5 Key Items To Minimize Unpleasant Surprises
When Selling Your Home

  • Independent appraisal... by a licensed appraiser.
  • Preliminary title report... will inform a homeowner of any liens that might be on the property.
  • Inspection by local municipal building inspector( s)... to advise of any building code or zoning violations.
  • Home Inspection... having a licensed home inspector complete a professional home inspection will assist you, the homeowner, in making sure all mechanical systems are in good working order. A home in good working order will sell faster than a home in need of repairs.
  • Plat of survey... will notify a homeowner and prospective buyer of the actual lot lines of the property and will indicate any encroachments to the property.