Hilton Head Island & Bluffton Area Realtors - Horizon Home Inspectors wants to hire your favorite inspector

Brad Tholen - Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Horizon Home Inspectors is looking for licensed, qualified candidates to join our growing home inspector staff. We want to meet your favorite, local  inspector and invite them to join our growing team. Read More

Real Estate Agents and the Peril of Editing the Home Inspection Report

Brad Tholen - Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Recently a real estate agent told me her broker recommended editing the home inspector’s report by selecting the reported defects that she, the agent (and her client), thought was most appropriate for the repair request before sending it to the seller’s representative.  Read More

Brad Tholen Home Inspectors offers FREE HomeBinder

Brad Tholen - Thursday, December 15, 2016

As a part of our service, Brad Tholen Home Inspectors will be sending each of our clients a free lifetime subscription to HomeBinder ($120 value).

HomeBinder allows our clients to organize and save all related home information in a convenient online application.  From storing paint colors, to getting maintenance reminders, HomeBinder will ensure you have all the details you need in the future right at your fingertips.  

Soon after the inspection our clients get an email from HomeBinder with a link to access their personalized binder.  All you need to do is pick a password and you’ll have private access to that binder going forward.  If you need or want, you can share the binder with your spouse or family member.

We’ll include a maintenance schedule and through which our clients get emailed maintenance reminders about key home tasks and they will always have access to their inspection report.  when its time to sell the home HomeBinder will help with buyers, your accountant and the appraiser.  

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Brad Tholen Home Inspectors in CB2 Magazine Real Estate Issue

Brad Tholen - Tuesday, April 05, 2016

How important is getting a home inspection? In the April 2016 issue of  CB2 Magazine, Kitty Bartell examines the process and importance of the home inspection in today's real estate transaction. I had the privilege of spending some time with Kitty in preparation for her article. Look for the article, and our add on pages 100 and 101 in the April Real Estate issue of CB2. Read More

Is Your Inspector Licensed and Insured?

Brad Tholen - Thursday, July 23, 2015

Always use a licensed and insured inspector or contractor. It’s important that the people you are entrusting with your home and safety are qualified to be doing the work in the first place. A license is not a guarantee that you will have a great experience however it is a tool to ensure that you can have recourse in the event something goes wrong. Read More

Brad Tholen Home Inspectors adds Tom Azevedo

Brad Tholen - Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Brad Tholen Home Inspectors welcomes the newest member of the inspection team, Thomas Azevedo. Read More

SC Home Inspectors Using ASHI Standards of Practice

Brad Tholen - Friday, April 17, 2015

At the beginning of 2015 the South Carolina Builders Commission announced they were adopting the Standards of Practice from the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI). The news came as a great surprise to all licensed home inspectors in the state as well as ASHI. At a recent inspectors conference in Columbia, state and regional directors of ASHI were as surprised as anyone the commission had finally moved on ASHI's request to update the state standards. Read More

The Home Inspector and the Real Estate Client - Communication

Brad Tholen - Monday, November 11, 2013

Every real estate professional who has ever scheduled a home inspection for one of their clients understands that the home inspector can be a blessing to their client or can have the impact of a land mine. Read More

Brad Tholen Home Inspectors - A Time for Change

Brad Tholen - Sunday, September 29, 2013

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