Home Inspection

Dear Monty: 7 answers to a home inspector's question - Times Herald-Record

23 April 2017 - 12:03am

Times Herald-Record

Dear Monty: 7 answers to a home inspector's question
Times Herald-Record
A teardown is a rare example where a home inspection will not be helpful. No buyer wants to find an expensive defect they were not aware of after closing. In most states, the seller is still required to complete a condition report. Sometimes, "As is ...

Focus on Finance: Do you need a home inspection? - Elizabethtown News Enterprise

22 April 2017 - 6:21pm

Focus on Finance: Do you need a home inspection?
Elizabethtown News Enterprise
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Oregon AG open to home inspection complaints - Bend Bulletin

20 April 2017 - 4:39pm

Oregon AG open to home inspection complaints
Bend Bulletin
Any homeowner with a complaint about Miller having performed a home inspection without a license prior to the owner having purchased that home may contact the consumer hotline at 503-378-4320 or fill out a complaint form at the consumer protection ...

Home inspections: You're not alone with questions - Green Bay Press Gazette

20 April 2017 - 8:38am

Green Bay Press Gazette

Home inspections: You're not alone with questions
Green Bay Press Gazette
Weekly answers to your questions about residential real estate.

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Father and son join forces in home inspection business - SILive.com

20 April 2017 - 3:16am

SILive.com

Father and son join forces in home inspection business
SILive.com
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Father and son -- Gary and David Kramsky -- both found themselves at stages in their individual careers where they were looking for a new opportunity. At the same time that the Associated Press -- where Gary worked as a data ...

Home Inspection Didn't Cause Damage, 11th Circ. Says - Law360 - Law360 (subscription)

18 April 2017 - 7:08pm

Home Inspection Didn't Cause Damage, 11th Circ. Says - Law360
Law360 (subscription)
The Eleventh Circuit on Monday affirmed that Auto-Owners Insurance Co. doesn't have to defend or indemnify home inspector Ralph Gage Contracting Inc. in ...

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Home Inspection Didn't Cause Damage, 11th Circ. Says - Law360 - Law360 (subscription)

18 April 2017 - 7:06pm

Home Inspection Didn't Cause Damage, 11th Circ. Says - Law360
Law360 (subscription)
The Eleventh Circuit on Monday affirmed that Auto-Owners Insurance Co. doesn't have to defend or indemnify home inspector Ralph Gage Contracting Inc. in ...

“CERTIFIED RESALE HOME” LAUNCHED TO PROTECT BUYERS AND AGENTS IN HOT MARKET - GlobeNewswire (press release)

18 April 2017 - 6:19am

GlobeNewswire (press release)

“CERTIFIED RESALE HOME” LAUNCHED TO PROTECT BUYERS AND AGENTS IN HOT MARKET
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Oakville, ON, April 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OAKVILLE, ONTARIO, April 17, 2017 – In time for the busy spring real estate market, FCT has launched Certified Resale Home, a cost-effective, pre-listing home inspection and warranty in partnership with ...

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Four simple things for sellers to do before the home inspection - Minneapolis Star Tribune

18 April 2017 - 3:10am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Four simple things for sellers to do before the home inspection
Minneapolis Star Tribune
This is a home inspection checklist for sellers, to help make sure that the home inspection can be completed once, the first time, without any hitches. It's extremely frustrating for everyone involved in a real estate transaction if a full home ...

Dear Monty: Seven answers to a home inspector's question | Antigo ... - Antigo Times News (registration) (blog)

18 April 2017 - 1:12am

Gainesville Sun

Dear Monty: Seven answers to a home inspector's question | Antigo ...
Antigo Times News (registration) (blog)
Reader Question: I am a home inspector. Customers tell me I am a good inspector. I always want to improve my methods when I can. Your answer to this ...
Dear Monty: 7 answers to a home inspector's questionGainesville Sun

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Experts: start wildfire-proofing your home now - ABC FOX Montana News

16 April 2017 - 9:01pm

ABC FOX Montana News

Experts: start wildfire-proofing your home now
ABC FOX Montana News
Whether it's a home inspection from the Montana DNRC, to checking the 5-, 30-, 100- and even 200-foot ranges around your home, Koppen said he sees far too many risks around today's Montana homes. "Five feet out from the house,” Koppen asks, “do you ...

New bill regulating Ontario home inspectors lauded by industry as ... - CBC.ca

16 April 2017 - 2:01am

CBC.ca

New bill regulating Ontario home inspectors lauded by industry as ...
CBC.ca
Home inspectors in Ontario are cheering new legislation that promises to regulate their industry by requiring inspectors to be licensed, have insurance, and ...

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Matt Driscoll: 'It makes my stomach cringe.' Don't waive your home inspection, real estate agents warn - The News Tribune (blog)

15 April 2017 - 11:10am

The News Tribune (blog)

Matt Driscoll: 'It makes my stomach cringe.' Don't waive your home inspection, real estate agents warn
The News Tribune (blog)
For buyers hoping to make their offers rise to the top, waiving a standard home inspection — something unheard of in this area as recently as last year — can sometimes do just that. While none of the local real estate agents I spoke to advises using ...

Home inspection leads to discovery of marijuana grow operation ... - WISH-TV

14 April 2017 - 5:59pm

WISH-TV

Home inspection leads to discovery of marijuana grow operation ...
WISH-TV
A search warrant was then obtained and then executed by IMPD officers, which lead to the discovery of marijuana grow operation.
Police: Indianapolis man arrested for running marijuana grow ...Fox 59

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Home Inspections with Hayes Real Estate - WAVY-TV

14 April 2017 - 9:33am

WAVY-TV

Home Inspections with Hayes Real Estate
WAVY-TV
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – If you've been shopping for your next home and you're ready to make an offer, you won't want to cut corners on one crucial step in the home buying process, the home inspection. Danita Hayes from the Hayes Real Estate Team ...

Old Home Inspection: Plumbing And Sewer Lines - CBS Seattle

12 April 2017 - 9:13am

CBS Seattle

Old Home Inspection: Plumbing And Sewer Lines
CBS Seattle
Sewer Line Inspection for Rodents? A sewer line inspection is not a standard feature in the typical home inspection, but I learned the hard way that it is well worth the minimal price. (In fact, some plumbers, like Jim Dandy Sewer and Plumbing in ...

Los Angeles Home Inspection Company Celebrates Business ... - Digital Journal

12 April 2017 - 7:03am

Los Angeles Home Inspection Company Celebrates Business ...
Digital Journal
Los Angeles, California - Home Front Inspect, one of the leading home inspection companies in the Los Angeles area is delighted to announce that their ...

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Dear Monty: Do homebuyers have a septic tank problem? - Paris Express

12 April 2017 - 12:45am

Paris Express

Dear Monty: Do homebuyers have a septic tank problem?
Paris Express
What did the home inspection reveal? Was the water shut off noted in the inspection report? Most inspectors would be on high alert if the water were turned off. Did the inspector inspect the new septic system? Was a permit for the new septic issued ...

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Dear Home Seller, please let me into your attic - Minneapolis Star Tribune

11 April 2017 - 3:43am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Dear Home Seller, please let me into your attic
Minneapolis Star Tribune
I'll be doing a home inspection at your house in the near future. I'll be going through your house from top-to-bottom for the new home buyer(s) to help make sure that your home is as great as the buyers think it is. I'll surely have several ...