chicago realtor, buying a home in chicago ILThe choosing of a qualified Chicago Illinois home inspector is an important process.  You will want to hire a certified home inspector with a broad knowledge of various home systems as well as a licensed professional engineer, otherwise referred to as a PE.

You can search for a PE at National Academy of Building Inspection Engineers. You can also search for a certified home inspector in your area at American Society of Home Inspectors and the National Association of Home Inspectors, (NAH).

We work very closely with several reputable and insured Chicago Illinois home inspectors, that can provide you with a comprehensive Chicago Illinois home inspection. Give us a call at 773.671.4663 for a recommendation you can trust.

A Chicago Illinois Real Estate contract contains a contingency clause that allows the Buyer to inspect the physical property they are looking to purchase. The home inspection provides a comprehensive review of the infrastructure of the property.

Structural Pest Control Inspection

This inspection will determine any infestation by wood destroying organisms, such as termites. 

Section I on the report will include items that need immediate attention because of active infestation and lenders usually want the work performed prior to funding the loan. 

Section II will include items that could cause infestation and, and if not corrected, could cause damage. This inspection includes items such as roofing, plumbing, electrical, heating and any other accessible area of the structure. A detailed report will be written with recommendations for repair or for further inspection by a specialist.

Other Possible Chicago Illinois Home Buyer Inspections may include:

  • Water Conservation
  • Well and Septic
  • Structural Engineering
  • Chimney
  • Contractors Home Inspection
  • Heating & Air Conditioning
  • Energy Audit
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Zoning & Building Permit
  • Seismic

When you hire us as your Chicago Realtor®, our goal is to provide you with expert advice and exceptional customer service during every step of the home buying process, including the home inspection. We will listen to your needs and desires, and use that information to assist you in finding the perfect home in the right neighborhood to fit for your lifestyle and needs. Use ourChicago metro area real estate expertise to alleviate your stress and make your home search a pleasant one.

Steps to buying a home in the Chicago Metro area include:

Give us a call today for a list of Chicago metro area homes for sale that are currently available in your area of interest at 773.671.4663.

Whether you are looking to buy a home or thinking about investing in Chicago IL real estate, we offer a variety of comprehensive real estate services, including REO’s and short sales, in the following counties:

Let us know how we can best serve your Chicago metro area real estate needs!  Call today at 773.671.4663, or fill out the online contact form.

We also speak fluent Spanish and Polish.

Adam Balawender, Realtor, CDPE
Real Estate Pro Chicago Re\max, City
Cell Phone: 773.671.4663

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