We have a 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home on a lovely, treed, close to one acre lot. Our lower level is a full, walk-out basement with a kitchen, and full bath. It has a separate entrance and access to a beautiful patio overlooking a pond with waterfalls. It is in the West Lafayette School corporation and close to Purdue University.
I agree with Pam. The taxes will be reassessed when you purchase the home. Then the taxes will be current according to the price you pay.
If you do purchase a home that was a rental, you should investigate the history of the home. Look into the possibilty of past insurance claims. Rental homes sometimes take a beating. You will want to know if there have been past insurance claims and what those insurance claims were for (ie water damage).... more