Disclosure importance

509, 2016

Illegal structure consequences

September 5th, 2016|Dangerous structures, Disclosure importance, Illegal structures|Comments Off on Illegal structure consequences

Illegal structure consequences, identified in a recent building inspection carried out in the Eatons Hills area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Illegal structure consequences can affect you when considering reselling, do not forget this very important point!
This poorly built patio roof structure requires extensive rectification, so […]

2103, 2016

Termite damage disclosure

March 21st, 2016|Disclosure importance, Termites, Tips for sellers|Comments Off on Termite damage disclosure

Termite damage disclosure was an important factor in helping the sale of this property go through smoothly, in a recent building inspection carried out by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

Affected timber removed showing significance of damage to supporting lintel above an opening of this relatively new house.

More damage to section of the lintel above the […]

702, 2016

Tips for sellers on contract breakers

February 7th, 2016|Disclosure importance|Comments Off on Tips for sellers on contract breakers

Tips for sellers on contract breakers. Having been in the building inspection industry since 1978, the biggest contract breaker I have found is the seller (and sometimes the Agent) not disclosing major problems (with the property or building) they were aware of with a prospective purchaser, then criticising the inspector for doing their job when the […]

510, 2015

Roof termite damage disclosure

October 5th, 2015|Disclosure importance|0 Comments

Roof termite damage disclosure. Suggestions by Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service:

The importance of sellers and agents being upfront with prospective buyers.

Termite damage to roof structure of a house on the Gold Coast (not disclosed to the buyer)!  

Insulation fitted to the roof interior mainly to cover extensive termite damage to the roof structure. The owner […]