Home Inspection

Inspectors discover deceased individual during home inspection - ABC 10 News NOW

21 March 2017 - 8:46am

ABC 10 News NOW

Inspectors discover deceased individual during home inspection
ABC 10 News NOW
IRONWOOD — Police are investigating a body that was discovered during a home inspection Monday afternoon in the City of Ironwood. Just after 4:00 p.m., Ironwood Public Safety was dispatched on a report of human remains being found inside a home.

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Why your flipped house might actually be a flop house - CNBC.com - CNBC

19 March 2017 - 6:01am

CNBC

Why your flipped house might actually be a flop house - CNBC.com
CNBC
With owners flipping property at a brisk pace, an expert explains to CNBC's "On the Money" why inspections won't guarantee a clean bill of health.

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Should home inspectors disclose asbestos? - Chicago Daily Herald

19 March 2017 - 4:07am

Should home inspectors disclose asbestos?
Chicago Daily Herald
Our home inspector claims that asbestos issues are not included in a home inspection. According to our contractor, acoustic ceilings are commonly known to contain asbestos, and this should have been pointed out by the inspector. Who should we believe?

17 tips to get you ready for home-buying season - Detroit Free Press

18 March 2017 - 9:55pm

Detroit Free Press

17 tips to get you ready for home-buying season
Detroit Free Press
Get familiar with all the major steps: pre-approval, home inspection, home appraisal, title search, closing, etc. 11. Then, pick a neighborhood. “Location is one of the most important factors when finding a home,” David Lewis, owner of full-service ...

Standards for home inspectors being set - Kelowna Capital News - Kelowna Capital News

17 March 2017 - 12:37pm

Kelowna Capital News

Standards for home inspectors being set - Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna Capital News
For many home buyers in the Okanagan, a home inspection is one of the subjects to be addressed before a sale is finalized. In B.C., all home inspectors require ...

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HouseMaster Home Inspection Names Marketing Manager - KSAL

17 March 2017 - 11:56am

KSAL

HouseMaster Home Inspection Names Marketing Manager
KSAL
HouseMaster Home Inspection of Central Kansas has hired John Elmore as Marketing Manager. His duties include acting as a liaison to local real estate agents, brokers, and offices to support the company's marketing strategy in Central Kansas. He will ...

Home selling goes on in stormy weather - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

16 March 2017 - 10:20am

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Home selling goes on in stormy weather
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
In the midst of a home inspection in Irondequoit last Wednesday for JT and Charlsey Coneybeer's first home, the lights flickered out. The great windstorm of 2017 had just touched down, bringing winds in excess of 80 miles an hour and knocking out power ...

Selling Your House? Better Prepare for the Home Inspection - Realtor.com News

14 March 2017 - 1:12pm

Realtor.com News

Selling Your House? Better Prepare for the Home Inspection
Realtor.com News
The home inspection is a contingency written into most offers, meaning that if the buyers aren't happy with the result, they can cancel the sale without losing their earnest money deposit, or reopen negotiations and ask for a price reduction. So it's ...

Stop censoring nursing home inspection reports - Orlando Sentinel

11 March 2017 - 6:08am

Orlando Sentinel

Stop censoring nursing home inspection reports
Orlando Sentinel
There are few more consequential or critical decisions for families than choosing the right nursing home or assisted-living facility for a parent or other elderly relative who needs long-term care. For those families, Florida's licensing agency for ...

Home inspection legislation reaching final stage - The Kingston Whig-Standard

10 March 2017 - 10:51am

The Kingston Whig-Standard

Home inspection legislation reaching final stage
The Kingston Whig-Standard
The committee heard from the Ontario Association of Home Inspectors and the National Home Inspection Certification Council. They also heard from the Ontario arm of the US internet based association known as OntarioACHI. Access to the presentations was ...

Advice On How To Make That New Home Safer And Less Expensive ... - Yahoo Finance

6 March 2017 - 7:07am

Yahoo Finance

Advice On How To Make That New Home Safer And Less Expensive ...
Yahoo Finance
TORONTO , March 6, 2017 /CNW/ -- Pillar To Post Home Inspectors®, the largest home inspection company in North America , is offering advice to new ...

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Black diamond home shopping this winter in Tahoe - Tahoe Daily Tribune

4 March 2017 - 8:52am

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Black diamond home shopping this winter in Tahoe
Tahoe Daily Tribune
One particular component of the home buying process that has been directly impacted is the home inspection process. According to Bill Bergstedt, owner of Tahoe Certified Home Inspections who has been doing inspections for 20 years in Tahoe, the current ...

Home Inspections Before Closing On A Home - Delray Newspaper - Delray Newspaper (press release) (blog)

3 March 2017 - 12:21pm

Delray Newspaper (press release) (blog)

Home Inspections Before Closing On A Home - Delray Newspaper
Delray Newspaper (press release) (blog)
A home inspection is a limited, non-invasive examination of the condition of a home. For the seller having a pre-inspection done (before offering the house for ...
Here are the basics of making an offer on a house | News, Sports ...Warren Tribune Chronicle

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Nursing home inspection reports leave gaps - Orlando Sentinel - Orlando Sentinel

3 March 2017 - 12:09pm

Orlando Sentinel

Nursing home inspection reports leave gaps - Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Sentinel
Florida's nursing home inspection reports are supposed to be open to the public. But advocates for patients' rights say the records now appear to be censored ...

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The pre-sale process – Improve position and enhance your home without breaking the bank - Statesman Journal

2 March 2017 - 5:57pm

Statesman Journal

The pre-sale process – Improve position and enhance your home without breaking the bank
Statesman Journal
Getting a home inspection and completing a few enhancement projects before putting a house on the market will give sellers the edge in Salem's competitive housing market. Being proactive doesn't mean you have to break the bank, it just means you are ...

3 Seller Tips to Avoid Home Inspection Nightmares - RISMedia - RisMedia.com (press release)

2 March 2017 - 2:44pm

RisMedia.com (press release)

3 Seller Tips to Avoid Home Inspection Nightmares - RISMedia
RisMedia.com (press release)
Real estate professionals: Walk your seller client through the home inspection with these tips, courtesy of Homes.com.
How to Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection - Yahoo FinanceYahoo Finance

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection - Yahoo Finance - Yahoo Finance

2 March 2017 - 8:02am

RisMedia.com (press release)

How to Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection - Yahoo Finance
Yahoo Finance
If you're like millions of people who will move into a new home this year, chances are the home you move into won't be a new one. According to data from the ...
3 Seller Tips to Avoid Home Inspection Nightmares - RISMediaRisMedia.com (press release)

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Mold complaints mount in Parkland - Sun Sentinel

1 March 2017 - 8:18pm

Sun Sentinel

Mold complaints mount in Parkland
Sun Sentinel
They said they recently paid for a home inspection, which attributed the mold to unsealed vents and light fixtures during construction. Moran, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon who did not get to speak at Wednesday's meeting due to time constraints, said ...

Applicants sought for home rehabs - Journal Review

27 February 2017 - 11:12pm

Journal Review

Applicants sought for home rehabs
Journal Review
Eligible homeowners can have their home improvement to-do lists checked off — without spending a dime. The city is seeking applicants for a housing rehabilitation program open to residents who meet certain income guidelines. The grants are made ...