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Top "Feel-Good" Home Inspection Pics from 2014 - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/31/2014 - 07:10

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Top "Feel-Good" Home Inspection Pics from 2014
Minneapolis Star Tribune
At the end of each year, I post our Top 20 Home Inspection Photos. These photos are usually of some of the most egregious, hilariously wrong conditions that we've found during home inspections, and they all come from photos that we've shared throughout ...

EBR library working to finalize $1.15M building purchase for storage, data center - Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/30/2014 - 14:57

EBR library working to finalize $1.15M building purchase for storage, data center
Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
Stein says the sale is in a 90-day limbo period required for certain inspections the city-parish conducts before it makes a purchase, similar to the home inspection and appraisal process for residential home buys. That includes an asbestos inspection.

R Eyes Inspections Announces 200% Guaranteed Home Inspection To Clients - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Mon, 12/29/2014 - 19:41

R Eyes Inspections Announces 200% Guaranteed Home Inspection To Clients
Digital Journal
In fact, home inspections are an essential part of the buying and selling evolution reports a recent National Association of Realtors Survey which indicated 77% of all home buyers ordered a home inspection prior to purchasing their homes, with 97% of ...

Interested in becoming a SWFL foster parent? Here are the rules - Wink News

Home Inspection - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 06:06

Wink News

Interested in becoming a SWFL foster parent? Here are the rules
Wink News
The families will need to submit to background screening, a home inspection, and have a home study assessment. Out of pocket expenses should not exceed $30 dollars.” Fischer added, that “The only cost to foster parents is for water samples and radon ...

Favor lands novice inspector in court - Albuquerque Journal

Home Inspection - Sun, 12/28/2014 - 00:10

Favor lands novice inspector in court
Albuquerque Journal
Dear Tim: Welcome to the enervating world of home inspection and real-estate disclosure. Good deeds, as they say, may not go unpunished. As this is not a legal advice column, I can only counsel you as a layman and a home inspector. Additional advice ...

The House Detective: Aftermath of an 'as-is' home purchase - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 23:05

The House Detective: Aftermath of an 'as-is' home purchase
NewsOK.com
Failure to have a professional home inspection is a common mistake among buyers making an as-is purchase. Buying a house as-is means that the seller will not make repairs. It does not mean that you buy the property with blindfolds on — without finding ...

MCC offers training course on home inspections - Suburban Life Publications

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 16:28

MCC offers training course on home inspections
Suburban Life Publications
The home inspection pre-licensing course takes place 6 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from Jan. 27 through April 9 in Room A112 at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14 in Crystal Lake. People who have knowledge in the building trades, ...

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Inspector robbed at vacant house in Kennewick - Daily Astorian

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 07:11

Inspector robbed at vacant house in Kennewick
Daily Astorian
The inspector with MS Property Maintenance was hired by Bank of America to conduct a home inspection Monday. He found a sliding door open and the two men. They held him at knifepoint, punched him to the floor and took about $200 from his wallet.

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Boggs Inspection Service Brings Holiday Cheer while Supporting Local Dancers - ThurstonTalk

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 07:54

Boggs Inspection Service Brings Holiday Cheer while Supporting Local Dancers
ThurstonTalk
Working in the home inspection industry, it's no surprise that owner Dwayne Boggs and his staff work closely with local real estate agents all year long. The most common time for an inspection is when you are preparing to sell your home or have placed ...

Do I Need A Home Inspection? - The Inquisitr

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 19:48

The Inquisitr

Do I Need A Home Inspection?
The Inquisitr
The question of the need for home inspection when buying a home can come as a surprise for first time buyers. Getting caught up in the excitement of shopping for and purchasing a home, buyers may not have given much thought to having the home they'd ...

A Globe-Trotting Veteran Takes on the Home Inspection Business - Entrepreneur

Home Inspection - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 05:42

Entrepreneur

A Globe-Trotting Veteran Takes on the Home Inspection Business
Entrepreneur
After leaving the military, Stoakley became a Pillar To Post franchisee. Here's how he has applied his military knowledge in the field of home inspection. Name: Vincent Stoakley. Franchise owned (location): Pillar To Post Home Inspectors, in Richmond ...

Home Inspection Business in Australia Says They Are Needed in the Real Estate ... - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 15:50

Home Inspection Business in Australia Says They Are Needed in the Real Estate ...
Digital Journal
Safe and Sound Property Inspections claims that a home inspection service plays a vital role, whether one is in the pursuit of selling or buying a commercial or residential property. Port Melbourne, Victoria -- (ReleaseWire) -- 12/17/2014 -- A business ...

Full Disclosure: How Pre-listing Home Inspections Even the Score for Sellers - RisMedia.com (press release)

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 13:51

Full Disclosure: How Pre-listing Home Inspections Even the Score for Sellers
RisMedia.com (press release)
Unfortunately, many fail to translate that knowledge to the process of putting a house on the market, with sellers often deferring the home inspection process to buyers. In doing so, sellers are making the same mistake we made as kids, hoping that any ...

Real Estate Matters | What to do about mold found after inspection - Washington Post (blog)

Home Inspection - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 11:00

Real Estate Matters | What to do about mold found after inspection
Washington Post (blog)
I also had a home inspection done by a licensed contractor who is considered a forensic home inspector. In spite of all these inspections, no one opened the kitchen cabinets or pulled out the drawers next to sink in the kitchen or baths. Mold was found ...

Finding right home inspector key in spotting future headaches - TBO.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 12/13/2014 - 23:12

Finding right home inspector key in spotting future headaches
TBO.com
Home inspector Mark Cramer of Inspection Services, Inc. looks at the depth of attic insulation of a home on a recent inspection. Cramer will look over a home for correctable defects that in the long run can cost home owners thousands of dollars if not ...

Home Inspector Jeff Belrose Digs Deep So Buyers Don't Have To - Seven Days

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 01:30

Seven Days

Home Inspector Jeff Belrose Digs Deep So Buyers Don't Have To
Seven Days
A lot of clients have this misconception that, because they got a home inspection, their house should be proclaimed new and free of issues. Then, a month later, their hot-water tank fails. There's no way I would know that. If I could know that in ...

Realtors are wrong about the Lemoyne rental housing inspection ordinance ... - PennLive.com

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 08:27

Realtors are wrong about the Lemoyne rental housing inspection ordinance ...
PennLive.com
I own two homes in Lemoyne, one my residence and another a rental property. In addition I own a home in Saegertown in Pennsylvania's northwest corner. The home in Saegertown is subject to the borough's home inspection program for rental properties.

Buying A House? Better Get A Home Inspection - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 07:21

Buying A House? Better Get A Home Inspection
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
A recent decision provides another reminder of why prudent homebuyers should always insist on a home inspection. The buyers agreed to purchase the property without making the sale conditional on a home inspection. However, the contract did include the ...

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