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Inspection affects selling price, Capital gains

Dear David, I sold my home at a price I that made me comfortable. There were some issues with the inspection, and now the buyer wants to reduce the purchase price. My agent doesn’t seem sympathetic to the fact that I am feeling some financial strain. Don’t people understand that I have other expenses and

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Fireplace, Family Home, Showings

Dear David, We are getting ready to sell our home. Do we need to do anything with the wood burning fireplace if we never use it? – Smokey the Bear DEAR SMOKEY: When selling a home with a wood burning fireplace or a wood stove, it’s a good idea to get a WETT (Wood Energy

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Septic Inspection, Home-Based Business, Loud Students

Dear David, The home I am buying failed the septic inspection, is the seller responsible for repairing it? – Tank Issues Dear Tank, It depends on the wording of your sales agreement. If written properly, the agreement will stipulate that the septic system must be in good working order. When the system does not meet

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