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Why you should consider a home inspector before you buy - Fin24

Home Inspection - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:33

Fin24

Why you should consider a home inspector before you buy
Fin24
This could include hiring a home inspector. Graham advised the buyer to make it conditional in the offer to purchase for a satisfactory home inspection to be done by an independent inspector. This will empower all parties to renegotiate the deal based ...

Safe and Sound with Boggs Inspection Services - southsoundtalk.com

Home Inspection - Mon, 04/30/2018 - 13:01

southsoundtalk.com

Safe and Sound with Boggs Inspection Services
southsoundtalk.com
But with the purchase of his new home, he knew he wanted a professional with experience to give a thorough inspection. Rick says he would not have known about some of the things his inspector from Boggs Home Inspection was able to point out. Things ...

Home inspections help buyer avoid surprises | The Spokesman ... - The Spokesman-Review

Home Inspection - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 01:02

The Spokesman-Review

Home inspections help buyer avoid surprises | The Spokesman ...
The Spokesman-Review
Home inspectors are charged with finding the smallest to biggest problems with the interior and exterior of a home for a prospective buyer in hopes of helping them make the most informed decision and offer on a potential purchase.
Homebuyers eschewing inspections in cutthroat marketYahoo News Canada (blog)

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Selling a home for the first time? Know the market and what costs to expect to avoid frustrations - The Spokesman-Review

Home Inspection - Sat, 04/28/2018 - 01:02

The Spokesman-Review

Selling a home for the first time? Know the market and what costs to expect to avoid frustrations
The Spokesman-Review
For first-time sellers, putting a home on the market can be a daunting and stressful process that involves staging the residence, scheduling open houses and navigating home inspection and closing costs. The average cost to sell a Spokane home priced ...

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Real Estate Guide 2018: Ace Your Home Inspection - 5280 | The Denver Magazine

Home Inspection - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 14:37

5280 | The Denver Magazine

Real Estate Guide 2018: Ace Your Home Inspection
5280 | The Denver Magazine
Real Estate Guide 2018: Ace Your Home Inspection. Local experts weigh in on which imperfections you should live with and what flaws should you have the courage to walk away from. By Jeff Waraniak | April 27, 2018. 5280.com · The Realist's Guide to ...

About the House: What is my home worth? You're aksing the wrong guy - Sturgis Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 12:53

About the House: What is my home worth? You're aksing the wrong guy
Sturgis Journal
The gist of a home inspection isn't to give the purchaser a valuation of the property. That's what appraisers do. I am not an appraiser; they are completely different animals. Appraisers look at the selling prices of “comps,” which are properties ...

The Many Satisfied Customers of Boggs Inspection Services - ThurstonTalk

Home Inspection - Fri, 04/27/2018 - 07:00

ThurstonTalk

The Many Satisfied Customers of Boggs Inspection Services
ThurstonTalk
One of the most common sentiments expressed by customers is the overwhelming peace of mind that comes along with have their home inspected by a reputable home inspection company. A first time home buyer, Libby's realtor recommended Boggs Inspection ...

Managing the Ups and Downs of First-Time Homebuying - TAPinto.net

Home Inspection - Thu, 04/26/2018 - 21:08

TAPinto.net

Managing the Ups and Downs of First-Time Homebuying
TAPinto.net
In my opinion, the toughest part of buying your first home is the home inspection process. You find a home that you think is perfect and it is right in your price range and you tell your realtor you like it and want to make an offer. At that point, you ...

Take a Closer Look - Quad-Cities Online

Home Inspection - Wed, 04/25/2018 - 23:06

Quad-Cities Online

Take a Closer Look
Quad-Cities Online
ASHI publishes a standards of practice and a code of ethics, outlining “what you should expect to be covered in your home inspection report.” The group also publishes a detailed question and answer section on its website at homeinspector.org. “Buying a ...

Winning a bidding war is not always just a money game - Washington Post

Home Inspection - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 06:58

Washington Post

Winning a bidding war is not always just a money game
Washington Post
“Having a well-known and reputable lender who can call the listing agent on weekends or after hours to licensed home inspectors who can jump in the next day to do a pre-home inspection. It also helps to go through the underwriting process with the ...

Socks or shoes for the home inspector? - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Home Inspection - Tue, 04/24/2018 - 04:17

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Socks or shoes for the home inspector?
Minneapolis Star Tribune
I've been shocked while doing a home inspection, and so have a few other people on my team. Fortunately, we were wearing rubber-soled shoes in almost every case. This made the shocks painful, but not too serious. The only time that one of our ...

5 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make - RisMedia.com (press release)

Home Inspection - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:03

RisMedia.com (press release)

5 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make
RisMedia.com (press release)
(TNS)— A home inspection is an assessment of a home's condition. Home inspectors not only identify problems with houses; they can give buyers information that will help them with the upkeep. “We want to teach them how to maintain the property because ...

5 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make - RisMedia.com (press release)

Home Inspection - Sun, 04/22/2018 - 11:03

RisMedia.com (press release)

5 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers and Sellers Make
RisMedia.com (press release)
(TNS)— A home inspection is an assessment of a home's condition. Home inspectors not only identify problems with houses; they can give buyers information that will help them with the upkeep. “We want to teach them how to maintain the property because ...

Ask Angie's List: Have a budget ready for emergency repairs - Reading Eagle

Home Inspection - Sat, 04/21/2018 - 22:05

Reading Eagle

Ask Angie's List: Have a budget ready for emergency repairs
Reading Eagle
Even if you're not planning to sell your home, a home inspection can provide insight into what systems are most likely to fail soon, and it will typically cost only a few hundred dollars. An inspection can't offer guaranteed protection against hidden ...

What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Home Inspector - ZING ... - Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)

Home Inspection - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:12

Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)

What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Home Inspector - ZING ...
Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)
If this is your first time buying a home, here are a few things you need to look for and be aware of before hiring a home inspector.
Tips for first time homebuyers | The Daily Courier | Prescott, AZThe Daily Courier

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When buyers decline to hire a home inspector - Daily Herald - Chicago Daily Herald

Home Inspection - Fri, 04/20/2018 - 05:04

When buyers decline to hire a home inspector - Daily Herald
Chicago Daily Herald
Q. I've been a Realtor for nearly 11 years, and I encourage every buyer to hire a home inspector. A good inspection gives them the information they need and protects everyone in the deal from legal problems later. Unfortunately, I've had buyers who won ...

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NBC10 Boston Responds: Flippin' Mad - NECN - NECN

Home Inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:28

NECN

NBC10 Boston Responds: Flippin' Mad - NECN
NECN
Flipped homes are at an all-time high. These are properties that are bought, renovated and sold within a matter of months and while they can be money makers for sellers, there are potential pitfalls for buyers.

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Real Estate Purchase Agreements: 7 Things Home Buyers Must Check—or Else - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:31

Realtor.com News

Real Estate Purchase Agreements: 7 Things Home Buyers Must Check—or Else
Realtor.com News
... like selling a property they already own," says Jimmy Branham, a real estate agent at the Keyes Company in South Florida. Contingencies can also include a home appraisal, home inspection and mortgage approval. Why it matters: Contingencies protect ...

Dana Dratch: 5 home inspection mistakes buyers and sellers make - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Home Inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:16

Dana Dratch: 5 home inspection mistakes buyers and sellers make
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
A home inspection is an assessment of a home's condition. Home inspectors not only identify problems with houses, they can give buyers information that will help them with the upkeep. “We want to teach them how to maintain the property because it's the ...

 
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