Pre-purchase Inspection

Buying a home is a significant investment, and it’s important to know what you’re getting into before making a purchase. That’s why a Pre-purchase inspection from Landmark Property Inspections is a valuable investment that can save you time, money, and headaches. Our inspectors have over 20 years of experience and an extensive construction background, which results in a professional inspection that you can trust. From the roof to the foundation, we work to ensure that you have a comprehensive understanding of the property’s condition.

Our reports are delivered within 24 hours of the inspection and are designed to be simple to understand, so you can quickly and easily identify issues without having to decipher a lengthy report. Armed with knowledge, you can make an informed decision about whether the property is right for you and negotiate with confidence.┬áBy identifying any issues before closing on a property you start the path to home ownership on the right track and can avoid costly surprises. At Landmark Property Inspections, we understand the emotional and financial significance of buying a home. That’s why we approach our Pre-purchase inspections with care and attention to detail, providing you with a stress-free and empowering experience. Trust us to provide you with the knowledge and expertise you need to make a smart investment decision.

Benefits of a Pre-purchase Home Inspection for Buyers

A home inspection is an essential step for any potential home buyer. Not only can it reveal hidden problems that may not be apparent during a viewing, but it also provides a wealth of other benefits:

  1. Price negotiation: A home inspection can give buyers leverage to negotiate a lower purchase price or request repairs be made before closing, potentially saving them thousands of dollars.

  2. Ensures safety: Inspections can uncover safety hazards such as electrical or fire hazards, mold, and structural issues that could pose a risk to occupants. Knowing about these hazards can help buyers make informed decisions about whether or not to proceed with a purchase.

  3. Future maintenance: A home inspection report can give buyers a better understanding of what maintenance and repairs may be required in the future, allowing them to budget accordingly. This information can also help buyers plan for upgrades or renovations that may be needed in the future.

  4. Provides peace of mind: Knowing that a property has been thoroughly inspected by a professional can give buyers peace of mind that they are making a sound investment.

  5. Protects against unexpected costs: A home inspection can uncover hidden defects that would be costly to repair, potentially saving buyers from unexpected expenses after the purchase.

  6. Can identify code violations: Although our inspectors are not “code inspectors” we are trained to identify code violations that may not be visible to an untrained eye, ensuring that a property is up to code and safe to inhabit.

  7. Helps with insurance and financing: Some lenders and insurance providers require a home inspection before they will approve a loan or policy. A home inspection can help buyers meet these requirements and move forward with their purchase.

A diagram of home showing the components that Landmark Property Inspections and their certified home inspectors inspect.