Category: Buyers Due Diligence

Location, location, location NEW MEANING

Most people might not think about this, BUT the electric utility servicing a location can make a big difference. Consider Central Florida. There are two for profit public corporations, each covering coastal areas on the east side and the west ...

Updating Windows – Lots of Lessons

There are so many manufacturers and many window types. Some manufacturers are well known brands, and some of those brands are considerably more expensive. We checked with a builder who is a client, looked at their nearby model homes, talked to ...

Buyers Should Be Careful Not To Violate Any Laws

One common way buyers, in fact members of the general public, may violate the laws - in a criminal sense - is to go onto someones land without authority or without an invitation. That's potential trespassing, and you could be ...

Due Diligence Details

Most of us think about surveys, title searches including a look for any tax liens, phase I environmental inspections, inspections of improvements, and review of operating statements, estoppel letters, etc. But, do you look for code enforcement violations and potential liens? ...

Add Natural Events To The Meanings Of “Location”

A second earthquake in Oklahoma. Blizzards. Hurricanes. Floods. Tornadoes. Fires. These events lead to several questions to ask about the location of property. When was the last event? How serious was the impact? What is the frequency? Was there an immediate and effective government response? Can ...