Have you ever seen the movie, “The Money Pit” with Tom Hanks and Shelley Long? The couple moves into their dream home only to find that whatever can go wrong will.
Certainly you would never find yourself in that kind of situation. After all, that’s what home inspections are for, right?
And yet, there’s a serious issue that’s often missed by inspectors. This “dirty little secret” can easily cost you thousands… tens of thousands… plus destruction of your property. It’s definitely the sort of thing you want to find before you sign a contract.
If you don’t know about this issue, and many don’t, it can quickly become a nightmare for both the buyer and the seller.
I know all about it. The problem just happened to a client of mine, a couple, who recently bought their dream home.
Today I’m going to tell you what it is and how you can avoid it in the first place. [Read more…]