You found the home of your dreams but before you sign off it is very important to know exactly what you are buying. A home inspection is commonly offered by the seller and it may change your offer price knowing the conditions of the home in advance. A home inspection is an examination of the property by a professional to determine the overall condition of the home. It is important to conduct a home inspection to avoid a costly mistake by purchasing a property in need of major repairs. A good home inspection will assist a buyer in understanding exactly what they are about to acquire.

Buying a home is a huge investment. Keep in mind that it is not only the price tag of the house that you are spending; land transfer taxes, title insurance, lawyer fees, home inspections, agent commissions, appliances, furniture and all those finishing touches really add up. A good agent can help you find the perfect home for you and your budget.