How many US births take place at home?

Answer 2-20 people are born in their home.

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Experiences/opinions of home births?

I gave birth at a freestanding birth center with a midwife. The birth center is in a home, so I technically had a homebirth - it just wasn't *my* home. I would definitely choose to birth at home wi... Read More »

What is the percent of home births in 2007?

Do any insurance companies cover births at home?

There are insurance companies that will pay for home birth without issue. Others can be persuaded to cover the cost or reimburse it. Contact your insurance company to find out its policy well in ad... Read More »

Does the home appraisal take place during the inspection period?

No, the appraisal usually takes place after the inspection; right before final loan approval and closing. Inspections are done on behalf of the buyer once an offer has been made to make sure the ho... Read More »