What should we look for in a final walk-through inspection?
Question: Allison, we have just put a contract on a place in Frisco and notice in the contract that it talks about a “final walk through”. What should we look for in a final walk-through inspection?Answer: Basically, the property should be in same ...
Posted by Allison Simson on October 29, 2007 in Archived
Can a second home qualify for 1031 tax-deferred exchanges
Question: Allison, we’ve heard a lot about 1031 tax-deferred exchanges and would like to know if our second home would qualify for a like-kind exchange with another piece of property that is closer to our home. We have never rented our current ...
Posted by Allison Simson on October 23, 2007 in Archived
Don't buy home without checking title report
Liens and easements could make purchase a bad moveHow would you feel if you bought a home that seemed perfect, only to find out you couldn't use the property like you thought you could? One buyer bought a home with a good-sized yard that he thought ...
Posted by Allison Simson on October 18, 2007 in Archived