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Property Law Keyed to Kurtz
Hansen v. Stroecker
Citation:699 P.2d 871
In 1971, the plaintiff and the defendant’s husband signed an agreement entitled “Option to Purchase.” Under the terms, the plaintiff gave the husband $1,500 in exchange for a purchase option for seven parcels. The agreement did not state when the option was to be exercised. The defendant’s husband died in 1976. When the plaintiff tried to exercise the purchase option in 1980, the defendant refused to give him the deed.
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