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Building and Pest Inspection - What to Avoid

by Nancy Roberts Realty 05/26/2019

Investing in a property is a massive step for anyone. This property will be of great benefits as it can serve a business place or where you will live with your loved ones. Regardless of your reason for buying a property, it has to be smart and careful. Also, some experts can help you look for a suitable property. Before you move into a new apartment, the first thing to do is to look for a reliable estate agent. They are responsible for getting you your dream house. When the real estate agents have done their job, the next step is to look for banks that are willing to give you the needed loan to buy your property.

However, it is always advisable to look for professional pest inspection services before you decide to buy a new house because it ensures that your hard-earned money will go to a home that is of high-quality. Apart from that, you will be sure of the establishment you are looking for. However, there are some cases where building and pest inspection services fail to achieve its purpose because of specific mistakes. Learn about some mistakes to avoid during building and pest inspection. Here are some of the critical missteps to should avoid during construction and pest inspection:

Deciding on a property by the looks 

This is one of the mistakes people make while inspecting a building. They tend to judge the book by its cover. A lot of people decide on the property by merely looking at the exterior. They base their decision on the look. Judging a home based on its outward appearance is a mistake that you should avoid because you don’t know how the property looks inside. 

Also, you may not be able to carry out adequate pest inspection from outside. You need to get into the building and inspect essential parts of the building. It looks good does not mean it is good. A home inspector will confirm the actual status of the building so that if there are issues, you can factor that into your decision.

Pleasure over safety 

Another mistake people make when carrying out building, and pest inspection on a property is to underestimate the importance of safety. Your safety should be your priority when inspecting a house. 

 The essence of examining a property before making a decision is to make sure that the property is safe to live in by checking whether the house is in excellent condition and free from pest infestation.

Hire a reputable home inspector to check your property before making up your mind.

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Nancy Roberts Realty

Nancy Roberts Realty was founded to provide integrity and innovation, honesty and good old-fashioned customer service. The agents at our firm have over 15 years of experience.

 Our mission is to provide the most professional real estate services available in Western North Carolina (including Alexander, Burke, Catawba, Caldwell, McDowell and surrounding Counties.) With our expertise, dedication and education, we will guide you through the buying or selling process. 

Nancy Roberts background prior to real estate was in human resources and human relations. Nancy started career in real estate in 2005 and received the GRI designation (Graduate Real Estate Institute) in 2011.

Pam Hollar has 20 + years of experience in accounting which is an asset to her real estate clients

 Gary Rhoades - background is in sales and construction. He has remodeling and has rehabbed several homes. 

Heath Huggins background in real estate sales, property management and is a NC CPA. Heath knows Lake James well as it is his families playground.