The Home Stretch Episode 3 - Insights into a building's quality & more

We’ve reached the halfway point in our six part series brought to you by Bank of Ireland and Gaff Interiors and you’ve got your mortgage approval and found what you think is your perfect home but how do you know there isn’t some sneaky structural fault ready to reveal itself as soon as you get the keys? You get an expert opinion, of course. For this episode we’ve enlisted the help of Anthony Brogan from Valley View Construction Services to give Jo and Caroline the inside scoop on what to look out for before you buy and what you can expect if you want to extend or renovate once the house is yours.

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Valley View Construction Services is a family run construction company that values quality construction, on time and on budget for all customers, exceeding expectations through hard work, integrity, confidence, and trust.

Anthony offers valuable insights into simple visual clues that can hint to a building’s quality, as well as talking through BER, planning permission and, most importantly, how to know you’re getting good value from your builder.

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