Client Protection Expert Designation Lunch and Learn

January 4, 2019 | Featured

Looking for a personal marketing advantage for your real estate career in 2019?The Client Protection Expert Certification (CPE) is a designation for Real Estate Professionals throughout the U.S. and Canada that have shown proficiency in Home Inspection practices and standards, home warranty coverage issues, and general risk reduction practices for clients in regards to property condition Issues. Hosted locally and sponsored by HomePro Inspections in a small group classroom setting, the CPE program is about your being able to demonstrate to potential customers that you are there to guide them before, during and after the sale! THIS IS A LUNCH & LEARN EVENT, WITH MULTIPLE DATES OFFERED.  All costs, training and administration are FREE to you! Upon successful completion, you will be granted full use of the CPE designation, and you will receive a Certificate of Completion from Home Inspection University.For a list of event dates and locations — and for … Continued

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HOME INSPECTION CHECKLIST: Do You Have Everything You Need?

December 10, 2018 | *Home Inspection Checklist (Do you have everything you need?)

Whether you’re buying a new home, putting yours on the market, or you just want a ‘once over’ homeowner’s maintenance inspection – a comprehensive inspection by HomePro Inspections LLC is undeniably essential to your peace of mind.  But you should also be aware that some inspections may also be required by certain lenders &/or homeowner’s insurance companies.  To ensure that you have everything you need, we recommend that you take a moment to review the information below.HomePro proudly offers a variety of inspection services which can accompany your comprehensive home inspection.  Plus, we are happy to offer discounted prices when bundling multiple services together!  Be sure to contact us to find out how to get the most value for the least amount of money! WDO Inspection (Florida only):  “Wood Destroying Organisms; AKA “termite inspection”A WDO Inspection is recommended to be completed during due diligence.  HomePro will inspect for visible and accessible evidence of infestation or … Continued

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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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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’s the Best Floor for Your High-Traffic Home?

November 9, 2018 | Featured

From high-heeled shoes to dog paws and kitchen spills, your home’s flooring faces tough challenges every day. When it comes to choosing a floor that will stand up to today’s hyper-active households, experts recommend laminate for its low-maintenance, realistic beauty and durability. But savvy shoppers should keep in mind that not all laminates are created equal, especially when it comes to long-term performance. HomePro Inspections provides quality home inspection services to the Jacksonville area.

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How to Turn Your First Home into a Decorator’s Showcase

October 19, 2018 | Featured

Whether you’ve signed a lease agreement or purchased a house, moving into your first home is an exciting time. For many people, it’s their first opportunity to express their personal style by decorating their own space. Whatever your taste – contemporary or classic, modern or rustic – you want your first home’s interior decor to look polished and put-together. And you’d probably rather not spend a bundle achieving that look. Do-it-yourself home decor is popular for exactly those reasons. By doing the design and implementation yourself, you can save a lot of money. Plus, many people find that doing it themselves makes decorating their homes an even more personal and rewarding experience. HomePro Inspections provides quality home inspections to the Jacksonville area.

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The Secret Sauce of NXT Level!

October 5, 2018 | Real Estate Info

LEARN TO GENERATE LEADS FROM THE MODELS OF SUCCESSThe NXT Level Agent LIVE Event — Featuring National Real Estate Marketing Guru,Nathan Thornberry — is Coming to Jacksonville on Monday, October 22nd,and YOUR FREE TICKETS Are Waiting to be Claimed!Nothing is more important to building a successful real estate business than the ability to generate leads. No matter if you choose to specialize in listings or love working with buyers, having a boundless supply of qualified leads is golden.Most top-producing agents study the success of other agents, and —based on a blend of those success models— build a business of their own design.Studying the models of success that others have succeeded with is important, and it would be foolish not to learn from them.Looking beyond real estate agent success, there is an interesting place to study lead generation that is seldom considered: The lead generation model of the most successful home … Continued

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Four Simple Ways to Modernize Your Home Decor

September 28, 2018 | Featured

If you’re like many people, your home interior could likely use some updating. But you don’t need to hire a professional designer to modernize your home decor. No matter how much of a decorating novice you may be, a few simple updates can give new life to your living space and bring your home to the forefront of interior design. HomePro Inspections provides quality inspections to the Jacksonville area.

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Selling Your Home Out of Season? A Great Deck Makes a Difference

September 14, 2018 | Featured

In a perfect world, no one would ever have to face the challenge of trying to sell a house when there’s snow on the ground and the trees are bare. In reality, people have to sell and buy homes throughout the year. While winter may not be the optimum season to showcase your landscaping, there is one improvement you can make that will help you boost your home’s outdoor appeal no matter what the season: a deck. When potential buyers visit your home in winter, they might not be able to envision how green and lovely your backyard will look come spring. But they will be able to see with their own eyes the square footage that a deck adds to the home’s living space. HomePro Inspections provides quality inspections to the Jacksonville area.

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LinkedIn Unlocked: Unlock the Mystery of Linkedin to Drive More Sales Through Social Selling!

September 10, 2018 | Real Estate Info

“When you stop collecting connections and start building relationships, you increase trust and credibility; you are able to attract more clients.”  That’s Melonie Dodaro’s opening sentence in “LinkedIn Unlocked.”Every real estate agent I know has a LinkedIn profile, and each month as we mint more new agents, I get dozens of requests to connect on LinkedIn.  Yet few, if any, agents have learned to convert LinkedIn connections to offline customers!The three great truths that Melonie shares about LinkedIn are:  Very few people take the time to build a compelling LinkedIn profile; Few learn to engage in a way that builds authority, credibility and trust; Nearly none have learned to convert the conversation from online to offline.While there is a ton of real estate activity online, the real business is conducted offline in real estate offices, at listings, and in living rooms! The first order of business is to “transform your … Continued

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