The property is listed for 59K and is described as a "handy man special". This is usually a euphemism for "needs a lot of work!" If that doesn't daunt you, then it might work for you if the price is important.
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I recommend interviewing a few Local Realtors by phone to determine one that you feel comfortable working with. As a buyer, there is no cost to your for my service. I'd be happy to chat.
While the possibility of plumbing issues certainly arise when there are foundatuion movement. It would truly depend on the extent of the movement. Also factors such as soil movement, plumbing pipe type, and is the home a pier and beam home or a slab home. After selling for 20 years, I have senn it to be true that about 10% of homes with foundationm problem need another type of repair such as plumbing.
I hope this was helpful. David... more
Are you looking for recent sales of comparable properties? If so I'd suggest that you find an agent that's familiar with the area and see if they would be wiling to help. The reason is that you'll need to provide more information on the condition of your property so that you can compare to homes with similar size, quality and finish. For the most accurate results this requires a visit to your home.... more
Talk to the local police. They know the real answers.
I would say to consider one other thing. Intuition is often undervalues. If she felt something was wrong it would not hurt to ask her why. People often pick up on something and find they were right after all.... more