A home inspection alerts you to any immediate repair concerns plus gives you an idea of what it may cost to maintain the home in good condition.
Let's take a closer look at the home inspection process so you know what to expect, and what the inspection does and does not include.
What to Expect During A Home Inspection
Before finalizing your offer to purchase a property, your real estate agent can arrange for a home inspection. The home inspector’s job is to look for any potential problems with the home and document their findings in a report.
A home inspection isn't the same as an appraisal.
An appraisal estimates your property's value, whereas a home inspection looks for problems in the home. Another difference is that lenders…