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How Home Inspections Facilitate Negotiations

With a professional home inspector on your side, you can easily ensure you’re identifying all possible defects in a prospective house before you make a payment. Homes don’t come cheap—especially not in New York. In 2020, the prices...
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Thinking You’d Do Well Without a Home Inspection? You’re Thinking Wrong

For many people who want to buy a house, home inspections aren’t exactly something they take seriously. They think self-inspections are enough. And if you happen to be one of these people, you’re in for a surprise—because home inspe...
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3 Signs There is Mold in Your Home

Mold is a common issue in most houses. It can cause structural issues and negatively impact your health. It is important to keep a lookout for mold in places that are continually exposed to moisture and oxygen like damp walls, crawlspaces, ceiling...
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Home Inspection Issues 2020 Edition

2020 has been an unusual and challenging year for all of us. The real estate market, in particular, has taken a hit. In general, sales have gone down because of rising unemployment and social distancing. According to a survey conducted in April...
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What To Expect From A Home Inspection Report

A home inspection report is undoubtedly one of the most important factors that determines whether you should go through with your real estate purchase. A home inspector goes through each of the home’s components—the HVAC, electrical syste...
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Problems To Look For When Buying An Old House

Look, if you buy an old house—you buy all the baggage that comes along with it. We are talking about all sorts of things like faulty electrical panels, foundation and roof damage, toxic building materials, so on and so forth. So, you would do w...
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3 Important Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Due to the size of the outlay, buying a house can be challenging. For a first-time buyer, it can also be very intimidating. The greater the money involved, the riskier the investment. However, the brunt of a first-time buyer’s anxiety stems...
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3 Ways First-Time Home Buyers Can Find Top Quality Real Estate

Going out to buy your first home is a momentous occasion—this is likely an investment that you will stick with you for the rest of your life and make you a lot of money. As it stands, the New York real estate market is red hot for buyers as the...
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4 Common New-Home Plumbing Problems You Need To Look Out For

Much like how you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, you shouldn’t judge a house by its appearance. Home tours draw your attention to the impressive parts of the house. Simultaneously, these tours prevent you from paying attention to th...
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After a Bad Storm: 3 Signs Your Roof Has Storm Damage

The strong winds, rainfall, and debris that arise during a storm can damage your home. And since your roof is your house’s first lines of defense, it takes a beating. Even a well-made roof is not invulnerable. Over time, damage and wear-and-tea...
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