Quick Answer: Is There A Shortage Of Home Inspectors?

There is no shortage of home inspector associations.

One of the best known and oldest organizations is the American Society of Home Inspectors.

Reputable agents demand qualified inspectors because they want their buyer to be informed.

Is there a need for home inspectors?

To get started, home inspectors need very little. Depending on the state you live in, you may be required to get a license. These costs vary by state. Ongoing costs include any continuing education and licensing renewal costs required by your state, ongoing marketing and insurance costs, and expenses like gas.

Do Home Inspectors make good money?

The average home inspector salary in the U.S. is about $58,000, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov). You’ll make about $450 bucks per inspection. You’ll earn about 28 bucks per hour. On average.

Who normally hires a home inspector?

Home inspectors are third party and can be hired by anyone at any stage in the process. Typically, they are hired by the buyers after an offer is made. The buyers benefit the most from the information provided in a home inspection report, so typically they will be the ones to hire and pay for it.

Is it hard to become a home inspector?

Whether or not you have experience in a related field, you can become a home inspector with ABCHI. With our hands on training program, you will gain the knowledge and experience required for you to become a confident inspector. We tell them no, but it takes hard work and hands on training to become a great inspector.

How long does it take to get a home inspection license?

three to four weeks

How many hours a week do home inspectors work?

How many hours a week do home inspectors work? I usually work around 13 hours a day. Six days a week at that pace is around 78 – 80 hours a week.