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Don't Renovate Your Charlotte Area Home Without The Right Permits
Why Permits Are A Necessary Step When Renovating/Remodeling Your Home In Charlotte & Mecklenburg County
Renovating/remodeling your home or planning to do so? Don't forget that you must get permits for certain renovations to a home in Charlotte/Mecklenburg County. Not obtaining a permit for renovation work could spell T-R-O-U-B-L-E for you and your home in the future. And keep in mind that it's not just Charlotte homes impacted by permit requirements in Mecklenburg County. If you live in Pineville, Huntersville, Davidson, Cornelius, Matthews, Mint Hill the same permitting rules apply.
Reasons Homeowners Should Not Skip The Permitting Process
Homeowners skipping the permitting process when making substantial renovations to their home expose themselves to any number of problems when the time comes to sell their homes:
Renovations completed without a permit must be disclose in the NC Residential Property Disclosure Form when you sell your home. Failing to properly disclose could result in a buyer will terminating the contract. And if the buyer doesn't find out until after the home is sold and closed, you could be facing a lawsuit for non-disclosure (your agent, as well). And if you do properly disclose, prospective buyers may very well balk at purchasing a home without appropriate permits that ... more
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