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Home Inspections

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21 October 2016
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After you get a home inspection, your inspector is legally required to give you a written report that lays out what he or she discovered in the inspection. Check out this blog for information about what this report has to include.

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Home Inspections

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17 October 2016
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Did you know that, by law, when you hire a home inspector, your home inspection contract must contain specific information? Keep reading to learn more.

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Home Inspections

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21 July 2015
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It’s likely that a home will be the biggest purchase you’ll ever make, which is why many consumers opt for a home inspection before they sign on the dotted line. In this blog post, we’re sharing information about the home inspection process – learn what to expect and about your rights.

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Home Inspections

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22 June 2015
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It’s been two years now since I dipped my toe into the real estate market and purchased my first home. And while I was lucky to have my dad by my side, offering advice and tips, it quickly became clear just how much I didn’t know about the process. In today’s blog, I’m offering my top 5 tips if you’re thinking about buying a home!

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Home Inspections

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25 November 2013
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Have you used a home inspector? Do you want to share your experiences and potentially affect change? The Ministry Responsible for Housing is asking consumers to have their say on this issue and we wanted to share that opportunity with you as a BC consumer. All the details about this public consultation are below, Consumer Protection BC.



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Home Inspections

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24 May 2011
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Purchasing a home is a large investment for many British Columbians.  It is so important to familiarize yourself with all of the activities related to buying a house so that you are making an informed choice.  Many people get a home inspection done as part of their home buying decision.  As you may know, Consumer Protection BC licenses home inspectors in the province. To find a licensed home inspector, please click here to access the licensee search on our website.

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Home Inspections

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11 April 2011
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What’s the weather like where you live?  Here in beautiful Victoria BC we are finally starting to get bright blue skies during the day, and later sunsets in the evening.  While walking my dog around my neighbourhood I am seeing more and more for sale signs on front lawns– another “sign” that spring is here.  Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases you will ever make.  When buying a house, it’s a good idea to have it inspected by a licensed home inspector before making an offer.

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