Will you need to get a FHA or VA termite inspection for your VA or FHA loan?
If you are in Nevada then absolutely. A VA certified termite inspector will thoroughly inspect every nook and cranny of the property including interior and exterior potential trouble points. The termite inspector will make thorough notes as to whether there are any detectable traces of termite damage. He will then notify the involved parties as to the findings.
VA Pest Inspection Requirements in Nevada
The United States Department of Veterans Affairs offers home loan or home buyer benefits to military families, veterans, and active service members. Part of the requirements in Nevada to utilize these benefits is perform a VA termite inspection or in condos or high-rises where the VA determines there may be a pest issue.
Most often, VA home loan lenders will require proof that shows who footed the bill for the inspection. In Nevada, anyone can pay for the inspection. Regardless of who pays for the VA termite inspection, anyone can pay for the termite treatment if any is required.
Termites are easily one of the most damaging pests for homeowners and rack of millions of dollars a year of termite damage in Las Vegas alone. Typically, termite infestations can be very hard to detect to the untrained eye and potential home owners should always seek the help of a certified professional. For VA loans, a certified termite inspection is required by a state certified inspector.