Highlands NC Real Estate, Common Inspection Issues

Highlands NC real estate

Highlands NC Real Estate, Common Inspection Issues


Highlands NC real estate

Meadows Mountain Realty, Highlands NC real estate

Highlands NC real estate transactions include home inspections. An awareness of common inspection issues can help sellers prepare their homes for sale. Furthermore, knowing what might pop up in a home inspection can put buyers’ minds at ease. Your Highlands NC REALTOR will help you throughout the buying and selling process, helping you gain a better understanding of how to respond to a home inspection.

What are common issues that arise with home inspections?

  • Doors that do not open or close properly
  • Windows that stick and are hard to open
  • Missing window screens
  • Gaps in, or missing, caulking or seals
  • Leaky faucets
  • Electric outlets that don’t work
  • Cosmetic issues on interior and exterior walls

The above issues are a sampling of common issues that arise during a home inspection. The good news is that the aforementioned issues are repairable. It is the big ticket items that can catch a buyer and/or seller off guard. A roof replacement or a foundational issue can get in the way of a Highlands NC home sale. Big issues require further negotiation and, typically, repairs or cash at closing for the repairs.

Learn more about Highlands NC real estate

Contact our team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Meadows Mountain Realty today tolerant more about buying and selling homes in Highlands NC. We will update you on market conditions while answering all of your buying and selling questions. Let our knowledge and experience serve as your guide to Highlands NC real estate.

Click here to read “The 10 Most Common Defects Found in Home Inspections” from REALTOR Magazine.

About the Author
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES MEADOWS MOUNTAIN REALTY has been serving the Highlands NC and Cashiers NC areas offering exclusive mountain real estate and country club properties since 2003.

We recognize that there are many important aspects to consider in making a real estate choice. With that in mind, we listen closely to the needs and desires of each individual customer and work diligently to find the ideal mountain property or to sell your property as efficiently and effectively as possible. However, our job does not stop there.

Once you have made your real estate decisions, we are here to help you in any way that we can. It will be our pleasure to familiarize you with all aspects of the Highlands and Cashiers communities, including home, professional and personal services as well as activities, restaurants, health care and shopping. We will go the extra mile to ensure that your experience in the mountains exceeds your expectations.

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