer and an acceptance. The acceptance is effective upon dispatch by any reasonable mode of communication which would include text.


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