What to do when purchasing a short sale home?

Question by metalmanstan: What to do when purchasing a short sale home?
We would like to purchase a short sale home that is a good price and great area. The only thing is that everyone is pushing us to stay away from it because it is a short sale. This is a home that we want. Any suggestions to make it smoother/easier?

Best answer:

Answer by Alex
get a home inspector to check out the house to make sure no wires are clipped and everything is in good order. if the house is in perfect condition go for it

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