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The confident house hunter : a home inspector's tips for finding your perfect house / Dylan Chalk.

Chalk, Dylan, 1970- author. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria 643.12 CHA (Text) 37521530772419 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown 643 C436 (Text) 79361000098704 Adult Nonfiction - Gardening, House & Home Available -
North Webster Community Public Library - North Webster 643.12 CHA (Text) 72436000117485 Adult nonfiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 643.12 Chalk (Text) 31208912480284 new non-fiction Available -
Switzerland County Public Library - Vevay BUSINESS REAL ESTATE (Text) 33710721742158 Adult Non-Fiction: Business & Economics Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781462118977
  • ISBN: 1462118976
  • Physical Description: xii, 273 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Springville, Utah : Plain Sight Publishing, an imprint of Cedar Fort, Inc., [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The philosophy -- Learning to see -- Guiding principles -- Getting started -- Core systems part I -- Core systems part II -- Entrenched systems I : siding and chimneys -- Entrenched systems II : in the walls -- Disposable systems : what you are always fixing or -- Updating -- Sorting homes by age -- Sorting homes by home owner -- Sorting homes by type -- Sorting homes by architectural style -- Getting the most from your home inspection -- Wood destroying organisms (WDO's) and other pests -- The bones of comfort -- House safety, building code, and liability -- Cheat sheet : common red flags and trends for house -- Problems.
Summary, etc.: Finding the house that is right for you is harder than ever. In hot markets prices are skyrocketing, inspection contingency periods are dwindling and houses are moving fast. Experienced and educated home buyers hold the advantage. With The Confident House Hunter, home inspector Dylan Chalk condenses his experience inspecting over 5,000 houses into innovative and helpful tips and strategies for looking at and understanding houses so you are prepared for house hunting and your home inspection. Learn to see through the fresh paint and staging, understand what constitutes the bones of a house, develop strategies for sorting and comparing houses, and find the house that is right for you!
Subject: House buying.
Building inspection.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Real Estate / Buying & Selling Homes.

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