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Steve Meyers answers your real estate questions - The Macomb Daily

Home Inspection - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 16:20

Steve Meyers answers your real estate questions
The Macomb Daily
Q. We are getting ready to put our house on the market. My wife and I have different view points about watering the grass to make it green. I say that most people assume because it's summer and hot that the grass is going to be a little brown and ...

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Steve Meyers answers your real estate questions - The Macomb Daily - The Macomb Daily

Home Inspection - Sun, 07/15/2018 - 16:20

Steve Meyers answers your real estate questions - The Macomb Daily
The Macomb Daily
Q. We are getting ready to put our house on the market. My wife and I have different view points about watering the grass to make it green. I say that most people ...

Barry Stone, Contractor should rethink doing inspection himself - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 07/14/2018 - 03:00

Barry Stone, Contractor should rethink doing inspection himself
NewsOK.com
Brian. DEAR BRIAN: Before you bid on this inspection, you should consider the risks of an undertaking for which you have no specific training. The belief that construction experience is the only background needed to perform a home inspection is a ...

Fake repair work uncovered by Knoxville home inspector - WATE 6 On Your Side

Home Inspection - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:43

WATE 6 On Your Side

Fake repair work uncovered by Knoxville home inspector
WATE 6 On Your Side
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - Home buyers hope their dream home has no major flaws, but sometimes repairs are needed before the move-in date. You expect the work to get done the right way, but as one home inspection shows, looks can be deceiving.

Have finances in order ahead of time to get the house you love - Pocono Record

Home Inspection - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:15

Pocono Record

Have finances in order ahead of time to get the house you love
Pocono Record
Consider an information-only home inspection. While it's not recommended to buy a house without a home inspection, if other buyers waive the inspection contingency you may be pushed out of the potential buyer pool. You can have a home inspection ...

Want to buy a home in Pierce County? You may have only hours to decide to make an offer - The News Tribune

Home Inspection - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:10

The News Tribune

Want to buy a home in Pierce County? You may have only hours to decide to make an offer
The News Tribune
Some buyers are even waiving a home inspection altogether. ▫ When making offers, buyers increasingly include escalation clauses to automatically outbid the competition. ▫ Buyers with means are bringing more cash to the table. In a quickly moving market ...

This couple bought a house without ever seeing it in person, and it's becoming a new normal in America - Bankrate.com

Home Inspection - Fri, 07/13/2018 - 10:08

Bankrate.com

This couple bought a house without ever seeing it in person, and it's becoming a new normal in America
Bankrate.com
Kumok: We had a home inspection contingency in our offer. The inspection found a lot of items that needed to be fixed such as plumbing issues and cracked mortar. In all, it was going to cost $14,000 to fix the problems so the sellers gave us a $10,000 ...

What's in a home inspection report? - The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Home Inspection - Wed, 07/11/2018 - 04:45

The Mortgage Reports (blog)

What's in a home inspection report?
The Mortgage Reports (blog)
The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) defines a home inspection as “an objective visual examination of the physical structure and systems of a house, from the roof to the foundation.” It's important to note the word “visual” there. What's ...

Home inspectors offer top house tips for resale - Newsday

Home Inspection - Tue, 07/10/2018 - 12:51

Newsday

Home inspectors offer top house tips for resale
Newsday
Tom D'Agostino, an ASHI certified inspector with Ronkonkoma-based Long Island Home Inspection Associates, says homeowners should have their gutters cleaned professionally, not just in the fall when they collect leaves, but also in the spring and summer ...

Real estate contingencies can offer security when buying or selling a home - Charleston Post Courier

Home Inspection - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 04:35

Real estate contingencies can offer security when buying or selling a home
Charleston Post Courier
The home inspection contingency is among the most important, Angela Colley, the piece's author, notes. “Never in my life have I seen a home inspection waived,” Bishoi Nageh, vice president of branch operations for The Petra Cephas Team at Mortgage ...

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Barry Stone: Buyer questions accuracy of home inspection - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 07/07/2018 - 03:00

Barry Stone: Buyer questions accuracy of home inspection
NewsOK.com
DEAR BARRY: My home is in escrow, and I'm having trouble with the home inspector's evaluation of the air conditioner. The A/C has always worked well, but the inspector says it needs repair by a contractor. When I asked him why, he said the refrigerant ...

How can home buyers be better protected from lead? - Calling All Readers - cleveland.com

Home Inspection - Fri, 07/06/2018 - 03:07

cleveland.com

How can home buyers be better protected from lead? - Calling All Readers
cleveland.com
This is generally separate than a routine home inspection a buyer might get. Write or call us at the address or number below if you have a practical idea for making sure buyers know or can easily find out about lead-based paint hazards that have been ...

The importance of a home inspection - WTTV CBS4Indy

Home Inspection - Thu, 07/05/2018 - 10:25

WTTV CBS4Indy

The importance of a home inspection
WTTV CBS4Indy
One of the most important aspects of buying or selling a home is getting a home inspection. Trusted Advisor Eric Seymour, with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Indiana Realty, knows the ins and outs of how to help homeowners through the home ...

Des Moines flooding: Updates on recovery efforts as crews work July 4 - DesMoinesRegister.com

Home Inspection - Wed, 07/04/2018 - 17:29

DesMoinesRegister.com

Des Moines flooding: Updates on recovery efforts as crews work July 4
DesMoinesRegister.com
Mayor Frank Cownie praised the work of city crews' work cleaning up the community following historic flash flooding.

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N.L.'s unregulated home inspection sector 'like the wild west' | Local ... - The Western Star

Home Inspection - Wed, 07/04/2018 - 02:05

The Western Star

N.L.'s unregulated home inspection sector 'like the wild west' | Local ...
The Western Star
Are you looking for a job? You could be a home inspector – all you need is a business card. “Nine out of 10 people that I talk to have no idea. I tell them anybody ...
NL's unregulated home inspection sector 'like the wild west'The Compass

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Santa Monica Real Estate Agents Explain 5 Reasons To Get A Home Inspection Before Buying - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Tue, 07/03/2018 - 00:10

Santa Monica Real Estate Agents Explain 5 Reasons To Get A Home Inspection Before Buying
Digital Journal
Once your offer on a home for sale is accepted and you enter into escrow, you may be thinking to save some money and skip the home inspection. But that could be the biggest mistake of your life! A local Santa Monica real estate agent outlines 5 reasons ...

Water heater vent is easy, inexpensive install - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Home Inspection - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 08:43

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Water heater vent is easy, inexpensive install
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Q: During a home inspection, the inspector discovered that my water heater needed a new vent connected to the ceiling. He said it is an easy and inexpensive repair. Just how easy and inexpensive is it? A: The repair will cost you under $20, and you can ...

Barry Stone: Home inspector wrong about safety glass - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 06/30/2018 - 03:00

Barry Stone: Home inspector wrong about safety glass
NewsOK.com
DEAR BARRY: Our home is about 50 years old. When we bought it, our home inspector said the sliding glass door did not have safety glass, and he advised us to replace it. Last week, we hired a window washer, and he showed us the safety glass label at ...

What to expect in a home inspection - Lakeside on Lanier

Home Inspection - Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:43

What to expect in a home inspection
Lakeside on Lanier
Once you go under contract, your buyer is going to order a home inspection. These inspectors spend hours checking out every system in your home, the attic, the roof, crawl space, often the septic system, and sometimes even the dock. Even though you ...

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