Benefits of Inspection
There are plenty of benefits to an official inspection. For one, you are given a clearer picture of the state of the property. What you see on the surface during your initial on-site visit must not be viewed as the real story. Homes are staged to look functional and at their best during such showings.
Since you’ll be living in the house, you need to go beyond its looks and get under its skin, so to speak. To be livable it must be free of functionality problems. Knowing what needs fixing or improved gives you a better idea of the property’s value. If you deem the needed work or improvements as too costly, you can negotiate with the seller for a lower purchase price or you can demand that repairs be completed prior to signing the dotted line. Read more on this article: http://bit.ly/2p3V25M