Check your prospective home for defects

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You are fully entitled to include a home inspection clause in your contract, which makes your offer conditional on an inspection being conducted and the property being found to be in a satisfactory state. Picture: iStock/Gallo Images
You are fully entitled to include a home inspection clause in your contract, which makes your offer conditional on an inspection being conducted and the property being found to be in a satisfactory state. Picture: iStock/Gallo Images

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You’ve found your dream home, so now there are some checks you need to conduct prior to putting in an offer to purchase.

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