Items to BE AWARE of when buying a home:

  • Added square footage is always a bonus, but if it not finished with the same amenities consistent to the rest of the house, it may not have added value.
  • Home improvements made without a professional can cost you more in the long run if the improvement is not done correctly or per state code.
  • New paint can be hiding a problem, especially if the seller was trying to cover up an issue such as mold, termites or dry rot.

To make sure you are making the right choice when buying a home, always use a Realtor that can be on the “look out” for you and hire an inspector to inspect the home before you close!

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