As defined by the Kentucky Board of Home Inspectors “Home inspection” means a visual analysis performed for compensation for the purpose of providing a professional opinion and home inspection report by a licensed home inspector, regarding the condition of a residential dwelling and the dwelling’s attached garages and carports, any reasonable accessible installed components, and the operation of the dwelling’s systems, including any controls normally operated by the owner of the dwelling, for systems and components in the standards of practice established by the board.Home inspection shall not include a code compliance inspection, or an inspection required under the National Manufactured Housing Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974, 42 U.S.C. secs. 5401 et seq., as amended, and rules and regulations issued thereunder, or KRS 227.600 regarding manufactured homes.
Home Inspectors Helping Home Inspectors
KREIA Promotes Education and Professionalism for the Kentucky Home Inspector. KREIA is recognized by the State of Kentucky as a Continuing Education Provider (KBHI CE-1005). KREIA provides quality economical educational opportunities to the home inspector in several formats.
KREIA has been instrumental in providing members of KREIA the ability to obtain quality local education that has been accepted by multiple National Associations in the past years (ASHI & InterNACHI). KREIA looks to continue this level of cooperation with the National Associations to benefit all of Kentucky’s Licensed Home Inspectors. As a home inspector, your membership in KREIA will provide you with reduced fees for educational conferences and educational meetings.
All Home Inspectors in Kentucky are welcomed and encouraged to join KREIA for the economical continuing education and interactions with the community of Kentucky home inspectors.
The Kentucky Real Estate Inspectors Association (KREIA) is a non profit association committed to the purpose of providing quality education to home inspectors. Our objective is to provide educational courses that will increase the inspector’s technical and professional knowledge, along with providing the required continuing education needed for license and certification requirements.
KREIA is also committed to having an active affiliate program that will provide the inspector exposure to those professional service companies whose goods and services can benefit the inspector in their business practice.