By the time you get to the final walk-through step of buying a home, you may be a dangerous combination of excited and exhausted. You’ve negotiated the perfect price, had the home inspected and requested repairs. You’re ready to move in! But a lot could have happened to the home during that time.
What you see during the final walk-through is what you’re getting—that’s why it’s so important to take your time and pay attention to detail. We’ve compiled a handy list of some of the most important things you won’t want to overlook.
If you do find any problems during your final walk-through, tell your real estate agent right away. It may delay the closing, but that’s better than not getting what you’re paying for and dealing with maintenance trouble down the line. But if all goes well — you can be confident about signing and enjoying your new home!