Building Inspections in Hobart & TAS

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What areas do we service?

We service most of Tasmania with key locations throughout the state.

What is a building inspection?

A building inspection is designed to give you independent and objective advice about the physical state of a building. This advice enables you to make an informed decision, usually about whether to purchase a property or not.

Inspection reports are a snapshot in time. Therefore, you should always ensure you refer to a current inspection.

These inspections are also carried out for the purpose of risk management, new construction management, dispute resolution, insurance claims, compliance with legislation and regulations and to inform renovation and extension decisions.

About us

JBI continues its national expansion and is now delivering services throughout Hobart and the majority of Tasmania.   The team is led by Paul Commerford and Kirt Walters who is an experienced builder from a local family based in Richmond.

Jim’s provides property inspection services to:

  • Hobart
  • Launceston
  • Devonport
  • Burnie
  • Kingston
  • Ulverstone
  • Surrounding areas

Jim’s is delivering primarily pre-purchase building inspections along with specialist inspection services including: Dilapidation Inspections, Owner Builder Inspections, Asbestos Inspections and Workplace Registers.

Jim’s also regularly provides maintenance plans and support to property managers.

If you are building at the moment and are concerned about the standard of workmanship of your builder or you have questions about building problems arising in a property or home you already own contact one of our team for advice.

Jim’s is seeking expressions of interest from Registered Builders and Surveyors in Launceston to assist us in our expansion plans for 2015.

Our services

1 Hobart Pre  Purchase House Inspections

For those buying a home in Hobart and the surrounding areas and need peace of mind knowing the house is safe and worth the asking price.

2Hobart Pre Sale House Inspections

Also called vendor inspections or pre-auction inspections. Find out the state of the property you plan to buy or bid on at auction.

3Identify Damage Caused by Termites & Other Pests

Our professional local building inspectors will look in all the key areas and determine any pest related damage you need to get fixed.

4Asbestos Inspection Hobart

Our professional local inspectors provide asbestos inspections in Hobart and the surrounding areas. They will inspect your property and take samples of materials to determine if asbestos is present.

Why us?

Fully Insured – We have a full and comprehensive professional indemnity and public liability insurance as part of our commitment to our clients.

Fast Delivery – Our building inspection reports are carried out on iPads and generally emailed to you within 24 hours of completion.

Australia Wide Network – We are proud of our franchisees and the work they do helping our clients make better purchasing decisions.

Meet our inspectors in Tasmania

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What others are saying

  • "I decided to purchase a property a week before it was going to auction. On the date of the final inspection, I contacted David to see he could do a last minute inspection - and he did!"

    Jul 08, 2014 by Christine NaumovskiInspector: Jim’s Building Inspections (Werribee, VIC)
  • "Brian was very helpful when I called him to get a quote. He wasn’t pushy at all like previous company’s I had spoken to. "

    May 23, 2014 by MelInspector Jim’s Building Inspections (Yokine, WA)
  • "Richard adapted very well to our compressed timeline, provided a thorough rundown and follow up report that was instrumental in determining how much we offered for our house!"

    Jun 15, 2014 by Michael HillInspector: Jim’s Building Inspections (Lockleys, SA)
  • "Engaging Jim's was the decision that saved me from total ruin...My home renovation was turning into a nightmare due to slow and defective work by my builder & I would not have not known how serious the issues were had I not had a professional inspection done."

    May 12, 2014 by IkkyInspector Name: Jim’s Building Inspections (Hills District, NSW)
  • "His willingness to travel outside of the metro area to carry out the Building Inspection was really appreciated. "

    Jul 08, 2014 by Kathy WoodInspector: Jim's Building Inspections (Victoria Park, WA)
  • "I asked Robert for a second opinion, he showed that my heating ducts had not been put back and I was simply heating the soil under the house!"

    Jun 21, 2014 by Sue Le LievreInspector: Jim's Building Inspections (Brighton, VIC)