HomeHubZone Blog

Realtors Are Clearly Not Loyal to Home Inspectors

One of the more interesting findings in our survey of realtors on their perception of home inspectors is that many realtors showed they are more than willing to change inspectors, and have lived by their word. Some have changed inspectors even though they proclaimed reticence in the survey. 66% of the realtors surveyed said they [...]

By | March 28th, 2015|Categories: Realtors, Survey|0 Comments

Expanded Resources, Survey Results and More

It’s been a great couple of weeks for HomeHubZoneTM as we make progress on many fronts: We are excited to increase our development velocity through a new developer starting on Monday.  Welcome Jason! We practically doubled the size of our advisory board as we start to plan the second round of usability testing. I’m excited [...]

By | February 15th, 2015|Categories: Startup, Survey|0 Comments

Shadowing Home Inspectors: Helping Make a Better Inspection Reporting Workflow

Daryl, one of the developers at HomeHubZoneTM, shadowed a home inspector who is helping us and snapped a few pictures.  The more we do the job, the better the product will be.  What he learned has only reinforced our belief that our plans are right on target.  Thanks to all inspectors who are helping. The [...]

By | January 25th, 2015|Categories: Inspection Reporting Software, Startup|0 Comments

Gaining Momentum in Inspecting Reporting Software Development

As we start to gain some momentum, I am excited about the great progress we have made so far.  We are refining the inspection reporting workflow to ensure an optimum experience for home inspectors through usability tests, ensuring we uncover as many unique conditions as we can. What has me most excited is that we have [...]

By | January 13th, 2015|Categories: Startup, Survey|0 Comments

The Realtor and Home Inspection Referral

As we progress in development, I have been talking to as many people as I can within the home inspection industry, the real estate market and other similar industries. My realtor conversations of late have been interesting. As you all know, a good number of realtors hate the home inspection process because it introduces risk [...]

By | December 21st, 2014|Categories: Realtors|Tags: , |0 Comments

Timely Delivery of Inspection Reports

The survey results are still pouring in and I am excited about the great response. I am also encouraged by how much influence social media has in generating responses. I’ll leave that for another post because I have much to say about that as I explore the best methods for inspectors to go to market. [...]

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

We are officially off the ground and running.  We have raised our first round of funding and have 7 people diligently working on building our solution. We are regularly challenging ourselves to re-think how the inspection is conducted without sacrificing the quality of the work and improving upon the home inspection report.  As a recent [...]

By | November 13th, 2014|Categories: Inspection Reporting Software, Startup|0 Comments