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Small details make big difference for shoppers in real estate market - Public Affairs Office of Headquarters, US Army Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee (press release) (blog)

Home Inspection - 13 hours 52 min ago

Small details make big difference for shoppers in real estate market
Public Affairs Office of Headquarters, US Army Combined Arms Support Command and Fort Lee (press release) (blog)
Get a home inspection and make repairs as necessary. Ignored maintenance issues can come back to haunt previous owners. Virginia is a buyer beware state, meaning purchasers are expected to practice due diligence by getting a home inspection of their ...

Powder that sent Logan County 12-year-old to lock-up was harmless - 10TV

Home Inspection - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 16:22

Powder that sent Logan County 12-year-old to lock-up was harmless
10TV
A judge ordered the 12-year-old held until she could be drug tested and evaluated, and a home inspection could be done. She said it was to make sure the girl and her home environment were safe. The girl's family says she spent seven days at the ...

SCDSS says Midlands counties 'in great need' of foster families - WIS

Home Inspection - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 14:01

SCDSS says Midlands counties 'in great need' of foster families
WIS
SCDSS says you must be able to demonstrate the ability to care for a child, attend some training, undergo a background check and have a home inspection. You don't have to be married or own your home. “You pass these children and families in the grocery ...

City to purchase house for homeless families - Elk Grove Citizen

Home Inspection - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 13:37

City to purchase house for homeless families
Elk Grove Citizen
The Elk Grove City Council on Feb. 14 voted, 4-1, to authorize the city to purchase a four-bedroom house at 5725 Moon Creek Way, north of Big Horn Boulevard, for use as temporary housing for homeless families. The property will be purchased by the city ...

Kemper's Jeffrey Ill talks smart home, mobile and insurtech - Digital Insurance

Home Inspection - Wed, 02/21/2018 - 03:10

Digital Insurance

Kemper's Jeffrey Ill talks smart home, mobile and insurtech
Digital Insurance
Jeffrey Ill joined Kemper Insurance as VP of product management late last year. The former VP of home products for Esurance helped lead the online insurer's efforts in expanding its offerings to mobile. Esurance launched two smartphone applications in ...

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional When Buying or Selling in NJ - TAPinto.net

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:06

TAPinto.net

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional When Buying or Selling in NJ
TAPinto.net
From the buyers (who want the best deals possible), to the home inspection companies, all the way to the appraisers, there are at least 11 different people who you will need to be knowledgeable of, and answer to, during the process. 4. What is the home ...

Country home with acreage - eParisExtra.com (blog)

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 16:23

eParisExtra.com (blog)

Country home with acreage
eParisExtra.com (blog)
Country Home With Acreage For Sale In Lamar County. This Extraordinary Home Is Nestled On 23 Acres In Blossom, TX. Step Inside The French Doors To Your Split Master With Fireplace, Dual Sinks, Walk-in Shower And Jetted Tub. The Kitchen Is A Chef's ...

Custom built 4 bed 3 bath home in established neighborhood - eParisExtra.com (blog)

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 14:17

eParisExtra.com (blog)

Custom built 4 bed 3 bath home in established neighborhood
eParisExtra.com (blog)
Don't miss this custom built 4 bed,3 bath home in an established neighborhood! This beautiful home is located minutes from L3, schools, shopping, and dining. Home features walk in closets and tons of storage, 2 beds and 2 full baths downstairs and 2 ...

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A noisy Queen Village gate turns a young couple's dream home into a nightmare - PhillyVoice.com

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 01:45

PhillyVoice.com

A noisy Queen Village gate turns a young couple's dream home into a nightmare
PhillyVoice.com
When residents enter and exit, sounds and vibrations from that steel gate echo and rattle through the home, purchased in August 2016. The frequency turns what could be written off as a minor inconvenience into an incessant nuisance. It wasn't the type ...

