Thursday, April 13, 2023 / by Tatiana Seidlin
What to Check on Your Final Walk-Through
The final walk-through of your new home is an exciting event. It means you have successfully maneuvered through negotiations, inspections, and financing approval, and are on the verge of signing your closing papers.
Most buyers attend the final walk-through with thoughts of furniture placement, paint colors in their heads, and maybe a measuring tape in hand. But the walk-through is about more than just making sure your favorite chair will fit by the fireplace. Be sure to do your due diligence to make sure there are no issues that should be resolved before you reach the closing table.
The purpose of the final walk-through is to ascertain that the home is being conveyed to you in the same condition it was when you agreed to purchase it. Here are a few of the things you should check:
1) Make sure no damage has occurred to the home that the sellers are responsible for repairing. Weather c ...