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Latent Defects

What are Latent Defects

The following are examples of latent defects which a seller should bring to the attention of the Estate Agent and the potential buyer. Latent defects are defects that the seller are aware off, that cannot be seen with the eye.

  • Leaks in a flat roof house
  • Geysers not working
  • Faulty plugs
  • Cracks in swimming pool
  • Pool pumps not working
  • Stove not working
  • Wall cracks
  • Taps not working / leaking
  • Cracked toilets and hand basin