There is a saying that “ignorance is bliss”. That is certainly NOT true when buying real property. The purpose of a quality home inspection is make sure that you know as much as possible about the condition of the home, it’s systems, and its history. Sure, some of what you use a home inspector for is to find things that need to be fixed before you purchase your home, but there is a TON of value in knowing what to keep an eye on in the future, as well as to have a record of your “starting point” when you sell the property later. Use a quality inspector, and try and be there yourself so they can explain things. Not everything can convey as well on paper as it does in person.
If we are helping you buy the property, we have several good inspectors that will do a good job, at a fair price.
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