Buying property over internet-Margate, a northern suburb of Brisbane

Carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service

Some excellent examples of how buying over the internet and relying on agents photos can be a very costly mistake. Without professional advice from someone totally independent of agents, like Peter Weddell that will give you an unbiased opinion and comprehensive report.

Buying property over internet

Rotting architraves around windows without appropriate flashing’s fitted.

Buying property over internet

Brick piers that have moved causing undulation to the inside floor and external walls.

Buying property over internet

Second hand timber used throughout construction of the house.

Buying property over internet

Loose electrical wires unprofessionally fitted and potentially dangerous.

Buying property over internet

Stump movement causing sagging of bearers also undulation of the floor.

Buying property over internet

Rotting timber flooring from leaking of the bathroom above.

 

Buying property over internet

More rotting timber from the bathroom leaking

Buying property over internet

Termite damage to timber bridging the ant-capping.

Buying property over internet

Damaged fibro wall sheeting, possibly Asbestos.

Buying property over internet-Margate

Important note: 

None of the above problems were identified by the agents inspector!

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