Buyers

Common Questions for Buyers

Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

What To Offer

Best Home for You and Your Family

Consumer Household Safety

Energy Saving Tips

Home Inspections

Living Well and Stress-Free

Hiring a Real Estate Appraiser

Title Insurance

Home Warranty

Homeowners Insurance

To Downsize?

To Upsize?


Sellers

Common Questions for Sellers

22 Questions

Determining Market Value of Your Home

How Long To Sell My Home

Listing with a Realtor®

Am I Priced To Sell


Finance

Mortgage Information

Getting That Perfect Mortgage

Get Pre Approved

How Much Do I Qualify For

Avoiding Irresponsible Lending

Managing Home Equity Lines of Credit

Protect Your Biggest Purchase


Home Improvements

Value of Home Improvements

Painting

Staging Your Home for Sale

Staging Your Kitchen for Sale

Staging Your Living Room for Sale


Moving

Planning Your Move

Hiring a Moving Company

Moving with Children

Self-Moving Advice and Tips

 

Home Inspections

Buying a home may well be the largest financial investment you will ever make. Naturally you will want to know as much as possible about the property before you finalize the purchase at closing.

It's important to hire a knowledgeable, independent home inspector for advice on the overall condition of the property, Contact Us and we will put you in touch with a trusted professional. The purchase contract usually requires specific time periods for each inspection, and it's critical that these time frames be met. Usually the cost for any and all inspections and re-inspections are paid by the Buyer. Prices can range from $350 to $500 for whole-house inspections.

Some examples of common inspections are:

  • Structural - Defects caused by poor construction, soil movement, water or drainage conditions, settlement, fire, etc.

  • Environmental Hazards - Including asbestos, lead-based paint, radon gas or any other toxic material.

  • Roof - Can include framing members, decking and shingle condition.

  • EMP - Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing - Should include electrical and plumbing systems, built-in appliances, heating and cooling systems, swimming pool/spas, sprinkler systems and security systems.

  • Septic and Wood Burning Systems - Ask if your inspector is licensed to conduct septic and WETT inspections.

Many companies specialize in only one area of inspection, and others will group several together and offer a package price. Whichever route you go, assure yourself you're getting the inspections you need. Many can be found in the yellow pages or Contact Us and we can provide a list of several of each to choose from.

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9919 Biggs Avenue
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