Non compliant

1 11, 2019

Misleading advertising

2020-01-18T08:58:21+10:00November 1st, 2019|Bathroom problems, Illegal structures, Movement, Non compliant, Unit problems|Comments Off on Misleading advertising

Misleading advertising, in the Albany Creek area a northern suburb of Brisbane by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Non-compliant area: This unit was advertised as having a self contained unit below it. The seller and agent failed to mention the following in their advertising. Ceiling height was under the Code requirement [...]

1 11, 2019

Non-habitable sub-floor

2020-01-17T16:25:43+10:00November 1st, 2019|Disclosure importance, Non compliant, Rising Damp, Rooms not suitable for habitation, Seepage, Stump Movement, Sub-floor structure components|Comments Off on Non-habitable sub-floor

Non-habitable sub-floor, in Kelvin Grove an inner city suburb of Brisbane by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service  The prospective buyer of this property was under the impression he could rent out the non-habitable sub-floor area of this heritage listed house to help pay off the mortgage. Without spending too much money [...]

1 11, 2019

Non compliant unit

2020-01-08T12:29:32+10:00November 1st, 2019|New unit problems, Non compliant, Unit problems|Comments Off on Non compliant unit

Non compliant unit, in the Taringa area, a Western suburb of Brisbane Identified by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Low ceiling: A non-compliant unit in a large building complex. The ceiling height of this room at 2.238 metres is at least 162 mm under the Austraian building code requirements of 2.400 [...]

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

Non compliant new unit bedroom

2019-12-24T16:29:19+10:00October 30th, 2019|New unit problems, Non compliant, Unit problems|Comments Off on Non compliant new unit bedroom

Non compliant new unit bedroom, identified in a building inspection carried out by Peter Weddell owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. In the West End area, a Southern suburb of Brisbane. Low ceiling height: Also no fixed ventilation from exterior of the building. Important points: The real estate advertising brochure listed this room as a [...]