Selling: Surviving a Home Inspection, Part 2

In Part 1, I detailed what’s generally involved in a home inspection from the seller’s point of view. In this part, I’ve included a list of things you can do to make your home inspection go more smoothly. Start outside Repair minor things like loose steps, rotted trim, disconnected gutters, and anything else that can […]

Selling: Surviving a Home Inspection, Part 1

Most real estate contracts in the U.S. contain an inspection contingency clause, which is a provision to allow the purchasers to have the home inspected for any major defects or problems prior to signing a final purchase agreement. Inspections generally take place pretty quickly after an offer is accepted, and generally take two to three […]