How Much Does a Home Inspection Cost?
Well, this will depend on the area, size of the home, and of course the inspector.
When deciding on buying a home you should always consider getting a home inspection. It can seem like a pricey upfront cost when buying a home but consider it an investment because you will geta report of everything that’s going on with the home, so you won’t have any surprises when you move in.
Now, how much do the home inspections typically cost?
Here in Clarksville, you can expect to spend around $250-$500 for most home inspections. Of course, the larger the home the more it will cost. Furthermore, if the home you are buying is unique or has any environmental concerns such as asbestos or radon the inspector might recommend you get those additional tests performed as well.
So, what all does the inspector check for?
When you schedule your home inspection, he will examine will check out the HVAC systems, electrical and plumbing components within the home. Additionally, the roof, windows, siding, gutters, sidewalks, crawlspaces, and kitchen appliances will also be evaluated to give you peace in mind knowing what’s going on with the home before you move in.
So if you are pondering whether or not you should get a home inspection when you are buying a home consider it an investment well worth the money as you will get an in-depth analysis of your home so you won’t have any hidden surprises when you finally get to move in.
Gregory Rutledge- REALTOR®
Century 21 Platinum Properties
Christian Black Team
1051 Hwy 76. Clarksville, TN 37043
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