pre purchase building inspection

Mentoring is the real role of the Building Inspector

Mentoring is the real role of the Building Inspector. It is not to instruct you whether to buy or not to buy.
Some time ago we wrote an article on this web site titled “What to expect from a Building Inspection Report”. In that article we noted that it should not be the role of the […]

By |April 20th, 2016|News, PrePurchase Building Inspection|Comments Off on Mentoring is the real role of the Building Inspector

Building Inspections do not mean the Purchaser will cool off.

I often feel an uneasy concern when conducting pre purchase building inspections that a Vendor may have when a building inspector enters their home on behalf of a potential purchaser. You just know that they are worried that your inspection may prompt the purchaser to cool off. This occurred just recently in a home I inspected at […]

By |August 20th, 2014|News, PrePurchase Building Inspection|Comments Off on Building Inspections do not mean the Purchaser will cool off.

Asbestos Free Houses from when

If you want an asbestos free house you will need to look at houses built after 1992. With 80% of houses built in Adelaide having asbestos containing products in them, only the more recent homes constructed can be viewed as asbestos free.

Asbestos, like cigarettes was the subject of much public media scrutiny for a long […]

By |June 16th, 2014|Asbestos, News|Comments Off on Asbestos Free Houses from when

I want the Vendor to fix the things I found?

I have just had a conversation with a purchaser who, whilst thankful that they now know after reading my pre purchase building inspection report what is wrong with the house they would like to buy, they feel the Vendor should fix the issues noted in the report.

So now you know what you need to know […]

By |April 26th, 2013|News|Comments Off on I want the Vendor to fix the things I found?