May 11th, 2017 1:33 PM by Jodie Ford
4 Tips for Buying a Fixer-Upper
Knowing the zone is important because it will tell you what you can and cannot do to the home. To research your prospective home’s zoning requirements; you can visit its municipality’s website, or arrange to meet with a staff member, who can walk you through the legalities.
A home inspector will look for structural issues and advise you on things that may or may not need to be replaced, such as plumbing, electricity, and roofing.
Depending on where you live, you may eligible for tax abatement, a tax credit for homeowners who improve their property’s value.
*Info from Zillow Porchlight