Watts v Morrow [1991]


  • A house was overvalued where a surveyor failed to disclose defects in the house


  • Should the cost of repairs be awarded, or the diminution in value due to the defects?


  • Difference in value awarded


  • Minimum loss
  • No easy formula to calculate damages, look at each case individually
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