Buying a Fixer Upper? Be sure to look for these 10 important things!

Buying a fixer upper is a great way to get into real estate

Especially with housing prices skyrocketing across the county. 

A fixer upper might be your only option for affordable housing in some areas

Here are some things you need to look for before buying a fixer upper --------->

1. Major structural damage Major damage may take a lot more time and effort to fix than the house is worth. 

2. Have a pest inspector check for termite damage. Termites are horrible for homes and expensive to treat

3. Check for any safety concerns, such as electrical problems The home inspector can help with this!

It's not all bad - there are some good things to check for as well!

Look for cosmetic fixes, like ugly carpet or wall paper. Things like this are easy to fix!

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