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Experts find people are unaware of radon, the second leading cause of lung cancer - Press of Atlantic City

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:05

Press of Atlantic City

Experts find people are unaware of radon, the second leading cause of lung cancer
Press of Atlantic City
A colleague who owned a home inspection business asked if she had ever heard about radon, and that piece of information spurred on Nixon and some of her neighbors to test their homes at a condominium association just 20 minutes south of Pittsburgh ...

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Country home for sale in Blossom TX | United Coutry Real Estate - eParisExtra.com (blog)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:04

eParisExtra.com (blog)

Country home for sale in Blossom TX | United Coutry Real Estate
eParisExtra.com (blog)
Country ranch style home setting good distance from road on 8.9 acres just 2 miles from Blossom. Large spacious rooms. Kitchen has breakfast area with bay windows, plenty of cabinets, pantry. Den has fireplace with propane gas logs for additional heat ...

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How to Sell a House in 2018: 5 Tips to Get the Edge This Year - Realtor.com News

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 15:14

Realtor.com News

How to Sell a House in 2018: 5 Tips to Get the Edge This Year
Realtor.com News
"People want to be able to move right in, worry-free." To ease any concerns buyers might have about your home's condition, consider having your home pre-inspected—which can reassure buyers that the house is in good shape, or point you toward repairs ...

Why this startup gives renters cash back for paying on time - Built In Chicago

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 14:43

Built In Chicago

Why this startup gives renters cash back for paying on time
Built In Chicago
“When they reach certain milestones, like saving $450, we send them a notification to tell them they've saved enough for a home inspection — along with an explanation of why they need one,” said McLoughlin. “A lot of people know they need to save up ...

Western Nevada College rolling out certified home inspection class series - Nevada Appeal

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 19:17

Western Nevada College rolling out certified home inspection class series
Nevada Appeal
"The program provides the lecture requirements for taking the exam and the other round of courses provides the 25 inspections the state requires one to conduct before they qualify for a license here in Nevada. Once a person has completed the 120-hour ...

8 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers Should Avoid at All Costs ... - Realtor.com News

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 18:05

Realtor.com News

8 Home Inspection Mistakes Buyers Should Avoid at All Costs ...
Realtor.com News
The home inspection is a crucial step for buying a home, and it shouldn't be overlooked or rushed. Avoid these common mistakes on the big day.

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Certified Home Inspection Class Series Begins Jan. 8 - WNC News

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 17:06

Certified Home Inspection Class Series Begins Jan. 8
WNC News
With the arrival of a new year there is an opportunity to start a new career in home inspection at Western Nevada College. Certified Home Inspection courses will be offered on the Carson City campus starting on Monday, Jan. 8, helping prepare an ...

Offered a free home inspection? It's a scam, Modesto Fire warns ... - Modesto Bee

Wed, 12/27/2017 - 16:25

Modesto Bee

Offered a free home inspection? It's a scam, Modesto Fire warns ...
Modesto Bee
The Modesto Fire Department is warning of an apparent scam in which a person (or people) goes to a home, claims to be with the city of Modesto Fire Prevention Division and offers a free home inspection for Fire Prevention Month.

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New home-inspection company launches in Loveland - Loveland Reporter-Herald

Tue, 12/26/2017 - 14:36

New home-inspection company launches in Loveland
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Pillar To Post was named North America's top-rated home inspection company within Entrepreneur Magazine's annual Franchise 500 in January, according to a press release from the company. "It was an easy decision to join this team. Their reputation is ...

Ask the Expert: How Can I Guide Clients Through the Home Inspection Process? - RisMedia.com (press release)

Mon, 12/25/2017 - 16:07

Ask the Expert: How Can I Guide Clients Through the Home Inspection Process?
RisMedia.com (press release)
A: After being in business for 25 years and performing over a million inspections, HomeTeam Inspection Service has identified the top ways to ensure a smoother home inspection, contributing to happier clients and a better outcome. Content Square 1 ...

Anna Chamber of Commerce welcomes latest business - Nueces County Record Star

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 18:45

Nueces County Record Star

Anna Chamber of Commerce welcomes latest business
Nueces County Record Star
The Greater Anna Chamber of Commerce welcomed a new business to the folds last week. On Thursday, Nov. 9, the GACC hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate Henderson Home Inspection as a new member. The event, which was held at the ...

WIN Home Inspection Announces Development Plans for Tennessee - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 09:11

WIN Home Inspection Announces Development Plans for Tennessee
PR Newswire (press release)
NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As Tennessee continues to experience a strong housing market, WIN Home Inspection has announced plans to capitalize on the growth momentum through aggressive expansion plans. The franchise is ...

Barry Stone: Home inspection is limited to what is visible | News OK - NewsOK.com

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 06:02

Barry Stone: Home inspection is limited to what is visible | News OK
NewsOK.com
DEAR BARRY: We bought our house five years ago and hired a home inspector to find all the defects. After all these years, we learned that an important defect ...

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Should I bail after a really bad home inspection? - The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 06:30

The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Should I bail after a really bad home inspection?
The Mortgage Reports (blog)
Should a bad home inspection doom a real estate transaction? If done right, a bad home inspection may actually be the most important consumer tool available to buyers. At first this may seem like a strange view but if you look at how the real estate ...

Lawsuit says PNC Bank's home inspection charges unfair - Reuters

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 19:29

Lawsuit says PNC Bank's home inspection charges unfair
Reuters
Pittsburgh-based PNC Bank has been hit with a proposed class action accusing it of charging delinquent mortgage borrowers for unnecessary property inspections, adding hundreds of dollars to their loan balances over time. Filed on Tuesday in Pittsburgh ...

At Home: Inspection can reveal furnace problems - Topeka Capital Journal

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 20:54

Topeka Capital Journal

At Home: Inspection can reveal furnace problems
Topeka Capital Journal
At Home: Inspection can reveal furnace problems. It's best to hire a pro for this job. An annual inspection can prolong the life of your furnace and reduce your energy bills. (Dreamstime). Much like a car, a furnace needs tuning to keep it in good ...

Scam of the Week: Bogus free home inspection - KY3

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 17:45

KY3

Scam of the Week: Bogus free home inspection
KY3
Scam of the Week: Bogus free home inspection. Error loading player: No playable sources found. By Ashley Reynolds |. Posted: Tue 5:44 PM, Oct 24, 2017 |. Updated: Tue 6:31 PM, Oct 24, 2017. They know your name and address. So they got your attention, ...

What to look for in a home inspector - WCPO Cincinnati, OH - WCPO

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 08:18

WCPO

What to look for in a home inspector - WCPO Cincinnati, OH
WCPO
Kentucky and Indiana require licenses for home inspectors. Ohio does not.

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How to Negotiate Repairs After a Home Inspection: Haggling Tips for Buyers - Realtor.com News

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 17:40

Realtor.com News

How to Negotiate Repairs After a Home Inspection: Haggling Tips for Buyers
Realtor.com News
If you're buying a home, you'll want to know how to negotiate repairs after a home inspection. After all, odds are even the dreamiest house will have problems, and sellers might be open to the notion of fixing a few flaws—with the right persuasion. So ...


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