Sioux Empire Home Show returns this weekend - Argus Leader - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Home Inspection - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:57

Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Sioux Empire Home Show returns this weekend - Argus Leader
Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Three-day event at the Sioux Falls Convention Center and Arena includes 250 home-related booths and free workshops.

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7 tips for addressing mold abatement, inspection in flood-damaged ... - Chron.com

Home Inspection - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 13:00

Chron.com

7 tips for addressing mold abatement, inspection in flood-damaged ...
Chron.com
Hurricane Harvey may be nearly six months behind us, but thousands of homeowners are still coping with mold abatement, flood damage and repairs. More than 136,000 homes and other buildings suffered flooding, and while plenty have brought in contractors ...
Confronting a ghost of Hurricane Harvey: Mold - Houston ChronicleHouston Chronicle

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KENNETH R. HARNEY: Survey offers helpful insight for buyers and sellers alike - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Home Inspection - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 00:18

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

KENNETH R. HARNEY: Survey offers helpful insight for buyers and sellers alike
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
But most buyers and sellers are smart: 75 percent of all final contracts include at least one contingency clause; 55 percent require a home inspection (still surprisingly low); and 43 percent have mortgage contingencies. How about your prospects of ...

Future homebuyers attend NeighborWorks Great Falls workshop ... - KRTV Great Falls News

Home Inspection - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 19:03

Future homebuyers attend NeighborWorks Great Falls workshop ...
KRTV Great Falls News
NeighborWorks Great Falls held a Homebuyer Education course on Saturday in which people received advice and guidance on the steps to take when purchasing a home. The course touched on spending plans, home inspection, realtors, and loans. Rosalie ...

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The Property Brothers Uncover Problems a Home Inspection Can't Catch - Realtor.com News

Home Inspection - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 12:12

Realtor.com News

The Property Brothers Uncover Problems a Home Inspection Can't Catch
Realtor.com News
"Property Brothers" stars Jonathan and Drew Scott know better than most that "charming" homes with "character" often hide glaring flaws—and this time, in their latest project, a home inspection isn't much help. Like always, they want to do their ...

West Island Living: For sellers, a home inspection can offer peace of mind - Montreal Gazette

Home Inspection - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 04:00

Montreal Gazette

West Island Living: For sellers, a home inspection can offer peace of mind
Montreal Gazette
According to realtor Gia Paccione, the most common reason an offer falls through is because the results of a home inspection were not as expected. That's why Paccione now recommends most clients have their home inspected before listing if for sale. A ...

13 acres with electric, water, and septic system - eParisExtra.com (blog)

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 16:34

eParisExtra.com (blog)

13 acres with electric, water, and septic system
eParisExtra.com (blog)
Perfect location for your new home! Electric, water meter, driveway, and the aerobic septic system already in place! A stunning iron gate provides safety and security! Pipe fence extends along the frontage on Hwy 34. Property is fully fenced and ...

Feazel Reinvents Roof Estimation Process for Customers by Leveraging VR Technology - Markets Insider

Home Inspection - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 14:16

Feazel Reinvents Roof Estimation Process for Customers by Leveraging VR Technology
Markets Insider
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Feazel Inc., Columbus' leading exterior home improvement contractor, is giving customers control over their next roofing project with the release of Robyn, a virtual guide for roof replacement quotes ...

Barry Stone, Seller's disgruntled about home inspection - NewsOK.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 04:03

NewsOK.com

Barry Stone, Seller's disgruntled about home inspection
NewsOK.com
DEAR BARRY: As a homebuyer, I can understand the benefits of a home inspection. But for sellers, it's very different. In fact, there is something about the whole process that is frustrating and unfair. I just spent a month negotiating with the buyers ...

Home inspection detects problems before purchase - Topeka Capital Journal

Home Inspection - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 22:18

Topeka Capital Journal

Home inspection detects problems before purchase
Topeka Capital Journal
Fireplace? Check. Wood floors? Check. Finished basement? Yep. You've been searching for a while, and now you think you've found your dream home. But how can you be sure there aren't hidden problems with the property that will require expensive repairs ...