On Mon, 14 May 2007 9:57:52 -0500, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Because it would be a blank cheque (sorry, that's Canadian for check) to
>anyone whose property value declined for any number of reasons. YOU
>would be the reason the property declined, not general market weakness,
>not because the neighbour forgot to paint his porch for 25 years and not
>because the neighbour's house was built over a sacred burial ground.
>Your proving otherwise would be very expensive, so much so that it might
>be cheaper to just pay the difference and shut up.
>Not sure anyone wants to sign a blank check like that.
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Exactly right, and that was my point. If you are not willing to take
that (considerable) risk, how can you ask your neighbors to?
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