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Inspect, Inspect and Inspect - Go over the inspection report with a fine tooth comb. Make sure the report was done by a professional organization. For condo purchases go over the Declaration, By-Laws, and Association Fees. Good idea to ask for minutes of meetings, too.  Don't take anything for g...
Here's a good summary for listing a home: When you decide to sell your home, you want the highest possible return from its sale. Determining price is the most critical step in preparing your home for sale. Obviously, pricing your property too low won't provide the best return. You are apt to be d...
Attic Check underside of roof for leaks, stains or dampness Look around chimney for condensation or signs of water Clean and clear ventilation openings if necessary Clean out stored junk Walls and Ceilings Check condition of paint and wallpaper Repair cracks, holes or damage to plaster or wallboa...

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