You have done the legwork and purchasing your new Gilbert home is almost complete. The final step of a final walkthrough is extremely crucial. It will help you feel more confident in your purchase because it is your last chance before closing to make sure everything in your new home is in working condition. It can also help pin point any last minute problems that may need to be taken care of before the final settlement. Troy Reeves and the Troy Reeves team can help make your final walkthrough process painless and easy when you are looking to purchase your new Gilbert home.
Schedule your final walkthrough roughly 24 hours before the closing of your new Gilbert home. It should only take you about 30 minutes to complete, depending on the size of the home, but this will help point out any new items that have come up since the last time you looked at the home. Be sure to take your time as well as this is the last step before your close on your new Gilbert home.
Some things to look for when you are doing your final walkthrough are:
- Check all major appliances to make sure they are working
- Check outlets and light switches
- Make sure items that were in the contract to be left behind, are actually left behind
- Check the condition of the yard
- Check the condition of the walls both inside and outside
- Check the overall condition of the home
- Test the pool if there is one and make sure it is operating correctly
If you come across a problem, you need to make sure the problem gets fixed right away. You need to determine if a repair cost is worth losing your Gilbert home or not and the severity of the situation. You may also choose to postpone the closing until the seller fixes the problem.
So, the moral of the story is don’t forget to schedule your final walkthrough, as you can see it is extremely important. Troy Reeves and the Troy Reeves team will help walk you through the process of buying your new Gilbert home and they will make sure you don’t miss anything while you are doing your final walkthrough.
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