Buyer Pre-Inspections: Seattle Home Buyers Paying For Inspections Before Writing Offers
The Seattle real estate market is Hot, Hot, Hot - home inventory is scarce, and buyers are plenty. Home sellers will likely find they're in the catbird seat. Unlike in years past, sellers have more options at their disposal - and one of the most common strategies, is encouraging all buyers to perform (and pay for) a "Pre-Inspection" before they place an offer to purchase your home.
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The primary advantage of a buyer-performed pre-inspection is that it allows the seller to keep the home "Active"...