A Look Ahead to the Real Estate Market and Home Inspections in 2022

December 29, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

The past couple of years has included lots of ups and downs. We thought 2020 was rough, but 2021 delivered an ongoing pandemic along with its economic fallout. Dare we look at the year ahead? In this post, Magnolia Home Inspection Services shares what to expect with the real estate market and home inspections in 2022. 

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Two Important Aspects of Getting a Log Home Inspection

November 29, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

Not all homes are alike. For instance, log homes differ significantly from conventional homes. In fact, they require comps with other log homes to do an appraisal. When it comes to the inspection, a log home inspection differs from a conventional home. In this post, Magnolia Home Inspection Services describes what you can expect during a log home inspection compared to a conventional one.

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Top 5 Scary Things Found in a New Home

October 27, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

Buying a new home is an exciting process, but moving in is even better. That is unless you run into issues. Unfortunately, many homebuyers find themselves shocked by scary things found in their new home. While some of the things are more benign than others, Magnolia Home Inspection Services hopes you don’t have to experience any of them at all. Here are the top five scary things found by new homeowners.

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Be an Informed Buyer: Schedule a Pool and Spa Inspection Today!

August 16, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

Does your dream home have a pool or spa? If so, allow Magnolia Home Inspection Services to perform a thorough assessment before you sign a purchase agreement. Our certified inspectors will determine the condition and safety of the pool and provide a dollar value on any repairs that might be needed. 

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10 Things to Consider Before Buying a Home: Part Two

June 18, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

Purchasing a home is a major decision. Allow Magnolia Home Inspection Services to arm you with the information you need to make an informed purchase. Additionally, consider the following elements as you shop for a home (see previous post for tips 1-5).

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10 Things to Consider Before Buying a Home: Part One

May 23, 2021 | Buyer Inspection

Buying a home is a big decision, so it’s critical to evaluate the following ten elements of a home before making a purchase. Then, once you’ve narrowed in on your dream home, schedule a home inspection with Magnolia Home Inspection Services. Our experienced inspectors will arm you with the information needed to make an informed decision.

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4 Point Inspections Are Not a Replacement for Home Buyers’ Inspections

December 15, 2020 | 4 Point Inspection

If you are in the process of acquiring homeowner’s insurance, your insurance company may require a 4 point inspection. Oftentimes, homeowners are confused about the difference between a 4 point inspection and a complete home inspection. At Magnolia Home Inspection Services, we offer both kinds of inspections (plus many more) for homeowners throughout the northwest Houston area. 

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10 Tips for Finding the Perfect Waterfront Property Near Houston: Part 2

October 19, 2020 | Buyer Inspection

Purchasing a waterfront property is a big step. Fortunately, with the help of an experienced real estate agent and the team at Magnolia Home Inspection Services, purchasing the right waterfront property is feasible. As you hunt for a waterfront property near Houston, keep these 10 tips in mind (see our previous post for the first five tips).

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10 Tips for Finding the Perfect Waterfront Property Near Houston: Part 1

September 29, 2020 | Buyer Inspection

Have you always dreamed of owning a home on the water? The thought of waking up to the sun glimmering off the water, hopping onto your boat, and spending the day fishing sounds like a dream come true. But like any dream, without proper preparation, owning a waterfront home can quickly become a nightmare. Before purchasing a waterfront property in the northwest Houston area, consider these 10 tips, the first five of which are included below. [We will discuss the remaining five in our next blog.] And be sure to call Magnolia Home Inspection Services to schedule your waterfront home inspection.

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6 Elements to Consider Before Purchasing a Log Cabin

August 19, 2020 | Buyer Inspection

Have you always dreamed of owning a log home? Log cabins offer homeowners many benefits, but they can also be a major financial liability if not properly maintained. Before purchasing a log home in the northwest Houston area, schedule a log cabin inspection with Magnolia Home Inspection Services.

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