Monday, November 15, 2004

Things aren't always as they seem!

Think you don't need a home inspection? Here's an example of something you might miss when you view your prospective new home with the real estate agent:

Yes, that is a hole in the tub/shower surround, which was hidden behind the towel in the first picture. Because we make a point of running the shower in every home we inspect and because we were considerate enough to remove the towel so it wouldn't get wet, we were able to uncover this defect that had not been disclosed by the seller. For the record, the seller claims that they were unaware of the defect because the home had been rented to a tenant.