High Rise Units / Apartment Building and Pest InspectionsPre-Purchase Building and Pest Inspections are essential when buying a property, whether it is a land house, a high-rise unit, or an apartment.
There is a common misconception that Building and Pest Inspections of apartment units are of little value especially when the unit is new or nearly new.
Just because a Building and Pest Inspection of a high rise unit can be undertaken in about 45 minutes (as there is no exterior, roof, roof void or subfloor to inspect), it does not reduce the importance of having one. As a property buyer, you should still undertake active action to check if there are any hidden and expensive surprises.
An ABIS Building and Pest Inspection of a high rise unit, when combined with a Body Corporate Search Report, is specifically designed to identify those issues that can represent significant future costs. It is important to ensure you a hire a Qualified Building Inspector, as to receive a proper and high-quality Building Inspection for your unit.