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MCC offers training course on home inspections - Suburban Life Publications

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/26/2014 - 16:28

MCC offers training course on home inspections
Suburban Life Publications
The home inspection pre-licensing course takes place 6 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from Jan. 27 through April 9 in Room A112 at McHenry County College, 8900 Route 14 in Crystal Lake. People who have knowledge in the building trades, ...

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Inspector robbed at vacant house in Kennewick - Daily Astorian

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/24/2014 - 07:11

Inspector robbed at vacant house in Kennewick
Daily Astorian
The inspector with MS Property Maintenance was hired by Bank of America to conduct a home inspection Monday. He found a sliding door open and the two men. They held him at knifepoint, punched him to the floor and took about $200 from his wallet.

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Boggs Inspection Service Brings Holiday Cheer while Supporting Local Dancers - ThurstonTalk

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/23/2014 - 07:54

Boggs Inspection Service Brings Holiday Cheer while Supporting Local Dancers
ThurstonTalk
Working in the home inspection industry, it's no surprise that owner Dwayne Boggs and his staff work closely with local real estate agents all year long. The most common time for an inspection is when you are preparing to sell your home or have placed ...

Do I Need A Home Inspection? - The Inquisitr

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/19/2014 - 19:48

The Inquisitr

Do I Need A Home Inspection?
The Inquisitr
The question of the need for home inspection when buying a home can come as a surprise for first time buyers. Getting caught up in the excitement of shopping for and purchasing a home, buyers may not have given much thought to having the home they'd ...

A Globe-Trotting Veteran Takes on the Home Inspection Business - Entrepreneur

Home Inspection - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 05:42

Entrepreneur

A Globe-Trotting Veteran Takes on the Home Inspection Business
Entrepreneur
After leaving the military, Stoakley became a Pillar To Post franchisee. Here's how he has applied his military knowledge in the field of home inspection. Name: Vincent Stoakley. Franchise owned (location): Pillar To Post Home Inspectors, in Richmond ...

Home Inspection Business in Australia Says They Are Needed in the Real Estate ... - Digital Journal

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 15:50

Home Inspection Business in Australia Says They Are Needed in the Real Estate ...
Digital Journal
Safe and Sound Property Inspections claims that a home inspection service plays a vital role, whether one is in the pursuit of selling or buying a commercial or residential property. Port Melbourne, Victoria -- (ReleaseWire) -- 12/17/2014 -- A business ...

Full Disclosure: How Pre-listing Home Inspections Even the Score for Sellers - RisMedia.com (press release)

Home Inspection - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 13:51

Full Disclosure: How Pre-listing Home Inspections Even the Score for Sellers
RisMedia.com (press release)
Unfortunately, many fail to translate that knowledge to the process of putting a house on the market, with sellers often deferring the home inspection process to buyers. In doing so, sellers are making the same mistake we made as kids, hoping that any ...

Real Estate Matters | What to do about mold found after inspection - Washington Post (blog)

Home Inspection - Sun, 12/14/2014 - 11:00

Real Estate Matters | What to do about mold found after inspection
Washington Post (blog)
I also had a home inspection done by a licensed contractor who is considered a forensic home inspector. In spite of all these inspections, no one opened the kitchen cabinets or pulled out the drawers next to sink in the kitchen or baths. Mold was found ...

Finding right home inspector key in spotting future headaches - TBO.com

Home Inspection - Sat, 12/13/2014 - 23:12

Finding right home inspector key in spotting future headaches
TBO.com
Home inspector Mark Cramer of Inspection Services, Inc. looks at the depth of attic insulation of a home on a recent inspection. Cramer will look over a home for correctable defects that in the long run can cost home owners thousands of dollars if not ...

Home Inspector Jeff Belrose Digs Deep So Buyers Don't Have To - Seven Days

Home Inspection - Fri, 12/12/2014 - 01:30

Seven Days

Home Inspector Jeff Belrose Digs Deep So Buyers Don't Have To
Seven Days
A lot of clients have this misconception that, because they got a home inspection, their house should be proclaimed new and free of issues. Then, a month later, their hot-water tank fails. There's no way I would know that. If I could know that in ...

Realtors are wrong about the Lemoyne rental housing inspection ordinance ... - PennLive.com

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 08:27

Realtors are wrong about the Lemoyne rental housing inspection ordinance ...
PennLive.com
I own two homes in Lemoyne, one my residence and another a rental property. In addition I own a home in Saegertown in Pennsylvania's northwest corner. The home in Saegertown is subject to the borough's home inspection program for rental properties.

Buying A House? Better Get A Home Inspection - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Home Inspection - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 07:21

Buying A House? Better Get A Home Inspection
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
A recent decision provides another reminder of why prudent homebuyers should always insist on a home inspection. The buyers agreed to purchase the property without making the sale conditional on a home inspection. However, the contract did include the ...

22-year-old takes over home inspection franchise - Shore News Today

Home Inspection - Sat, 12/06/2014 - 10:20

22-year-old takes over home inspection franchise
Shore News Today
ERMA – Gabi Whalen took over the Erma franchise of Pillar To Post Home Inspectors in November. The 22-year-old once hoped to design skyscrapers, but now she is using her knowledge of architecture on residential buildings. Whalen attended the New ...

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