Should You Get An Energy Audit As Part Of Your Home Inspection?

Let’s start this post by defining what a home inspection really is: A home inspection is a broad survey that documents the general condition and deficiencies of a home that are prescribed by the home inspector’s standard of practice. What is important to remember about home inspection conclusions is that you want to compare it to what your general impression of the home was when you made your offer on…

What are the Risks In Not Having New Construction Inspected?

With a tight Real Estate market in Northern Colorado, many home buyers are purchasing new construction and forgoing the traditional home inspection. They feel secure doing it because they are told that the home has been “inspected” by the city several times during the construction process. This is a VERY risky way to invest hard earned savings and a giant liability for the Realtors involved. Here’s why: The city does…