Understated Inspection Reports

4 03, 2020

Dangerous & Costly Vendor report

2020-03-04T05:28:19+10:00March 4th, 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: 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! [...]

2 01, 2020

Stump & Retaining wall movement-West End

2020-02-29T10:19:54+10:00January 2nd, 2020|Retaining wall problems, Stump Movement, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Stump & Retaining wall movement-West End

Stump & Retaining wall movement-West End, a Southern suburb of Brisbane. Inspected by Peter Weddell, owner/operator of Qld Home Buyers Inspection Service. Stumps leaning considerably: Movement of this sub-floor retaining wall (at street level) was causing the supporting stumps and house to move sideways. Rectification and replacement cost will be high. Due to limited access [...]

2 01, 2020

Vendor report inaccuracy-Oxley

2020-03-04T07:28:33+10:00January 2nd, 2020|Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, High-set vs 2 storey house, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Vendor report inaccuracy-Oxley

Vendor report inaccuracy-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 off a binder [...]

1 01, 2020

Building report understated-Kedron

2020-02-16T07:44:33+10:00January 1st, 2020|Auction-buying traps, Costly "free" seller-vendor inspection reports, Understated Inspection Reports|Comments Off on Building report understated-Kedron

Building report understated-Kedron. 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 [...]