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Inspection Certification Associates Rolls Out Home Inspection Licensing for the State of Arizona - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 15:50

Inspection Certification Associates Rolls Out Home Inspection Licensing for the State of Arizona
Digital Journal
Chicago, IL - Inspection Certification Associates (ICA), the leading provider of home inspection training and certification in the U.S., is pleased to announce that it is now an approved training provider for home inspection licensing in the state of ...

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BUYER BEWARE: 'Puff' dirt blamed for sinking homes in Pahrump - KTNV Las Vegas

Home Inspection - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:33

KTNV Las Vegas

BUYER BEWARE: 'Puff' dirt blamed for sinking homes in Pahrump
KTNV Las Vegas
PAHRUMP (KTNV) - A Pahrump resident is warning others who are looking to escape the high home prices in Las Vegas after she discovered several homes and properties in her neighborhood appear to be sinking. Kathy Magee purchased her Pahrump ...

Buyer decides to do a 'selfie' home inspection - Chicago Daily Herald

Home Inspection - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 04:05

Buyer decides to do a 'selfie' home inspection
Chicago Daily Herald
Q. The house I'm buying is about 15 years old, and I've decided to do the home inspection myself in order to save money. One of the things I noticed is that the clothes dryer exhaust blows into the attic, and nearly half the attic is covered with lint ...

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Take Action: Protect your home from a wildfire - KTUU.com

Home Inspection - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:44

KTUU.com

Take Action: Protect your home from a wildfire
KTUU.com
Those trees have become more flammable and can pose fire risks during warmer months. The Anchorage Fire Department was recently awarded a $270,000 grant for its Wildfire Mitigation Program. Homeowners can apply for a home inspection beginning in ...

Potential homebuyer? Here's how to find an appropriately picky home inspector - The Seattle Times

Home Inspection - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 07:10

The Seattle Times

Potential homebuyer? Here's how to find an appropriately picky home inspector
The Seattle Times
While many home-inspection companies disavow responsibility for inspecting chimneys, it was still surprising that four failed to spot that the damper was missing. Three inspectors were in and out in 90 minutes, compared to 2.5 hours or longer for a few ...

Angie's List: Home Inspection - WKOW

Home Inspection - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 07:50

WKOW

Angie's List: Home Inspection
WKOW
If you don't have any clue what to look for during your own inspections, make sure you're available and around when your home inspection is being conducted. A good home inspector will point out the problem areas as you come across them and give you ...

Angie's List: Home Inspection 101 - WDTV

Home Inspection - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:01

WDTV

Angie's List: Home Inspection 101
WDTV
"Your home inspection will include checking your foundation as well as the mechanicals of the house such as the HVAC system, the plumbing, electrical, even the roofing system. On the interior, they're going to check your appliances, and they'll also ...

Joey English: Always do an in-home inspection - Northwest Georgia News

Home Inspection - Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:03

Northwest Georgia News

Joey English: Always do an in-home inspection
Northwest Georgia News
So, you bought a house that you plan to hold as a rental property. You did a great rehab and really have it looking nice. Now it's time to put it on market and get the rent money coming in. As you begin to look for tenants, I want to caution you on ...

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Everything You Should Know About Home Inspections - HouseBeautiful.com

Home Inspection - Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:28

HouseBeautiful.com

Everything You Should Know About Home Inspections
HouseBeautiful.com
Ed Frank, CEO of InspectAmerica Engineering, P.C. and a Professional Engineer (P.E.), says you should always choose an inspector who is a Licensed P.E. as they have top credentials and can stamp your home inspection report with their Licensed P.E. ...

Home inspection alternatives for rural appraisal areas - Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)

Home Inspection - Wed, 10/10/2018 - 08:37

Home inspection alternatives for rural appraisal areas
Appraisal Buzz (press release) (blog)
For certain home purchase transactions in rural high-needs areas, Fannie Mae may offer to waive the appraisal in exchange for a mandatory home property inspection. Read on to learn the details of Fannie's proposition. Via:: Home inspection alternatives ...

Angie's List: Home Inspection - MyWabashValley.com

Home Inspection - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 10:58

MyWabashValley.com

Angie's List: Home Inspection
MyWabashValley.com
Focal Point Home Inspection says that's not that last time you should be seeing your home inspector. Joe Poelsterl, Owner of Focal Point Home Inspection, "I believe a homeowner should have an inspection scheduled every two years, preferably in the

Three arrested during home inspection - Picayune Item

Home Inspection - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 08:18

Three arrested during home inspection
Picayune Item
Allison said that the investigators found a number of illegal items during the home inspection, including methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana, prescription medication, digital scales, packing materials typically used in the resale of narcotics and ...

Home Inspection's Complete? Here's What You Must Ask Afterward - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Tue, 10/09/2018 - 04:49

Realtor.com News

Home Inspection's Complete? Here's What You Must Ask Afterward
Realtor.com News
What are some questions to ask a home inspector after he's finished the inspection? Because, let's face it, just staring at that hefty report highlighting every flaw in your future dream home can send many buyers into a full-blown panic! Know the right ...

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FEMA officials: Stay in touch to ensure timely home inspection - Greenville Daily Reflector

Home Inspection - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 21:26

FEMA officials: Stay in touch to ensure timely home inspection
Greenville Daily Reflector
The Daily Reflector. Tuesday, October 9, 2018. RALEIGH — North Carolina residents with damage and losses from Hurricane Florence are being urged to follow up with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to ensure a timely inspection and keep ...

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Popular real estate website Zillow plans to enter Charlotte's hot housing market - Virginian-Pilot

Home Inspection - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 18:31

Popular real estate website Zillow plans to enter Charlotte's hot housing market
Virginian-Pilot
... some photos... We'll review the information and calculate your offer,” the website says. A few days later, Zillow will give a cash offer, which sellers can accept or reject. If sellers accept, then they can pick a closing date while Zillow sets up ...

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The importance of a home inspection - WOODTV.com

Home Inspection - Mon, 10/08/2018 - 07:11

WOODTV.com

The importance of a home inspection
WOODTV.com
GRAND RAPIDS, MIch. (WOOD) - After your offer is accepted on a property, there is typically a short window of time to get your home inspections completed. It's important to schedule an inspection with a qualified inspector so that they can sniff out ...

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Buyers can inspect a home, but sellers decide whether to make repairs - OCRegister

Home Inspection - Sat, 10/06/2018 - 07:29

OCRegister

Buyers can inspect a home, but sellers decide whether to make repairs
OCRegister
Under most contracts, buyers are entitled to conduct any and all inspections required to satisfy themselves as to the condition of the home. The sellers generally pay for the termite inspection, the buyers pay for the home inspection and any other ...

Buying or Selling A Home? Patriot Home Inspection Services Is The Best Home Inspector In Augusta, GA - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 10/05/2018 - 21:40

Digital Journal

Buying or Selling A Home? Patriot Home Inspection Services Is The Best Home Inspector In Augusta, GA
Digital Journal
A spokesperson for the home inspection service provider, Patriot Home Inspection Services, said: “Patriot Home Inspection Services provides quality, and affordable home inspections for anyone buying a home. We help identify potential issues with a home ...

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Be prepared for upfront real estate costs - Greenfield Daily Reporter

Home Inspection - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 23:01

Greenfield Daily Reporter

Be prepared for upfront real estate costs
Greenfield Daily Reporter
Payment for the appraisal is made upfront and is nonrefundable, even if the sales agreement stops moving forward. Home inspection — $350-$500 — Hiring a certified and licensed home inspection is an important expense for any buyer. The inspection ...

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