August 2016

Found 1 blog entry for August 2016.

When you walk through a prospective future home, there are always amenities that you look for: bedrooms and bathrooms, updated kitchens, highway proximity…everyone’s list is different. While you are drooling over the kitchen, there can be many problems being hid from potential buyers. Here’s how you can spot the worst issues that homeowners try to cover up:

1. Leaks- From improperly finished basements to aging pipes, there are plenty of ways water can make its way into and damage a home—and plenty of ways that a homeowner can cover up the problem. If you notice a very recent paint job, or find lots of detritus pushed up against the basement walls, ask more questions about the water situation. Sellers are legally required to disclose known problems or

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