You’re a buyer. Your Realtor helped you find the perfect home, make an offer, and the offer has been accepted! It’s time for you to order the appraisal and the inspection.
THE INSPECTION. (Dun-dun-dun!)
One of the most stressful parts of the home-buying process comes when Realtors and buyers hold their breath to learn whether or not any major repairs will be necessary before the home can be sold. If it’s a minor issue, there’s nearly never a problem closing on time. But if it’s a big issue, like the roof, you’d better be prepared to negotiate.
“But isn’t that what my Realtor is for?!” you might ask.
YES! A million times yes. Your Realtor should absolutely be advocating for your best interest if he or she is a Single Agent. But too…