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INSPECTION PERIODS IN FLORIDA SALE CONTRACTS – Part One

Nancy Jackson - Thursday, July 27, 2017

The majority of homes sell “As Is” in South Florida which entitles the Buyer to an Inspection Period which I like to refer to as the “Due Diligence” period. This time period can be whatever is agreed to between the Buyer and Seller but is typically 7 – 15 days. I encourage all Buyers to learn from my first home-buying experience (i.e. mistake) and always get an inspection by a professional, which provides a snapshot of the property’s condition. I acquired my first home (a cute 2-bedroom villa) through a Mortgage Assumption, which did not require an inspection in order for me to assume the mortgage. (I don’t think banks allow this type of property transfer any longer.) Shortly after I moved in, I found that “dirt” collected on the window sills on a daily basis. Can you guess what this dirt was? Termites! Had I gotten an inspection, termites would have been discovered and I could have had the Seller tent & treat the property, rather than me having to take care of it right away. Lesson learned and something I share with all my Buyer clients – the importance of having an inspection! Read More


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