10 Ways To Protect Yourself When Buying A Mountain Home – #9

The Mountain Life Team Blogger October 17, 2010

There are few things in life as exciting as buying a North Georgia Mountain Home. However, since homes are one of the largest purchases most of us will ever make, home buyers should take reasonable steps to protect themselves in the home buying process. This series of posts will contain some general suggestions on how buyers can do this.

The information that I am providing to you is taken from Form F-13 Protect Yourself When Buying A Home from the Georgia Association of REALTORS®, Inc.

9. Consider Purchasing A Home Warranty

Georgia Law does not the seller of either a new or existing home to provide the buyer with a home warranty. However, it is common for builders to offer some type of limited warranty to buyers as part of the sale of a new home. Buyers should review the terms of any warranty that is offered to understand its benefits and limitations. If the seller is not offering a warranty, buyers can normally purchase a limited warranty on both new and existing homes as part of the purchase price of the home.

Please check back soon for the 10th and Final way to protect yourself when buying a home. Should you have any questions or concerns before then, please feel free to Contact Me, or call me at 706-994-8686 for any Real Estate advice you might be seeking.

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