New Construction Homes - Austin TX Home builders - Why working with a Realtor can save you thou$and$ in the long run. Take a look at the picture below... What do you see?
I see a HUGE plumbing issue!!
Can you believe this was not caught prior to the concrete being poured? What are they going to do now? The exterior wall of this house is going to have exposed plumbing pipes for the entire existence of the structure! Even if they put some concrete over the pipes for a cosmetic change, do you think that's going to solve any problems?
This house is being built across the street and over a couple of lots from me, so I've been watching them build it. A "good" Realtor, like me, would demand something be done so my clients don't have bursting pipes in the Winter or constant hot water running through in the Summer. If left like it is, the exterior pipes are going to be very vulnerable. Even some teenagers wanting to cause problems could easily saw through that pipe any time they want over the years, it's only PVC, plastic! I can't imagine all the potential problems in the future, I just think each problem is going to cost more and more money.
I haven't met the lady building the house, but I know she's single as a neighbor spoke with her. More than likely, she's not working with a Realtor to help represent her best interests. As a consumer, no matter how good of a deal you think you're going to get by approaching a home builder on your own, it's going to cost you even thou$and$ more when you don't have someone looking out for you and your family's interests!
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