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What your Home Inspector will be looking for as signals in respect to the basement, that it could be having moisture problems, like seepage or flooding.
These are some of the key items
If there is a sump pump being used.
If there is a interior drainage system being used, like a French Drain System in the basement.
If the basement has a musty odor to it.
If there is mildew.
If any or all equpment and other items are mounted on platforms, and or on blocks.
If any partition walls and or door jambs have low rot.
If there are holes drilled in the basement floor.
If the brick, stone or block walls have joints with deteriorating mortar.
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