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Should I Get a Pre-Listing Home Inspection in Houston?

Benefits of Pre-Listing Home Inspections Many people wait until the last minute to schedule a home inspection. It’s the last thing they do before finalizing the sale. However, there are several benefits to hiring a home inspector before listing a house:

  1. Less stress: If your sewage system is failing or the air conditioner is on the fritz, it’s best to find out sooner rather than later. We’ll provide a detailed overview of the home’s condition so you won’t have to worry about a hidden problem derailing the sale while it’s under contract.

  2. Greater confidence: Scheduling a pre-listing home inspection shows that you’re proactive, and that’s attractive to many buyers. Immediately learning about a house’s condition can also help the seller feel more confident in pursuing the purchase.

  3. Faster sale: If a house inspection is the last thing you do before signing over the deed, you’re not leaving much time for negotiations of repairs. In fact, it increases the risk of a buyer backing out of the sale because of a major problem or defect.

Home Inspections in Houston While a pre-listing home inspection doesn’t erase the need for one later on, it certainly can reduce stress, increase confidence, and help speed up the sale. Ready to schedule one? Bryan & Bryan Inspections is here to help. Our experienced inspectors have years of experience. As a family-owned and –operated business, we’ve been serving Houston, Pearland, Katy, and the surrounding areas of Texas since 1994. Call us at 281-484-8318, or schedule an inspection online. We look forward to serving you.

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