S C O P E O F I N S P E C T I O N
The scope of the inspection and report is a limited visual inspection of the general systems and components of the home to identify any system or component listed in the report which may be in need of immediate major repair. The inspection will be performed in accordance with the Standards of Professional Practice adopted by the Arizona State Board of Technical Registration, a copy of which is available upon request.
O U T S I D E S C O P E O F I N S P E C T I O N
Any area which is not exposed to view, is concealed, or is inaccessible because of soil, walls, floors, carpets, ceilings, furnishings, or any other thing is not included in this inspection.
The inspection does not include any destructive testing or dismantling. Client agrees to assume all the risk for all conditions which are concealed from view at the time of the inspection.
This is not a home warranty, guarantee, insurance policy or substitute for real estate transfer disclosures which may be required by law.
Whether or not they are concealed, the following ARE OUTSIDE THE SCOPE OF THIS INSPECTION:
Specific components noted as being excluded on the individual systems inspection forms
Private water or private sewage systems
Saunas, steam baths, or fixtures and equipment
Radio-controlled devices, automatic gates, elevators, lifts, dumbwaiters and thermostatic or time clock controls
Water softener / purifier systems or solar heating systems
Furnace heat exchangers, freestanding appliances, security alarms or personal property
Built-in or stand-alone, Coffee Maker(s), Ice Maker(s), Microwave(s), Refrigerator(s), Wine Cooler(s) and Washer and Dryer(s).
Adequacy or efficiency of any system or component
Prediction of life expectancy of any item
Building code or zoning ordinance violations
Building permit filing status
Geological stability or soils condition
Structural stability or engineering analysis
Termites, pests or other wood destroying organisms
Asbestos, radon, formaldehyde, lead, water or air quality, electromagnetic radiation or any environmental hazards
Building value appraisal or cost estimates
Condition of garage storage cabinets, detached buildings or structures
Pool or spa bodies and underground piping
(Some of the above items may be included in this inspection for additional fees - check with your inspector)
Your inspector is a home inspection generalist and is not acting as a licensed engineer or expert in any craft or trade.
If your inspector recommends consulting other specialized experts, client must do so at client's expense.
ARBITRATION: Any dispute, controversy, interpretation or claim including claims for, but not limited to, breach of contract, any form of negligence, fraud or misrepresentation or any other theory of liability arising out of, from or related to, this contract or arising out of, from or related to the inspection or inspection report shall be submitted to final and binding arbitration "under the rules and procedures of the Expedited Arbitration of Home Inspection Disputes of Construction Arbitration Services, Inc." The decision of the Arbitrator appointed there under shall be final and binding and judgment on the Award may be entered in any Court of competent jurisdiction.
USE BY OTHERS: Client promises Inspector that Client has requested this inspection for Client's own use only and will not disclose any part of the inspection report to any other person with these exceptions
ONLY: one copy may be provided to the current seller(s) of the property for their use as part of this transaction only, and one copy may be provided to the real estate agent representing Client and/or a bank or other lender for use in Client's transaction only.
ATTORNEY'S FEES: The prevailing party in any dispute arising out of this agreement, the inspection, or report(s) shall be awarded all attorney's fees, arbitrator fees and other related costs.
SEVER ABILITY: Client and Inspector agree that should a Court of Competent Jurisdiction determine and declare that any portion of this contract is void, voidable or unenforceable, the remaining provisions and portions shall remain in full force and effect.
DISPUTES: Client understands and agrees that any claim for failure to accurately report the visually discernible conditions at the Subject Property, as limited herein above, shall be made in writing and reported to the Inspector within ten business days of discovery. Client further agrees that, with the exception of emergency conditions, Client or Client's agents, employees or independent contractors, will make no alterations, modifications or repairs to the claimed discrepancy prior to a reinspection by the Inspector. Client understands and agrees that any failure to notify the Inspector as stated above shall constitute a waiver of any and all claims for said failure to accurately report the condition in question.
L I Q U I D A T E D D A M A G E S
It is understood and agreed by and between the parties hereto that the INSPECTOR/INSPECTION COMPANY is not an insurer, that the payment for the subject inspection is based solely on the value of the service provided by the INSPECTOR/INSPECTION Company in the performance of the limited visual inspection and production of a written inspection report as described herein, that it is impracticable and extremely difficult to fix the actual damages, if any, which may result from a failure to perform such services and in case of failure to perform such services, and a resulting loss the INSPECTOR/INSPECTION COMPANYS liability hereunder shall be limited and fixed in an amount equal to the inspection fee paid multiplied by two (2), or to the sum of five hundred dollars ($500.00), whichever sum shall be less, as liquidated damages, and not as a penalty, and this liability shall be exclusive.
No legal action or proceeding of any kind, including those sounding in tort or contract, can be commenced against the Inspector/Inspection Company, or its officers, agents or employees more than one year after the date of the subject inspection. Time is expressly of the essence herein.
The written report to be prepared by Inspector shall be considered the final and exclusive findings of the Inspector regarding the inspection of the property. Client shall not rely on any oral statements made by the Inspector prior to issuance of the written report.
This agreement shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties hereto, their heirs, successors, assigns, agents, and representatives of any kind whatsoever.
This agreement constitutes the entire integrated agreement between the parties hereto pertaining to the subject matter hereof, and may be modified only by a written agreement signed by all of the parties hereto. No oral agreements, understandings, or representations shall change, modify, or amend any part of this agreement.
COMPANY RELATIONSHIPS/THIRD PARTY PROVIDERS.
GreenLight REI may have an affiliation with third-party service providers (TPSP) in order to offer value-added services to its Clients. The company may also arrange for these TPSP to send literature or make post-inspection contact with The Companys Clients.
Money Order or Certified Funds
YOU HAVE READ AND AGREE TO THE ABOVE SCOPE OF INSPECTION
By submitting the online order you agree that you have read, understand and agree to all of the terms and conditions of this contract and agree to pay the fees as stated on the order confirmation.