Berkeley Home Inspections

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Home inspectors near you in Berkeley, Berkeley Hills, Elmwood, Claremont, UC Berkeley, Telegraph.

Why choose us

Leading provider of Berkeley Home Inspections

Welcome to Golden Gate Home Inspections, a leading provider of Berkeley Home Inspections in Berkeley, California. All of our inspectors are certified and trained to provide the best service, comprehensive inspections and detailed reports. 

As a leading provider of Berkeley Home Inspections, we provide a full range of home inspection services using modern tools and techniques to provide you with the best home inspection results possible. We are a home inspection firm that helps buyers and sellers with all the knowledge necessary to make informed decisions about their properties.

We provide certified home inspectors throughout the Berkeley area, including Downtown Berkeley, the Berkeley Hills, and the Claremont and Elmwood districts .

We have serviced many clients over the years. Our experience ranges from inspections for homes built as far back as the 1800s up to newly designed and finished modern homes.

Home Inspections are our craft and we love what we do. We can provide you with the information to find the right home for you.

Certified Home Inspectors

All of our Home Inspectors are certified by either ASHI or InterNACHI to provide industry standard Home Inspections for buyers, sellers and existing homeowners.

Highly Rated

We are a highly rated home inspection company. We have earned this reputation by providing quality, unbiased home inspections and excellent customer service.

Experience & Training

Our inspectors have years of experience in the trades and perform additional training yearly to stay up-to-date on the latest home inspection tools and techniques.

Rapid Turnaround

We are an agile and accommodating inspection agency. Our normal turnaround is 1-2 business days but we can do same day reports for tight contingency timelines.

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To get a quote for your property inspection, just fill in the form below and someone from our team will reach out to your shortly. 

Hire Certified Home Inspectors for your Berkeley Home Inspections

All of our home inspectors are certified by either InterNACHI or ASHI, which are the governing bodies of the home inspection industry. Be confident in your transaction by using a certified professional.

Berkeley Home Inspections

Home Inspection Services

We offer a wide array of home inspection services that cover every aspect that you could need about a property whether its on the market or not. 

Our Berkeley home inspections services include:
Home Inspections

Our full home inspections cover all elements of the home from the roof to the foundation. This includes all of the major systems of the home as well as the interior in a room-by-room inspection.

condo inspections

Our condo inspections cover all of the interior elements of a condominium unit as well as the common areas such as parking and storage spaces. Specialized condo inspections are available for smaller HOA’s or TIC buildings.

Termite Inspections

Our termite inspections are conducted by licensed termite inspectors. Most lending
institutions require that homes in California be inspected for
wood-destroying pests and organisms (WDO) prior to financing a home
loan.

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Our roof inspections cover the entire roofing installation and its subsystems. The roof inspection’s aim is to give you an accurate assessment of the condition of the roof, an approximate age of its components, and a general estimate of remaining life.

multi-family-building-inspections

Our multi-unit inspections cover the entire structure of the building plus as many units as you want to be inspected. We examine the major systems of the building including the roof, exterior, and structural systems. This inspection is customizable to your needs.

Berkeley Home Inspections

Our commercial inspections enable investors and business owners to do their due diligence before signing long-term leases or purchasing a commercial property. Commercial inspections cover the building, its major systems, and general conditions.

Home Inspection Services
Home Inspection Services

Why Choose Golden Gate for your Berkeley Home Inspections?

Each home inspection service we provide is done with thorough attention to detail and is performed by highly skilled trained professionals certified by nationally and internationally recognized home inspection governing bodies such as InterNACHI and ASHI, or the State of California.

Our Berkeley home inspection services help you uncover the home’s real value and direct you toward any defects that can prove costly in the long run. Your dream home should be everything you pictured and more. Our team of professionals is available to schedule any inspections you need six days a week, and they can also answer any questions you may have about the process. We are sure that you will be satisfied with our service and we look forward to showcasing what we are all about.

At Golden Gate Home Inspections we provide you with walkthroughs of your property that check up to 250 individual aspects of your home and provide you with a detailed report for your records. The reports are both digital/online and you can download a PDF for your records. We want to help you settle into your new home and believe that the purchase of a new home should be memorable for all the right reasons.

We are a top provider of Berkeley Home Inspections. Contact us today to find out more about how we can help you with your inspection needs. 

Frequently asked questions about Berkeley Home Inspections

Most Asked Questions

The average cost of a single family home inspection in Berkeley is $735 and $485 for a condominium inspection.

The final cost of a home inspection varies and depends on the total square footage and any other services added on such as a Termite Inspection. 

A home inspection looks at the homes HVAC system, interior plumbing and electrical systems, roof, attic, floors. windows and doors, foundation, basement and structural components. 

The scope of a home inspection can be customized to your property i.e. single family home, condominium, or multi-family property. 

Our home inspections normally take about 1 hour per 1000 square feet. See below for average time frames: 

• 2.5 Hours for a Single Family Home Inspection

• 1 Hour for a Condominium Inspection

• 3 to 4 Hours for a Multi-Family Home Inspection

Scheduling is normally possible within 1 to 3 days from the time you call us. 

We have a team of inspectors so finding a time for you last minute is possible. 

Our inspection reports are usually delivered in 1 to 2 days after the inspection. Same-day home inspection reports are possible at an additional fee of $75. 

No, we do not give prices for repairs on deficiencies that we identify. It is usually best to take the report to a licensed general contractor and get an estimate from a professional in your local area as prices vary greatly throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

We recommend working with your realtor or reaching out through your personal network to find the right home services professionals for your home.

additional inspections we can provide

Additional Home Inspection Services

In addition to the standard home inspection services that we provide, we can help you with other types of specialized inspections such as inspections for mold, lead, or asbestos; foundation inspections, or other specialized individual system inspections. 

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Whether you have an active issue or just want peace of mind, we can provide you with Environmental Inspections for Mold, Lead, and Asbestos. 

foundation inspections near you
Our foundation inspections can help you assess the current condition of your foundation and provide you with suggestions for how to stabilize your home.
11-month-warranty-inspections
Most new homes come with a 1 Year Warranty. Our 11-Month Warranty Inspections can provide you a punch-list of repairs that you can provide to your builder ahead of your 1 Year deadline.
pre-drywall-inspections

Pre-drywall inspections cover the foundation, structural electrical, plumbing, HVAC and roofing systems. The best timing is once all of the systems have been installed and utility services connected.

Living in Berkeley, Ca

Berkeley, California is one of the best places to live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Famous for its progressive ideals, wooded neighborhoods, gorgeous views and UC Berkeley, this city has a lot to offer. With a population of 120,926, you get a smaller town feel close to home but access to all that the Bay Area has to offer. Berkeley is in Alameda County and is bordered by Oakland, Emeryville and El Cerrito. 

Living in Berkeley offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Berkeley there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks especially along Telegraph Avenue and the recently developed 4th Street District. Known as a bastion of liberal values, many young professionals have chosen to live in Berkeley due to its natural beauty, great restaurants and food and easy access to Downtown San Francisco. The public schools in Berkeley are highly rated. 

We look forward to providing you with your Berkeley Home Inspection. Book an Inspection now or Contact Us to find out how we can help you.