Home Inspection

Boggs Safeguard Inspection Brings Homeowners Peace of Mind - ThurstonTalk

25 February 2017 - 7:07am

ThurstonTalk

Boggs Safeguard Inspection Brings Homeowners Peace of Mind
ThurstonTalk
Are you a homeowner who is comfortably settled into your home? Maybe you bought two, five, even 10 or more years ago. Or, maybe you own a rental home currently occupied by tenants. You made sure a home inspection was part of the buying process.

7 things to watch for when buying a home - MyDaytonDailyNews

23 February 2017 - 10:15pm

MyDaytonDailyNews

7 things to watch for when buying a home
MyDaytonDailyNews
A professional home inspection will indicate the extent of any damage. 4. HVAC SYSTEM. A heating and cooling system is very expensive, so be sure to check how old your potential home's system is. Furnaces generally have their install date indicated on ...

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Four Crucial Details That Might Get Overlooked in Your Home Inspection - Jewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and Connecticut

23 February 2017 - 7:48am

Four Crucial Details That Might Get Overlooked in Your Home Inspection
Jewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and Connecticut
Before closing on a house, it's important to make sure it's in good condition and free of any major flaws. That's where a home inspection comes in. While not necessarily required, most real estate agents advise clients to hire an inspector to check out ...

$50 discount when you schedule your radon test with you home inspection from Idea Inspection! 315-730-6378 - Auburn Citizen

23 February 2017 - 7:01am

$50 discount when you schedule your radon test with you home inspection from Idea Inspection! 315-730-6378
Auburn Citizen
Whether buying or selling a home, having a home inspection company you can trust to look out for your investment is key. With areas of expertise ranging from General Home Inspection to Roofing and Waterproofing, Ideal Inspection is the premier home ...

Podcast: Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate Episode 8 -- When Fur, Claws ... - Inman.com

22 February 2017 - 12:17pm

Podcast: Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate Episode 8 -- When Fur, Claws ...
Inman.com
Dead cats. Raccoons. Snakes! Welcome to the weird life of a home inspector. Jeff Baker drops in on this podcast to share some of his crazy stories.

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50 ways house hunters can get ready for homebuying season - Atlanta Journal Constitution

22 February 2017 - 11:14am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

50 ways house hunters can get ready for homebuying season
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Spring will very soon have sprung — which means “For Sale” signs will be in full bloom — and if you're hoping to buy a home this year, get ready for a competitive market. Thanks to the Federal Reserve's continuing rate hike teases and some economic ...

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Sterling Heights Fire Department implements home inspection program - Shelby Township Source Newspapers

21 February 2017 - 10:50am

Shelby Township Source Newspapers

Sterling Heights Fire Department implements home inspection program
Shelby Township Source Newspapers
Sterling Heights Fire Department implements home inspection program. Residents will be given tools to inspect their own houses. By Emilee Gorshe emilee.gorshe@advisorsource.com @emileegorshe on Twitter; Feb 21, 2017 Updated 4 hrs ago; Comments.

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Care home inspection was sparked by incident that led to resident's death - Nottingham Post

21 February 2017 - 8:56am

Nottingham Post

Care home inspection was sparked by incident that led to resident's death
Nottingham Post
A Nottingham care home fails to meet the needs of residents and is unsafe in some areas of practice, according to inspectors. Beechdale Manor Care Home, in Bilborough, has been rated as "requires improvement" by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) ...

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Protect Your Home By Preventing Ice Dams | Lavender Magazine - Lavender Magazine

20 February 2017 - 12:36pm

Protect Your Home By Preventing Ice Dams | Lavender Magazine
Lavender Magazine
Ice dams form on your roof through a process that involves accumulated snowfall, the differing temperatures of the outside air and your roof, and heat loss from ...

