If the seller paid the taxes for the next six months when they were due why do you not expect to reimburse the seller for the portion of time you own the property? You need to ask the closing agent for a more detailed explanation of how the proration for property taxes works. Each owner pays taxes for the period of their ownership.... more
Mark we will need an address or MLS number to search for information about any home. You are able to copy and paste the URL address of the trulia page into your request.
In general, your private home inspector will need to advise you of any problems that are not visible. Real estate professionals would be able to see missing pipes or cracks in the foundation but are not able to recommend corrective actions or potential costs. That's where your private inspector comes in.... more