A: This is Joseph Walters, the inspector.
B: Hello, Joseph. I'm the buyer, Mrs. Smith
A: Hello, Mrs. Smith. I've done a preliminary check of the property.
B: That's great! What did you find?
A: There are some issues with this home.
B: For instance?
A: Structurally, the house is sound.
B: That's a good start, Joseph.
A: The plumbing is substandard, the water heater is old, and the roof has issues.
B: You're kidding, right?
A: I wish I was. I'll know more in a couple of days.
B: Okay, keep me informed.