With an annual potential of over 6 million transactions (translated into an estimated $2 billion in fees) the home inspection business is booming. In fact...
A-Pro ® Home Inspection is a family-owned company founded in 1994 by Greg Mangiaracina, a longtime home inspection professional, vice chairman of the Louisiana Licensing Board for Home Inspectors and co-author of the proprietary guide, How to Market a Home Inspection Business.
A-Pro® currently boasts more than 100 locations and growing, handling tens of thousands of inspections across the US every year. We've become one of the fastest growing home inspection companies in the country, by providing value-added inspections and trademark guarantees our customers can't find anywhere else. There's simply no equal to an A-Pro inspection. The A-Pro® team prides itself on standing behind its independent business owners day in and day out providing the award winning training, logistical and marketing support they need to successfully grow their businesses without limit.
"Our Business Consultant and the entire A-Pro team are great resources. They bring ideas from other franchisees, provide objective feedback in areas where we can improve, represent our interests."
- Chris DeMarco, A-Pro Franchisee, San Antonio, TX
"The high quality array of literature that A-Pro provides is extremely helpful to us. This allows us to focus on running the business and not deal with time- and energy-consuming creative processes."
- Garrett Rundell, A-Pro Franchisee, Tulsa, OK
"Home Inspection Services is greatly needed in our nation and A-Pro has the best all-around format to meet that need. In fact, it's such a great business opportunity that we just purchased another territory in Kansas and we're looking to expand even further with additional territories"
- Todd Tuvell, A-Pro Franchisee, Wilmington, DE
When you become an A-Pro® business owner, you gain instant, around-the-clock access to our staff of engineers, technicians, copywriters, designers, technical support personnel, computer programmers and information managers all of whom work with you to develop and grow your business.
We also save you time, money and effort by providing professional marketing materials like brochures, postcards and self-mailers, coupled with a solid marketing plan, so once again you can concentrate on inspections and not operational headaches.
A-Pro does far more than just put you into business for yourself. We offer a proprietary turn-key marketing blueprint that helps you grow your business beyond your expectations, crafted by one of the industry's most experienced and respected experts.
A-Pro's award-winning training program is conducted under the auspices of the Inspection Training Institute of San Antonio (ITI), and has been recognized by many boards across the U.S. as among the very best in the business.
The ITI program was devoloped by Professor William Springer, P.E., a licensed professional and national expert with more than 30 years of experience in the profession. Professor Springer is considered one of the top home inspection authorities in the country, and as such currently serves as Director of the International Society of Home Inspectors (ISHI).
The training begins at our Distant Learning Center, where you'll take nine accredited online courses to prepare you for the most complete home inspection examination in the country. Following the online courses, you'll fly into beautiful San Antonio or one of our other training satellite centers, where ITI will provide you with a comprehensive eight-day classroom and field training course at their newly remodeled campus, giving you an overall understanding of the home inspection process and earning you Certified Home Inspector (CHI) ™ and Professional Home Inspector (PHI)™ designations. This is real-life, hands-on training that will teach you about entire inspection process, inside and outside, top to bottom.
Our inspectors are always telling us how rewarding our training program is – and how much they enjoy it!
What Makes Us The Best?
By teaming up with A-Pro ® , you'll be able to take control of your future by offering your customers a myriad of features, benefits and added value that other inspection companies simply cannot match, including:
There's no stronger selling point to prospective customers and real estate agents looking for a home inspection they can have confidence in. Simply stated, A-Pro inspections are very difficult to compete with.
A-Pro Home Inspection is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Wyoming, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Washington, Vermont, Utah, Texas, Tennessee, South Dakota, South Carolina, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Oregon, Oklahoma, Ohio, New York, Nevada, New Mexico, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Nebraska, North Dakota, North Carolina, Montana, Mississippi, Missouri, Michigan, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Louisiana, Kentucky, Kansas, Indiana, Idaho, Iowa, Hawaii, Georgia, Florida, Delaware, Connecticut, Colorado, California, Arizona, Arkansas, Alabama, Alaska.
Interested parties should have at least $20,000 in liquid capital to invest.