We service most of Tasmania with key locations throughout the state.
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.
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:
- 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.
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.
Hobart 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.
Identify 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.
Asbestos 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.
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
What others are saying
"Just a note to emphasise the great work and report delivered by Jack at our property in Boolarra, Victoria. "May 01, 2014 by Joseph O'KaneInspector: Jim’s Building Inspections (Pakenham)
"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)
"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)
"Andrew provided efficient, knowledgeable and thorough inspection of our property plus advice as to how to rectify problems which was invaluable. "May 26, 2014 by Anthea CookInspector: Jim’s Building Inspections (Prospect, SA)
"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)
"It was my first time building a new house and I have had issues with my builder throughout the process, but Richards’s inspection on the day, report of defects and general discussions have given me the peace of mind I needed. "Mar 23, 2014 by Tim BurtonInspector: Jim's Building Inspections (Lockleys, SA)