12. Discussing Home Inspection

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.