Get a Home Inspection to Find Every Defect
Buyers should request repairs after a home inspection.
A professional will find every issue that is not obvious. Surface-level blemishes are easy to spot, but buyers need a professional to see the real problems.
The home inspector will create a list of property defects to fix. This list is called the inspection report.
The inspection report is a powerful negotiation tool for agents because it can influence a home’s final cost. The inspection report has this power because it has professional opinions about the well-being of the property.
If the property is in poor condition, the agent has more negotiation power to lower the sales price for the homebuyer.
As an alternative to lowering the price of the home, the buyer’s agent can issue a request for repairs.
How to Make a Request for Repairs on a House
A real estate agent should talk to their client about the inspection report. The goal is to decide what, …