Costly “free” seller-vendor inspection reports

19 01, 2020

Dangerous & Costly Vendor report

2020-01-19T07:18:12+10:00January 19th, 2020|Before employing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Dangerous & Costly Vendor report

Dangerous & Costly Vendor report. Costly "free" report supplied by agent & seller: Identified by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service, in a North West suburb of Brisbane. Significant rust: Columns supporting a three level 10 year old house were grossly understated in a report supplied to a prospective buyer. Potentially dangerous [...]

19 01, 2020

Unlicensed inspectors

2020-01-19T07:13:17+10:00January 19th, 2020|Before employing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Importance of photos & access, Roof Problems, Unlicensed inspectors|Comments Off on Unlicensed inspectors

Unlicensed inspectors. A property inspected in the Graceville area, a western suburb of Brisbane Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. This post exposes how you can easily employ unlicenced inspectors without knowing, by not doing research! Important: A Building Construction Commission search revealed that both previous inspectors of this property [...]

1 01, 2020

Beware of free building inspection reports part 4

2020-01-19T07:08:21+10:00January 1st, 2020|Buying at auction problems, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!|Comments Off on Beware of free building inspection reports part 4

Beware of free Building Inspection Reports part 4, courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. BE WARNED: discount the following advice at YOUR PERIL or you are likely to suffer the consequences! Just a few photos of problems omitted in a "free" vendors report, supplied by the agent! A patio [...]

1 01, 2020

Beware of free building inspection reports part 2

2020-01-19T07:09:15+10:00January 1st, 2020|Buying at auction problems, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!, Importance of photos & access, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Beware of free building inspection reports part 2

Beware of free Building Inspection Reports part 2, courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. BE WARNED, discount the following advice at YOUR PERIL or you are likely to suffer the consequences! Just a few photos of problems omitted from a "free" vendors report, supplied by the agent! There were [...]

1 01, 2020

Beware of free building inspection reports part 1

2020-01-19T07:09:55+10:00January 1st, 2020|Buying at auction problems, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!, Understated Inspection Reports, Unlicensed inspectors|Comments Off on Beware of free building inspection reports part 1

Beware of free Building Inspection Reports Part 1, courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. BE WARNED, ignore the following advice at YOUR PERIL or you are likely to suffer the consequences! Just a few photos of problems omitted from a "free" vendors report, supplied by the agent! There were [...]

1 11, 2019

Understated inspection reports

2020-01-18T10:20:27+10:00November 1st, 2019|Buying at auction problems, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Importance of photos & access, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Understated inspection reports

Understated inspection reports. Here are some examples why it is dangerous to accept a building report from a seller and/or agent before an auction. Carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Problems identified in Peter's building inspection report differed considerably to a report supplied by the agent & seller to a [...]

30 10, 2019

Inaccurate vendor report 3

2019-12-26T06:17:42+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Inaccurate vendor report 3

Inaccurate vendor report 3, problems identified in a building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service in Norman Park an Eastern suburb of Brisbane FREE REPORTS CAN BE VERY COSTLY. BUYERS BEWARE OF VENDORS REPORTS !  Potential danger: Paper insulation has accumulated around down-lights and electrical fittings within this roof which [...]

30 10, 2019

Inaccurate vendor report 2

2019-12-26T06:09:32+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Roof Problems, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Inaccurate vendor report 2

Inaccurate vendor report 2, problems identified in a building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service in Norman Park, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane The inspector employed by the seller claims this roof was not accessed because it was unsafe. This photo is proof that it was within 3.6 [...]

30 10, 2019

Inaccurate vendor report 1

2019-12-26T06:06:20+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Roof Problems, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Inaccurate vendor report 1

Inaccurate vendor report 1, identified in a independent building inspection by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service in  Norman Park, an Eastern suburb of Brisbane. Previous report stated "maintenance required" to these stairs. Nothing to suggest that they were rotting beyond repair, had inadequate support, insufficient ground clearance and were potentially dangerous. [...]

30 10, 2019

Vendor report inaccuracy

2020-01-18T10:21:56+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, High-set vs 2 storey house, Movement, Non compliant, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Vendor report inaccuracy

Vendor report inaccuracy. Inspection in the Oxley area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane Identified by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Problems missed or severely understated by a building inspection service acting on behalf of a seller and recommended by the agent. Considerable sagging to roof and ceiling: This roof was supported [...]

30 10, 2019

Roof access photographs importance

2020-01-18T10:24:25+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Importance of photos & access, Roof Problems, Understated Inspection Reports|0 Comments

Roof access photographs importance. Although this photo was taken 2006 in Strathpine, a northern suburb of Brisbane by Peter Weddell, owner of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service, it has not lost its relevance. I considered it would be important to include in my Posts. The photo shows considerable sagging to the roof of a two storey [...]

30 10, 2019

Inaccurate misleading vendor report

2019-12-24T17:10:34+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Design faults|Comments Off on Inaccurate misleading vendor report

Inaccurate misleading vendor report, problems identified in a building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service in Dutton Park, a Southern suburb of Brisbane The following photos are examples of serious problems that were not identified in a building inspection report carried out by a well known nation wide company [...]

30 10, 2019

Vendor report

2019-12-30T08:24:48+10:00October 30th, 2019|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Illegal structures|Comments Off on Vendor report

Vendor report. Problems identified in a building inspection in the Wilston area, a Northern suburb of Brisbane, carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Building Inspection Service. The owner of this property decided to employ a inspector suggested by the selling agent, this is what their inspectors report neglected to mention ! An illegal [...]

2 09, 2019

Beware of free building inspection reports part 3

2020-01-02T06:05:17+10:00September 2nd, 2019|Before employing a building inspector, Buying at auction problems, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!|Comments Off on Beware of free building inspection reports part 3

Beware of free Building Inspection Reports part 3, courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Otherwise known as a Vendor (seller) building report, the ones Agents handed out to unsuspecting buyers. BE WARNED, discount the following advice at YOUR PERIL or you are likely to suffer the consequences! Just a [...]