You will receive your inspection report within 24 hours of the inspection. Usually they are sent out same day.
Our inspections are carried out by a qualified builder and an accredited building surveyor.
Should you need to discuss the contents of your report, simply book in a time when you are ready.
Pro-Spect Building Reports is a totally independent and fully insured pre purchase house inspection company. In addition, we offer Pre-Sale and New-Build inspections as well as Meth Testing in the Bay of Plenty area.
We are a family owned and operated business based in Papamoa Beach, Tauranga. We are passionate about providing accurate, thorough and easy to read building reports, high quality customer service and helpful after service support.
You can be assured that all of our inspections are undertaken in accordance to NZS 4306:2005, the Residential Property Inspection Standard. Therefore, they are comprehensive, factual and impartial.
With 20 years in the construction industry and the experience of running a successful building company, Phil has the confidence to provide a solid service.
Phil is an accredited building surveyor and member of BOINZ(Building Officials Institute of New Zealand), a trade qualified builder with a background in roofing and is a Licenced Building Practitioner.
We service the Bay of Plenty area within an 80km radius of Papamoa.
Call and speak with an accredited building surveyor today!
Frequently Asked Questions
It is a non invasive visual inspection of a property that is undertaken prior to a property offer going unconditional.
Currently in New Zealand, anybody can carry out a pre purchase inspection and this is a big problem.
This is why you should choose a BOINZ accredited building surveyor. They are qualified and experienced professionals who are regularly audited and peer reviewed so that they are more than just self declared experts.
The result of a pre-purchase inspection, the builders report helps customers make an informed decision about a certain property they are interested in. It contains detailed information including particular attributes , any significant defects, non significant but urgent items and any overdue maintenance.
Accredited Building Surveyors have undertaken a commitment to appropriate qualifications, skill and knowledge. They are dedicated to quality building surveying practices, ensuring consumers are provided the best quality of service and an understanding of the issues presented in relation to the building concerned.
An Accredited Building Surveyor is assessed through training, assessment and peer review, prior to accreditation and is required to undertake continual professional development courses to maintain their annual accreditation.
The Accredited Building Surveyor Programme benefits not only the potential building purchaser, but provides confidence to the real estate, insurance and banking sectors in relation to the status of a building.
Now you know why, why would you use anyone else?
You are more than welcome to be present for the inspection, we do ask that you save all questions and comments until the end of the inspection.
Anywhere from 2 hours and longer depending on the size and type of property, age, construction materials used and defects found.
For example, a 1990’s 3 bedroom brick and fibre-cement home on a concrete floor with minimal defects will take approximately 2 hours.
Our inspections start at $299 for a 1 bedroom attached flat on a concrete slab
Price should not be the ultimate determining factor for choosing the right inspector. Cheap is not always good and could be less thorough!
Call or email us for specific pricing, or click here for set pricing.
Yes. All of our inspections include moister tests using non invasive moisture meters to help detect moisture levels up to 40 mm deep from the surface being tested. These tests are taken at susceptible key locations throughout the house. Used correctly these tools can help us detect where moisture is located and can recommend a suitable solution.
Inspections done before 12pm usually are sent the same evening.
Inspections done after 12pm are sent within 24 hours.
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