Home Buying Repair Requests No Time for Dallying
It is the thrill of buying your new home that sometimes clouds the minds of the home buyer. You love it, you want it and you lose track of time. Yes, your real estate agent is there guiding you but you need to listen to them when time is of the essence on a sales contract. Timelines for home inspections are different everywhere, what days you count, how many days from signing purchase and sales agreement, etc.
So getting the home inspections done in a timely manner is essential. At times you are nearly down to the wire to get the inspection done, note repairs and request repairs from the sellers. Buyers, in most places, it is 10 days you have to complete this whole process or your repair request is not valid.
Sometimes the buyers' airwaves get muffled, the home buyers hear you but do not really, think something else is said and do not read the sales contract. You know they have fallen in love and want to buy this home. So as a real estate agent you must walk the line of being that 'hound dog' and even late at night when you have not received what you have asked for multiple times...well call them on the carpet about it. If you do not it will come back to haunt you!
Even past home buyers get lost in the fray of other items in their lives. However, when it is that 10 day window of home inspections in RI real estate to hearing back yay or nay from the sellers that is crucial to the home buying process. Do not let it escape you either. Because...
Home Buying Repair Requests Are No Time for Dallying