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Questions to ask at an Open House

Knowledge is power, so being armed with as much information as possible about a property is going to help you make an informed decision about any potential purchases.

What are the key questions to ask at an open home inspection to get the information you need without coming across as a desperate buyer?

Similarly, you don’t want the agent to think you’re a novice at the real estate game and that they can use your inexperience to their own advantage. Continue reading Questions to ask at an Open House

Do I really need a building inspection?

Every property has lots of issues which you need to know about when you are planning to purchase a house or a unit, be it  new or existing.

A common question many prospective buyers ask is  “Do I really need  a building inspection?”

Some financial institutions and most Solicitors/Conveyancers require you to have a Pest Inspection and Building Report carried out on the home you are interested in purchasing. This will give you an indication of any pest issues or structural defects. Continue reading Do I really need a building inspection?