I own 4 houses in the area that fit this general description. Premiums run from $800 to $1,200.
I recommend you consult an independent insurance agent. I'd be ha ... more
Some of the things you should look out for are structural damage, outdated plumbing, electrical, etc. You are right some of these older properties look better then the ... more
I am guessing that the Asdestos is on pipes in the basement. This is where Asbestos was used years ago in most homes. If it is removed you will not have any problems selling the h ... more
What I've found is that home inspectors, understandably, come from one of a number of different backgrounds. Maybe they were in roofing. Maybe they sta ... more
As a foreign national you may purchase property in the US with relatively few restrictions. The US government welcomes foreign investment in real estate.
To answer the ... more
I am sorry but you won't find the answer to your question here. There are very strict laws about real estate agents answering such questions. I suggest you look at a map of ... more
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Louisiana State Licensing Board for Contractors
I always recommend that my clients perform a radon test but it is usually an option with the home inspection companies. Most home inspectors use a canister radon test ... more
I'm sorry to hear of the troubles you've encountered in this purchase. My recommendation to you is to talk to a real estate attorney. As agents, we're not allowed to interpr ... more