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Home Inspection Horror (Movie?)

Perhaps this is a post that would be better left for halloween, but as summer is almost half over, that seems horror enough to count. Speaking of home inspection horrors, an article several months ago in the National Post serves

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Home Inspection, key step for home owners

Real estate season is in full swing, and whether you are in the market for a condo or single family home, dealing with an overheated market and bidding wars, or a slow area where sellers outnumber buyers, a home inspection

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Qualified and Accredited Home Inspection

A recent home inspection scam that was reported on in Hurricane West Virginia, once again highlights the importance of making sure that you are dealing with not only someone with experience, but that you are receiving a qualified and accredited

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Home Inspection in a Sellers Market

A recent online article in the Tennessean.com echoed the sentiments that many here in the GTA have remarked regarding the value of home inspection in a sellers market. “I am a single woman trying to buy a home here in Nashville

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Can you “Fail” a home inspection?

A home inspection, especially one done by a qualified and certified home inspector, is a crucial part of the home buying process. There are however, some common misconceptions about the process, and one of the most common in that a

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5 Home Buying Warning Signs

Home Buying Warning Signs When faced with the hot Toronto real estate market, rising home costs, low inventory and the prevalence of all-cash offers, you may feel compelled to make an offer right away if you are lucky to find something appealing, in the

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Toronto Real Estate Market

Toronto Real Estate Market Despite dire predictions that pile up year after year, and despite the recent hit to oil prices and by extension Alberta house prices, Toronto real estate, seems to still be flying high. A recent summary article

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Winter Home Inspections

Home Inspections (Winter Style) There is a common perception that home inspections done in the winter tend to miss a lot of things and are therefore questionable in terms of their value to the perspective homebuyer. While it is true

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Happy Holidays and a Prosperous New Year

Just a short post to wish all of our readers, our clients and families the best of the season, and a healthy happy new year. Often in the course of our articles and posts we talk about the value of

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Home Inspection eliminates future headaches

Home Inspection Helps Avoid Future Headaches! A recent article in TBO-The Tampa Tribune, is singing a familiar refrain, one that we have heard many times before, and one that we always warn about. Can you guess what it is? It’s

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