Prospective home buyers like to inspect a home before making a decision and in most cases they will ask you for recent professional inspections, repairs and replacements. The roof is always an important concern and it has the potential to affect the value of your home. An old roof that has no warranties anymore will lower the value, while a roof that has been recently renovated or replaced, as well as inspected by roof leak repair Southlake area specialists will surely raise the price you can get.
A roof replacement is not just an expensive investment, but also a project that requires time and effort. This is why prospective home buyers are typically willing to pay a bit more for a house with a new roof, just to get rid of going through a roof replacement process themselves.
According to recent statistics, 85% of homebuyers request an inspection, to reveal the condition of the roof, hidden flaws as well as potentially pricey repairs. This opens up the discussion for further price negotiations and may also slow down the sale. To avoid this, you should complete a pre-inspection before listing your house for sale, because it will help you give confidence to potential buyers in the condition of the home.