Home Inspection Red Flags

May 16, 2019 | Environmental Services

Congratulations! You’ve found your dream home and you’re working towards finalizing the purchase. For some, this is one of the most exciting times in their lives. But before you sign on the dotted line, a home inspection is a must. Unfortunately, sometimes the inspection can uncover serious issues that cannot be overlooked and may mean that your dream home isn’t quite as dreamy as you thought. Our team at HomePro Inspections has put together a list of red flags to look for in your inspection. If one of these pops up, it may mean you need to reconsider your offer.

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What to Expect from Your Home Inspection

April 17, 2019 | Home Inspections

Looking for the perfect home in Jacksonville, Florida, can be exciting and anxiety-inducing at the same time. You have a wish list of what you’d like in a new home, but budget constraints, location issues, and unforeseen home improvements can add to the overall stress of home ownership. Thankfully, when you choose HomePro Inspections, you’re in good hands. We have completed thousands of inspections, which will help you make the best home buying decision for you and your family.

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HomePro’s Environmental Services

March 25, 2019 | Air Quality Testing

Sometimes, you need more than just a professional home inspection. Though most homebuyers don’t realize it, many homes are rife with environmental dangers that could pose a serious risk to you and your family, including mold, lead paint, asbestos, and poor water quality. Fortunately, this is exactly where HomePro Inspections comes in. Since 1994, we’ve been Jacksonville’s leader in professional home environmental inspection services, offering extensive testing for all sorts of hazards. Read on to learn more about how we can keep you and your family safe from harm in your own home.  

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New to Jacksonville? We Can Help!

February 22, 2019 | Environmental Services

Moving to a new city and buying a new home can often be an overwhelming and intimidating experience. Fortunately, newcomers to the Jacksonville area have a strong ally in HomePro Inspections. We’ve been assisting newcomers to the Jacksonville area with all of their real estate inspection needs since 1994, attesting to our dedication and experience. Here’s a quick look at how we can help you, plus some additional information about us and why we’re the premier property inspection firm in Jacksonville.

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Is a Home Warranty Plan Right for You?

December 19, 2018 | Home Inspections

Buying a new home can be very exciting – but also potentially risky. Purchasing a new home always comes with the potential risk of unexpected costs that catch the homebuyer off-guard and can lead to serious financial consequences. Fortunately, through our partnership with Residential Warranty Services, HomePro Inspections offers Home Warranty Plans for 12 and 18 months, offering an added layer of insurance and protection for homebuyers. Here’s all you need to know about these plans.

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What Every Realtor Should Know About InspectedHouses.com

December 6, 2018 | Featured

Move over, Zillow! There’s a new Sheriff in town!Behind every great business is a team of hard-working people whose daily efforts and contributions are essential to achieving success! For home inspectors, REALTORS are an important part of that team. Quite simply put – the better you do, the better we do… and that is very much a two-way street!When we provide our superior services to clients during a pre-listing inspection, it makes your job EASIER. Knowing more about houses prior to negotiating offers means less worrying about deals falling through due to unknown deficiencies traditionally found during the buyer’s inspection!Because our successes are intertwined, we are extremely excited to partner with you on a new adventure to help get your listings sold!Through joint marketing efforts, we are able to utilize the services of InspectedHouses.com to expand the reach of your listings, and generate a higher number of serious leads for you! … Continued

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Frequently Asked Questions (and answers!) from HomePro Inspections

November 20, 2018 | *Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

Are you licensed? Do you have insurance? What kind of report will I get? Can I pay you at closing? Do you do repair work? How long does a HomePro inspection take? How do you get into the home? Do I have to attend the inspection? Is a home inspection required when I buy a home? What is the difference between an appraisal and a home inspection? Can the home “fail” a home inspection? If the report is favorable, did I really need an inspection? The utilities are off at the home I need inspected; can HomePro still conduct my inspection? The seller had a home inspection before listing the home for sale – why can’t I just use that inspection to make my decision? My agent gave me a previous buyer’s inspection report; why can’t I just use that instead of paying for another inspection? As an astute and … Continued

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Sample Reports (What to Expect from an Inspection by HomePro)

November 20, 2018 | *Sample Reports

  At HomePro Inspections, we pride ourselves on exceeding the expectations of our clients.  We are happy to offer scheduling 7 days per week, and we have staff available 24/7 to assist you!  Additionally, here are a few amazing features of our distinguished services: We have over 25 years of experience!We have performed over 25,000 inspections!We provide over $25,000 in warranty protection, including 5-year roof leak protection, and eligibility for an 18-Month RWS Home Warranty! Please feel free to look through some of the links below, so you can preview our comprehensive inspection reports!  We encourage you to do your research, check reviews, and learn why YOU should choose HomePro Inspections for all of your home inspection needs.GENERALSample HomePro Report – 1970s Home w.Aerator & Well PumpSample HomePro Report – Early 1990s HomeSample HomePro Report – Plantation Home w/Screened-in Pool OLD / LARGE HOMESSample HomePro Report – 1920s Historic HomeSample HomePro Report – 10,000+ sqft … Continued

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Buying a Fixer-Upper?

November 16, 2018 | Featured

With home prices and interest rates still low across the country, and inventories high, it’s a great time to be in the market for a fixer-upper. By buying a house that needs some work, you can achieve your dream home for less than you would probably pay for a move-in-ready abode. Make sure you get your home inspected prior to purchasing it by HomePro Inspections. To ensure you’re making the most of your investment, however, it pays to take a look at your credit before you buy and begin your remodel. You’ll not only need credit to cover the purchase price of the house, but you’ll need it for renovation expenses as well.

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What Is the HomePro Advantage?

October 27, 2018 | Commercial Inspections

When it comes to making sure your home is in good order, you can’t trust just any real estate inspection company out there. You and your family’s safety is at stake, requiring only the most experienced and seasoned professionals for the task of making sure your home passes muster.This is where the HomePro Advantage comes in. But just what exactly is the HomePro Advantage? What can it do for your own home? It’s our unique mix of professionalism, experience, dedication, and wide selection of services that set us apart here at HomePro Inspections. Read on to find out more!

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