The team at CheckHome has had extensive exposure to new builds, specialist renovations and extensions as well as experience working on a range of commercial projects.
A registered tradesman carries out all of the inspections and reports on both the structural and cosmetic issues associated with the property. We have a commitment to professional, unbiased and prompt reporting on all of the building inspections.
Nic – Owner and Building Inspector
Nic is the proud Owner and Director of Checkhome Building inspections. Nic Started the company in September 2010 after seeing a gap in the Wellington market. His initial goal was to pass on his extensive building and property knowledge to his clients to better help them during the decision making process of purchasing property. Not only is he an extremely competent builder and inspector, but he has a way of communicating with his clients and stakeholders that is simple and comprehensible to eliminate any confusion in the process.
Since starting the company, Nic has inspected over 2000 homes and still has a huge passion for the industry and in training new members of the team. He is always looking for new cutting edge technologies to stay ahead of the game.
Nic completed his apprenticeship in carpentry through BCITO, he is a Licenced Building Practitioner and keeps up to date with the latest building code. His exposure and love of the industry started at a young age as his father who he now co-owns a building company with has worked as a successful builder for over 30 years. Nic has a solid building career and was fortunate enough to begin his career as a supervisor at PlaceMakers, followed by a similar role at Mitre 10, where he attained his now extensive product knowledge. He has also worked in various building trade jobs, including: block laying, timber flooring, painting and roofing.
Nic continues to provide building inspection services including: Standard Pre-Purchase Building Inspections, Pre-Sale Building Inspections, Verbal inspections, Maintenance Building Inspections , Asbestos Identification, Earthquake Hazard reporting and is also a certified to do Meth Testing. He also offers problem resolution and advice for remedial work.
Jason – Building Inspector
Jason grew up immersed in the industry, with his dad owning his own building company, and has himself worked for over 20 years throughout New Zealand and the UK. As a qualified plumber, his wealth of experience in the plumbing field is very beneficial to anyone looking to purchase a property, whether it be residential or commercial. Not only can he give peace of mind that the property meets New Zealand Standards and is safe, he can also give an accurate guide on what it would cost to do any remedial plumbing and building work.
Jason joined CheckHome in 2013, and with the support of CheckHome behind him, he has now gained a wide trust in his dealings with clients and agents.
Jason offers a range of building inspection services including: Standard Pre-Purchase Building Inspections, Pre-Sale Building Inspections, Maintenance Building Inspections, Asbestos Identification, and Meth Testing. Jason is fully insured with both Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance.
Kieran – Building Inspector
Kieran completed his building apprenticeship in Palmerston North and has worked in both NZ and Holland Before joining the team at Checkhome in May 2016.
Kieran is a passionate builder and an extremely competent inspector who also enjoys assisting you with any of your renovating and quoting needs.
Kieran offers a range of building inspection services including: Standard Pre-Purchase Building Inspections, Pre-Sale Building Inspections, Maintenance Building Inspections and Asbestos Identification. Jason is fully insured with both Professional Indemnity and Public Liability Insurance.
Zoe – Administrator
Zoe has over 15 years of experience in both large corporates and small start-ups in Operations and Customer Service. Prior to joining Checkhome, Zoe worked in Real Estate for 3 years and gained her REAA licence. This coupled with her passion for property makes her the ideal person to have on our front-line.
With exceptional communication skills and a talent for juggling busy schedules she will manage your experience from the start to the end of your dealings with us.