Posts made in September, 2014

Need a home inspection for a 203K property? We can help!

Posted on Sep 25, 2014 in About ACS Inspections, Home Inspections | 0 comments

We received numerous calls and questions on what exactly a 203k Loan is and if we deal with these types of homes. We have dealt with these types of inspection a dozen times and can help you with any questions or concerns. As contractors and inspectors we have more than enough knowledge to answer/address any concerns. Below is a great article on what you as a home buyer need to know about a 203K loan.   What Is an FHA 203k Loan? This loan can help you buy and repair a fixer-upper By Gilan Gertz FHA 203k loans are offered by the Federal Housing Administration, a government agency. The...

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How can a wind mitigation inspection save me money??

Posted on Sep 17, 2014 in About ACS Inspections, Wind Mitigation Inspection | 0 comments

How Can a Wind Mitigation save me money?? Here’s how… Living in a coastal state, flirting with hurricanes and tropical stories every summer and fall, you are most assuredly familiar with a wind mitigation inspection. If you aren’t familiar with them, you may want to become so soon, they can give you a signification saving on your insurance. Many property owners received wind mitigations to assess the preparedness of their homes and businesses in resisting the effects of windstorm damage or loss. These inspections are option and not required by insurances yet but the can save you a ton of...

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Looking for a Seller’s Home Inspection??

Posted on Sep 11, 2014 in Home Inspections | 1 comment

If you are selling a home, you’ll get the highest price in the shortest time, if your home is in top condition. And you want to find out about any hidden problems before your house goes on the market. Almost all sales contracts include the condition that the contract is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory inspection. This is known as the inspection contingency. Buyers will insist on a professional home inspection performed by an inspector they will hire. If the buyers’ inspector finds a problem, it can cause the buyer to get cold feet and the deal can often fall through. At best,...

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