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Home Inspection Liabilities

Are Inspectors Liable for Missing a Major Defect During a Home Inspection? 

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You’ve finally found your dream home – it’s perfect. There’s just one little obstacle before sealing the deal, and that’s the inspection. Both the buyer and the seller hope for a clean inspection report with no major issues. But what if both of you successfully make it through the inspection and sign the sale contract, and then a few weeks down the line you find a major problem with your home. It could be a faulty foundation, or a termite infestation, or even weak structural conditions that the home inspector did not catch. Is your home inspector liable? How can you protect yourself in such cases? Legal […]