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[BC-MCT-BUSINESS-BJT] - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Why you should get a home inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 9:45pm

[BC-MCT-BUSINESS-BJT]
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
^Dana Dratch: 5 home inspection mistakes buyers and sellers make<. ^REAL-BANKRATE:MCT—<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 ...

NBC10 Boston Responds: Flippin' Mad - NECN - NECN

Why you should get a home inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 5:28pm

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

Why you should get a home inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 4:31pm

Realtor.com News

Real Estate Purchase Agreements: 7 Things Home Buyers Must Check—or Else
Realtor.com News
While the forms and wording vary across the country (LawDepot.com offers free purchase agreements for each state), there are certain words common to all that you'll want to have down, cold. Why? Because they spell out crucial info such as how much ...

Dana Dratch: 5 home inspection mistakes buyers and sellers make - Virginian-Pilot

Why you should get a home inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 3:16pm

Dana Dratch: 5 home inspection mistakes buyers and sellers make
Virginian-Pilot
When the buyers get an inspection (and if they're smart, they will), the sellers may have little time to complete repairs and keep the sale on track, Bloxom says. But if the seller has the home inspected before putting it on the market, he has more ...

How risky is it to skip the home inspection? - The Boston Globe

Why you should get a home inspection - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 10:31am

The Boston Globe

How risky is it to skip the home inspection?
The Boston Globe
Almost three-quarters of home sales nationwide that closed in January had some type of contingency, with a home inspection being the most popular one, followed by appraisal and financing provisions. Boston's heated market tells a different story ...

Dear Monty: With a willing seller and buyer, pre-closing occupancy can work - Green Bay Press Gazette

Why you should get a home inspection - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 3:02pm

Green Bay Press Gazette

Dear Monty: With a willing seller and buyer, pre-closing occupancy can work
Green Bay Press Gazette
I had 10 days due diligence to have the home inspected. I did that, and the house looked like a good deal. Twenty-one days later, the closing attorney calls and says the home is in probate, and it will take a minimum of six to eight weeks to clear it ...

Local students taught to recognize scams, fraud. - WHIO Tv - WHIO

Why you should get a home inspection - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 1:19pm

WHIO

Local students taught to recognize scams, fraud. - WHIO Tv
WHIO
Students in the Miami Valley are learning to recognize fraud and scams and how they can protect themselves from these potential money pitfalls.

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Determining the Major and Minor in a Home Inspection - The Good Men Project (blog)

Why you should get a home inspection - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:00am

The Good Men Project (blog)

Determining the Major and Minor in a Home Inspection
The Good Men Project (blog)
Major home inspection problems are those that the home inspector and your real estate agent highlight for you on the report. These problems will almost always be brought up when negotiating the home's price. You may choose to have the seller fix or you ...

Do I need a real estate agent to buy a home? | Mortgage Rates ... - The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Why you should get a home inspection - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 7:39am

The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Do I need a real estate agent to buy a home? | Mortgage Rates ...
The Mortgage Reports (blog)
No. Every year, hundreds of thousands of home buyers cut this middleman out of the equation. But you might benefit from hiring a real estate agent. For homebuyers, there are three main reasons to hire an agent: To save time; To get information and help ...

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Around Town – April 18 - The Republic

Why you should get a home inspection - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 4:23am

The Republic

Around Town – April 18
The Republic
Chris from Excellent Home Inspection Services for a professional and thorough inspection, from the Richards family. • Columbus North Young Democrats and Columbus East students demonstrating the courage of their convictions for peace, tolerance and ...

What every hot market home buyer should know about "review date" home sales - KOMO News

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:20pm

KOMO News

What every hot market home buyer should know about "review date" home sales
KOMO News
If the property shows structural improvments but no permits have been pulled, that may be a sign you need to ask more probing questions. Prospective home buyers should also have their financing buttoned up before the house hunt begins. And pre-approved ...

Should You Buy a House With a Bad Septic System? - New Haven Register

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 6:17pm

New Haven Register

Should You Buy a House With a Bad Septic System?
New Haven Register
Should you buy a house with a bad septic system? You might wrestle with this question if you fall in love with a home only to find out during the home inspection that the septic system is in serious disrepair. Properties usually have septic systems for ...

Bethammi Nursing Home subject of 44 non-compliance issues after ... - CBC.ca

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 4:59pm

CBC.ca

Bethammi Nursing Home subject of 44 non-compliance issues after ...
CBC.ca
A nursing home in Thunder Bay, Ont., is so often understaffed, that the home's administrator admits that even the basic level of care is often a struggle to deliver.

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Ask Eli: Arlington Is Running Out Of Homes For Sale - ARL now

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:46am

ARL now

Ask Eli: Arlington Is Running Out Of Homes For Sale
ARL now
This regularly-scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Eli Tucker, Arlington-based Realtor and Rosslyn resident. Please submit your questions to him via email for response in future columns. Enjoy! Question: We have been searching for a home for ...

Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early - The Topeka Capital-Journal

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:08am

The Topeka Capital-Journal

Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early
The Topeka Capital-Journal
Twenty one days later, the closing attorney calls and says the home is in probate, and it will take a minimum 6-8 weeks to clear it up (maybe longer because there are 20-plus people involved) and we are less than a month from our closing date. So now I ...

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Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early - Gainesville Sun

Why you should get a home inspection - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 10:28am

Gainesville Sun

Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early
Gainesville Sun
Twenty one days later, the closing attorney calls and says the home is in probate, and it will take a minimum 6-8 weeks to clear it up (maybe longer because there are 20-plus people involved) and we are less than a month from our closing date. So now I ...

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Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early – a switcheroo - Antigo Times News (blog)

Why you should get a home inspection - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 4:10pm

Dear Monty: Seller asks buyer to occupy early – a switcheroo
Antigo Times News (blog)
I had ten days due diligence to have the home inspected. I did that, and the house looked like a good deal. 21 days later the closing attorney calls and says the home is in probate, and it will take a minimum 6-8 weeks to clear it up (maybe longer ...

13 Hidden Rooms You'll Wish You Found in Your Own Home - Reader's Digest

Why you should get a home inspection - Mon, 04/16/2018 - 11:14am

Reader's Digest

13 Hidden Rooms You'll Wish You Found in Your Own Home
Reader's Digest
When Cristhian Perez, a home inspector in Tampa, Florida, thinks about the hidden room he discovered during one home inspection, he still gets goosebumps. The room was small and dark, tucked behind what only appeared to be an exterior wall of the attic ...

Phinney bungalow features separate, swoon-worthy artist loft - seattlepi.com

Why you should get a home inspection - Sun, 04/15/2018 - 3:04pm

seattlepi.com

Phinney bungalow features separate, swoon-worthy artist loft
seattlepi.com
At $825 a square foot, this home isn't cheap, but it's one of the lesser priced bungalows for sale in Seattle right now. Interestingly, it last sold in 2017 for more ($703,880) than current asking ($685,000). This home is also pre-inspected, meaning ...

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