Whether you are buying a new home or selling your home, the home inspection can be a worry-inducing step in the process. That’s completely natural. After all, an inspector could uncover anything from major plumbing and mold issues to the need for a new roof, to seemingly minor recommendations that slowly and steadily add up.
For buyers, the findings could mean more negotiation is necessary. For sellers, the findings of a home inspection could be money out of your pocket, or worse, the withdrawal of an offer and a trip back to square one.
No matter what skin is in the game, everyone wants and needs to know what to expect during a home inspection. So let’s take a look.
WHEN IT COMES TO A HOME INSPECTION, HERE'S WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT: