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

  • "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)
  • "I was really happy with the service I received from start to finish. Andrew was well-organized, arrived at the property on time, conducted a thorough inspection, answered all of my questions and sent a comprehensive report to me via email on the same day. Having a building inspection done was well worth the money because I was provided with a list of all of the potential problems which needed to be addressed with the property, many of which I would not have noticed myself. Very happy to recommend this service."

    April 22, 2015 by Marco SanInspector: Jim’s Building Inspections (Adelaide, SA)
  • "It definitely helped me to understand potential additional costs and priority of work to be done. "

    Apr 16, 2014 by Jennifer FrahmInspector: Jim's Building Inspections (St Kilda, VIC)
  • "Ben's service gave me confidence and peace of mind prior to submitting an offer."

    Jul 09, 2014 by Michael JonesInspector: Jims Building Inspections (Berry, NSW)
  • "I was so impressed with the way Andrew responded to me and assisted at short notice.  I was amazed at the report  that Andrew had presented to me after doing a pre-handover on my new home.I would not have picked up on half the things that Andrew did.It was money well spent and would recommend  Andrew to anyone."

    June 27, 2015 by Angela SpargoInspector: Jim's Building Inspections (Adelaide, SA)
  • "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)