No love lost here.
The term "deadbeat" is a well-known and often used depiction used in the family law realm to describe parents -- most often dads -- who for allegedly impermissible and unlawful reasons don't step up to the plate to fully satisfy their court-ordered child support obligations.
A commentator in a recent legal article on a key business agreement terms that contract "foundational" and, indeed, it is hard to view it as being anything other than that.
A million bucks.
When the supply is low and the demand high, getting into a bidding war might be the only way for you to buy the home you want. To be successful, you will need to engage the services of a knowledgeable realtor. To be sure you are on sound legal footing, you should also seek the help of an attorney experienced with Connecticut real estate matters.