Costly “free” seller-vendor inspection reports

17 05, 2020

Unlicensed building-pest inspectors

2020-05-20T06:19:55+10:00May 17th, 2020|Before employing a building inspector, Choosing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Unlicensed building-pest inspectors|Comments Off on Unlicensed building-pest inspectors

Unlicensed building-pest inspectors, carrying out Building and Pest inspections around Brisbane. Courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. This post exposes how you can easily employ unlicenced and inexperienced inspectors without knowing, by not carrying out your research and asking the right questions! A Building Construction Commission search revealed that separate [...]

14 05, 2020

Dangerous and costly sellers report

2020-05-26T06:57:29+10:00May 14th, 2020|Before employing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Dangerous and costly sellers report

Dangerous and costly sellers report. Costly "free" report supplied by agent & seller: 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 wiring! [...]

1 05, 2020

Do not accept free reports from a seller or estate agent

2020-05-21T06:39:59+10:00May 1st, 2020|Auction-buying traps, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!, Unlicensed building-pest inspectors|Comments Off on Do not accept free reports from a seller or estate agent

Do not accept free reports from a seller or estate agent, 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 [...]

1 05, 2020

Understated building reports

2020-05-21T06:43:04+10:00May 1st, 2020|Auction-buying traps, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Understated building reports

Understated building reports. Carried out by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Examples how it can be costly to accept a building report from a seller and/or agent before an auction. Problems identified in Peter's building inspection report differed considerably to a report supplied by the agent & seller to a prospective [...]

1 05, 2020

Beware of free building reports

2020-05-21T06:32:05+10:00May 1st, 2020|Auction-buying traps, Before employing a building inspector, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Dangers of buying property over the internet!|Comments Off on Beware of free building reports

Beware of free building reports, courtesy of Peter Weddell, owner operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. The rusted column above was only one of many that were not included in the sellers (vendor report) that were passed onto prospective buyers for "free". BE WARNED, discount the following advice at YOUR PERIL or you are [...]

30 04, 2020

Inaccurate building report in West End

2020-05-26T07:04:13+10:00April 30th, 2020|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports|Comments Off on Inaccurate building report in West End

Inaccurate building report in West End, a Southern suburb of Brisbane. carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Examples of serious problems that were not identified in a sellers building inspection report. The sellers report was carried out by a well known nationwide company. Fortunately the prospective buyer of this [...]

30 04, 2020

Sellers building report inaccuracies in Oxley

2020-05-26T06:52:57+10:00April 30th, 2020|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, High-set vs 2 storey house, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Sellers building report inaccuracies in Oxley

Sellers building report inaccuracies in Oxley, 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. The inspector was Acting on behalf of a seller and recommended by the agent. Considerable sagging to roof and ceiling: This roof was supported [...]

30 04, 2020

Roof access importance

2020-05-17T07:10:13+10:00April 30th, 2020|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Roof Problems|0 Comments

Roof access 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 house, [...]