As a buyer, you are entitled to know exactly what you are getting. Don’t take anything for granted, not even what you see or what the seller or listing agent tell you. A professional home inspection is something you MUST do, whether you are buying an existing home or a new one. An inspection is an opportunity to have an expert look closely at the property you are considering purchasing and getting both an oral and written opinion as to its condition.
Beforehand, make sure the report will be done by a professional organization, such as a local trade organization or a national trade organization such as ASHI (American Society of Home Inspection). Not only should you never skip an inspection, but also you should be present with the inspector during the inspection. This gives you a chance to ask questions about the property and get answers that are not biased. In addition, the oral comments are typically more revealing and detailed than what you will find on the written report. Once the inspection is complete, review the inspection report carefully.
You have to demand an inspection when you present your offer. It must be written in as a contingency. If you do not approve the inspection report, then do not buy the home. Most real estate contracts automatically provide an inspection contingency.
The Kevin Crozier Team has great staff, and Natasha was fabulous! Jake (June 2019)
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Amanda represented us really well. It felt good to have her on our side.Katie (May 2019)
Amanda and Natasha are amazing and get the job done! They are efficient, wonderful professionals and great communicators. We didn't think being homeowners could be in our near future but they changed that in such an amazing way.Jacob & Carleigh (March 2019)
Kevin and his team did an excellent job of helping us sell our home. After having a couple of contracts fall through due to inspections, they continued to work hard until we had a good offer and a contract that went through to Closing. Yeah!! I would recommend them highly. They will work hard for you.Roxanne (January 2019)