When closing on a home, the home inspection is one of the most important parts of the process. Since most shoppers only get to do one or two brief visits before making an offer, it can be challenging to catch major issues. The home inspection gives you the opportunity to have a professional evaluate the state of the home before you move forward with the closing. Home inspections can't catch everything; however, they can help to manage the risk.
If you have an upcoming home inspection, our REALTORS® always encourage clients to attend, so you have the chance to ask the inspector questions. Here are some things you should be sure to ask: