The National Association of Realtors – a Great Resource for Home-buyers
Home-buyers need every tool at their disposal to understand the labyrinth of Residential Real Estate. One tool we gain a lot of information from is the National Association of Realtors “Realtor Magazine”. Have a Question? Use their search bar to locate informative articles or just review their “Daily News Articles” where you will find articles such as these:
Realtors & their associations are advocates for the right to own, use, & transfer real property. Meaning, they are YOUR advocates for home-ownership.
Home Inspection & Radon Testing Contingency
DON’T SHOP PRICE, SHOP EXPERIENCE!!!!
You’ve finally found the home of your dreams & can see a light at the end of the tunnel. But now you find out that you have a 7 Day Home Inspection & Radon Testing Contingency period & need to hire an inspector ASAP!!!!
One of the BIGGEST MISTAKES you could make when choosing an inspector is to focus in on the cost of the inspection. Don’t just assume that all home inspectors are equal!! There are a lot of moving parts to purchasing a home. It can be timely, costly, and frustrating – BUT, remember this is one of the largest purchases of your life, so it’s to be expected. Take advantage of the Home Inspection & Radon Testing Contingency as not only a negotiation tool to ask for repairs or credits, but as an introduction to your new home.
So, before you start making those phone calls to choose your inspector, we wanted to give you two examples of phone calls we receive:
Realize that during this process, you’ve actually been assembling a Home Purchasing Team that can help you navigate through the labyrinth.