Serving Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland, Royston, Merville, Black Creek, Union Bay, Fanny Bay, Campbell River, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, Errington, and Coombs.
Electrical service size
If you’re considering buying a home with the plan to have a rental suite, it is wise to check the service size. If you have 100 amps coming into the house, and you want a 1000 sq ft rental with washer, dryer, full range and everything else, it’s not going to happen. Go to the breaker pannel, see how many amps the main breaker has.
Underground Oil Tanks
The disclosure statement puts the onice on the seller to disclose any know issues like leaks in the roof, asbestos, underground oil tanks ect.
Condition of the Roof
Cracks in the Foundation
The Grade of the lot
Perimeter drainage becomes a great concern if you have a highly sloped lot. Also if your neighbour’s lot is at a higher elevation you need to be aware of how water is being drained and how the hydrolic pressure will affect your lot.