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First-time home buyer's program adds house inspection process - Glens Falls Post-Star

19 February 2017 - 5:16pm

Glens Falls Post-Star

First-time home buyer's program adds house inspection process
Glens Falls Post-Star
GLENS FALLS — The federal Department of Housing and Urban Development now requires a home inspection as part of the application process for the Glens Falls first-time home buyer's program, said Edward Bartholomew, president of EDC Warren County ...

More home sale agreements falling apart - The Durango Herald

17 February 2017 - 2:02pm

The Durango Herald

More home sale agreements falling apart
The Durango Herald
Spending months to find the perfect home in your price range, only to have your mortgage application rejected or a home inspection turn up expensive repairs, is a nightmare – one that is coming true with increasing frequency, according to a new report ...

What You Need to Know Before Buying a Home “As-Is” - Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)

16 February 2017 - 12:19pm

Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)

What You Need to Know Before Buying a Home “As-Is”
Zing! Blog by Quicken Loans (blog)
“Every single home buyer in America should obtain a home inspection before buying a home,” says Rivera. “Not only is a home inspection a crucial element, but as any real estate agent will tell you, it offers disclosures that an agent can't provide ...

Why you should get a home inspection - Wausau Daily Herald - Wausau Daily Herald

16 February 2017 - 11:39am

Wausau Daily Herald

Why you should get a home inspection - Wausau Daily Herald
Wausau Daily Herald
Your home is probably the biggest investment you will make in your lifetime.

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Is It Safe to Buy a Home With Elevated Radon Levels? - ConsumerReports.org

15 February 2017 - 4:11pm

Is It Safe to Buy a Home With Elevated Radon Levels?
ConsumerReports.org
Should a test that detects high radon levels cause you to walk away from buying your dream house? Consumer Reports says no, as long as you're ready to ...

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ICA Announces Partnership with Home Inspection Form - IT Business Net

14 February 2017 - 5:58pm

ICA Announces Partnership with Home Inspection Form
IT Business Net
Chicago, IL, USA - Inspection Certification Associates (ICA) has announced that it has now collaborated with www.homeinspectionform.com to provide all ICA graduates with a free copy of their home inspection reporting software Report Form Pro ...

Realities of Real Estate: What's the value of improvements when a home is sold? - CapitalGazette.com

14 February 2017 - 12:11pm

CapitalGazette.com

Realities of Real Estate: What's the value of improvements when a home is sold?
CapitalGazette.com
Plus, given the fact that virtually every buyer is going to do some sort of home inspection, it's also important to make sure everything is in working order. So, here's what we believe is the most efficient way to prepare a house for sale. First, meet ...

Licking County leads state in radon levels - Columbus Dispatch

14 February 2017 - 12:06pm

Licking County leads state in radon levels
Columbus Dispatch
Smith's company does about half its business in Licking County and half in Franklin County, he said, but most of its business comes from home inspection companies. “The majority of our business is real estate driven,” Smith said. “Most people don't ...

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City encourages families to cook up a fire safety plan - C&G Newspapers

14 February 2017 - 11:02am

C&G Newspapers

City encourages families to cook up a fire safety plan
C&G Newspapers
As a result, the Fire Department is offering information via a home inspection booklet so that families and residents can take their own preventative steps to stay safe from fire disasters. Residents may pick up a copy of the literature at city fire ...

Homebuyers want to know your home inside and out - Valley News

11 February 2017 - 11:46pm

Homebuyers want to know your home inside and out
Valley News
According to industry experts, there are at least 33 physical problems that will come under scrutiny during a home inspection when your home is for sale. Here are the top 10 you should know about if you're planning to put your home up for sale.

Selecting a Home Inspector - IllinoisHomePage.net

10 February 2017 - 4:51pm

IllinoisHomePage.net

Selecting a Home Inspector
IllinoisHomePage.net
Indianapolis, IN - Spring used to reign supreme as the time to buy or sell a home. But winter sales have been heating up lately and have nearly caught up to the better weather season. If you're planning to get in on this trend, you'll need a reliable ...