Getting a cheap inspection (one of 3 deadly mistakes listed by NACHI)
By Brian Persons, Certified Master Inspector/Associate Broker
(Brian Persons Front Range Home Inspections)
Getting a cheap inspection.Buying a home is probably the most expensive purchase you will ever make. This is no time to shop for a cheap inspection.The cost of a home inspection is very small relative to the home being inspected. The additional cost of hiring a certified inspectoris almost insignificant. As a homebuyer, you have recently been crunching the numbers,negotiating offers, adding up closing costs,shopping for mortgages and trying to get thebest deals. Do not stop now. Do not let yourReal Estate agent, a patty-cake inspector oranyone else talk you into skimping here.NACHI front-ends its membershiprequirements. NACHI turns down more than1/2 the inspectors who want to join because they can't fulfill the membershiprequirements.NACHI certified inspectors perform the bestinspection...