There are few guarantees in life, but a home inspection report turning up “issues” with your new house is probably one of them.
Sometimes the notes on a home inspection report are minor (like a blown-out light bulb), while others are major (such as a bad foundation or a leaky roof). But when you’re buying or selling a home, the major issues are the ones to focus on, as they can curb an entire home sale. Both buyers and sellers should be wise to the “big deal” problems below and knowledgeable about what to do if something like them is revealed in your inspection. The good news? Buyers, you don’t have to run away screaming … or even back away slowly. Sometimes it might be OK to proceed with the purchase of that otherwise dreamy home for sale READ MORE