Your purchase agreement should contain a standard 17 due diligence time period which allows you to investigate everything about the house and ask as many questions as you can possibly imagine. If you discover non-permitted additions, damages or repair work required; or for any reason become uncomfortable with the transaction you can walk away with no harm. Your earnest money deposit (EMD) is returned in full. All the inspection costs are paid by you and reports are shared with the seller. "As Is" refers to the fact seller will not make any repairs to property.... more
There has got to be contact information on the termite report. I would call the company and ask what work was done by them and what work was not done by them. Ask them if they are guaranteeing the work not done by them.
It really hard to answer your questions without seeing the actual report.
Best of Luck,
Coldwell Banker Star Realty
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