Is a Pre-Listing Home Inspection worth it?
A pre-listing inspection could provide the seller with a professional opionion about the condition of the house. The comprehensive report provided may show some defects that could be deal breakers. These would be good to get fixed before putting the house on the market.
Since the you know what needs fixing you can get it done before listing your house on the market and it could safe time and money in the long run.
Some of the issues which could be possible deal breakers may be:
- Skirting/fascia boards
- Water damage
Check out the 0:33 min Video on why a pre-listing would be of advantage.
Lynette Bruno a Real Estate and Lifestyle Expret on Trulia wrote the Should a seller ge a Home Inspection
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