walkthrough before closing: The Final Walkthrough – When, Why and How It’s Done - 11/10/17 02:16 PM
After all the houses you looked at and all the steps you had to take to finally get to closing day on your new home, there's one last thing homebuyers must do....
 
The final walkthrough.  
 
When exactly should you do it?
 
Why are you doing it?
 
and
 
How should you do it?
 
 
WHEN?
I always do the walkthrough with my clients on the day of closing. Anything can happen from one day to the next.  What if you did the walkthrough the day before and then it rained hard non-stop over the next 24 hours, you closed and THEN found, as a new … (21 comments)

walkthrough before closing: Where’s the Washer and Dryer? Not in the Contract? Not in the House Either! - 07/07/13 12:15 PM
 
 

Where’s the Washer and Dryer?
 
This is the question a listing agent friend of mine told me she was asked by the buyer’s agent when he was doing the final walkthrough prior to closing on my friend’s listing.
 
The listing agent’s answer: 
"The sellers took the washer and dryer to their new home.   They were NOT included in the deal."
 
The buyer’s agent was shocked realizing a mistake was made.  Likely, the buyers were disappointed and unhappy with the empty laundry room.
 
The listing agent had not included the washer and dryer … (58 comments)

walkthrough before closing: Real Estate Final Inspection -- The Walkthrough Before Closing - 10/29/09 11:56 AM
Real Estate Final Inspection --  The Walkthrough Before Closing 
You're almost at the end of the transaction.  You can see the light at the end of the tunnel, but you're not done yet.  It's time to schedule the walkthrough of your soon-to-be home.
The main purpose of the final walkthrough is to be sure the property is in the condition you expect it to be and nothing has changed (except for normal wear and tear) since the contract was made.  Period. 
Buyers: This is not the home inspection.  Provided an inspection was done, this is the time to be sure any … (4 comments)

 
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