HomeTeam Inspection Service Debuts New Location in North Washington D.C.

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States, and is proud to debut its newest location in North Washington, D.C.

Owner Roland Mitchell was born in Germany but grew up in the United States as his dad was in the military when he was born. He lived in Nebraska from the age of 4 until he left to attend college at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa.  There he majored in Industrial Technology and Manufacturing and played various sports including volleyball, and soccer. After graduation, Roland joined the United States Air Force.

Roland served 20 years in the United States Air Force and retired in June of 2018. His primary specialty was navigation and instruction, but for six years he served as a Joint Plans and Operations Officer and supervised officers and civilians in all four branches of the military and various government agencies. He flew over 2,500 flight hours and achieved a final rating of Master Navigator. Other roles he held included Chief of Safety, Instructor Navigator, Courseware Manager, Joint Air Planner, Crew Resource Management Facilitator, Operations Supervisor, and Mission Planner.

When asked why he chose HomeTeam and the home inspection industry, Roland said, “My skills seem to transfer well since I have engaged in minor home renovations, dabbled in home design, inspected my unit facilities for safety violations, inspected my station and other parts of the aircraft prior to every flight, and practiced attention to detail as a navigator instructor.”

“Roland’s extensive background serving in the military, along with his outgoing personality, personal interests and great attention to detail will lead him to success in the home inspection industry,” stated Adam Long, President of HomeTeam Inspection Service.

Roland is married to his wife Sarah.  In his free time, you can find him playing ultimate Frisbee, traveling, attending car shows, doing amateur woodworking and working on home renovations.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Debuts New Location in Bell County, TX

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to debut its newest location in Bell County, TX.

New owner Marc Poulain has spent most of his professional career in the restaurant industry, totaling 32 years. He has a background in progressive leadership with multi-unit establishments, start-up and expansion ventures, and franchise environments in the service industry. He has experience across multiple operational disciplines and has achieved a reputation for building successful relationships across a variety of channels (franchises, staff, management, vendors, and customers).

The home inspection industry stood out to Marc for multiple reasons. One of them is his extensive experience in the service industry. He believes that his talents and skills would easily translate into the home inspection industry. He wanted to be in an industry that provided a good work/life balance as well as being rewarding where he can provide a beneficial service that leaves a positive impact on his customers.

When asked what the key influencing factors in choosing HomeTeam were, Marc stated, “The ability to work as a HomeTeam inspector for the past year and see the level of professionalism deployed in the field. The branding combined with the level of professionalism demonstrated by everyone at the home office was a huge plus. The longevity of the brand, combined with the incredible reviews/ratings was another big influencer. Having the support and power of the brand behind me when launching a new franchise gives me great peace of mind and the ability to focus on growing my business.”

“Marc’s previous service industry experience and more than one year inspecting with a neighboring HomeTeam franchise will prove to a win-win for HomeTeam and the Bell County community,” states Buddy Stark, Director of Operation of HomeTeam Inspection Service.

Marc is married to his wife Toni, and they have five kids; three girls and two boys and one grandbaby. In his free time, he can be found spending time with family, doing outdoor activities and water sports. Some water sports they love include fishing, skiing and spending time on the beach. One fun fact about Marc is the hometown he grew up in no longer exists!

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For over 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional, operations and utilize the leading technology in the industry to perform. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Debuts New Location in Southeast Charlotte, NC

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to debut its newest location in Southeast Charlotte, NC.

New owner Chad is originally from Texas but has called the Carolinas home for almost 20 years. He has a BBA from Baylor University and has spent a majority of his career in sales and customer service. Chad was interested in HomeTeam because of the technology, systems, and support offered to franchise owners from the corporate office.

Chad stated “I chose the home inspection industry after receiving a less than satisfactory home inspection myself. This field allows the opportunity to balance home and work lives.”

“Chad’s extensive background in sales and customer service combined with his desire to provide the very best inspections will make him a valuable asset to the Southeast Charlotte community,” states Buddy Stark, Director of Operation of HomeTeam Inspection Service.

Chad and his wife Amy own the business jointly and have two children.  In his free time, you can find him spending time with his family, cheering on the Panthers and Baylor Bears, or running a marathon (he has ran in 10 marathons). He is very involved in their church and leads the k-5th grade worship service. One fascinating fact about Chad is after college he moved to Nashville and started his own record label and publishing company.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Introduces New Location in South Metro, MN

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to introduce its newest location in the southern metropolis area of Minneapolis.

Owners Jacque Lee and Christelle Hunt are sisters who came from a family of entrepreneurs that inspired them to open a woman owned and operated business. They both have 15-20 years experience working for the 19th largest contract printer in the nation where Christelle was the CFO and Jacque was the CEO. They helped build the company from a small single-line production shop to a national brand provider of contract decoration services. They helped reach sustainable market share for that printing company and now plan to do the same for their own business.

When asked about the key influencing factors in choosing HomeTeam, Jacque and Christelle stated “HomeTeam offers something that not a lot of other franchisors seem to offer, and that is the potential of legacy. Ideally, Christelle and I will not work forever, and we want to have passive income when we are done working. As we saw at the annual summit, HomeTeam is a system that works and allows for the flexibility of family owned businesses passed down generationally.”

“Jacque and Christelle have strengths that complement each other in a way that will make their business set up very dynamic; and the fact that they have worked together previously only proves how strong they can be on a business front. We believe they will make a great addition to the South Metro area,” says Adam Long, President of HomeTeam.

Christelle enjoys spending time with her daughter and painting with acrylics. Jacque spends her time making jewelry and enjoys the fine arts. In their free time, they help several local, non-profit organizations with donations, time and service.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

Keller Williams Selects HomeTeam Inspection Service for 2019 Approved Vendor Program

Milford, OH – HomeTeam Inspection Service, the only national home inspection company to use a team of inspectors onsite, has been accepted into the 2019 Keller Williams Approved Vendor Program.

“HomeTeam is delighted to be an Approved Vendor with Keller Williams, the largest real estate franchise in the world. As the industry leader in home inspections, HomeTeam works with thousands of Keller Williams agents and their clients each year.  Our team concept and technology-driven methods ensure a smooth home inspection process for all parties involved,” says Adam Long, President of HomeTeam Inspection Service.

HomeTeam’s model is unique in the home inspection industry. They utilize a team of inspection professionals onsite for a faster, more accurate home inspection in about half the time of a traditional inspection.

HomeTeam’s trademarked ‘One Call Does It All®’ approach to scheduling enables them to serve associates and their clients by offering any inspection service needed – pest, radon or environmental inspections, at the same time as the home inspection.

Furthermore, HomeTeam is the technology leader in the home inspection industry, offering associates and their clients online scheduling, electronic reports and a personal inspection dashboard to review reports and create a repair request list directly from the report summary.

“HomeTeam franchise partners are building strong personal relationships with Keller Williams associates nationwide. There is an extensive vetting process by the Keller Williams Vendor relations team, and they only choose the best of the best. HomeTeam franchisees give back thorough 501(c)(3) organizations such as KW Cares and participate in Red Day, states Buddy Stark, Director of Operations, ‘HomeTeam is honored to be a Keller Williams Approved Vendor.”

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For over 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-person inspections and they utilize the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com. Keller Williams Approved Vendor Program members are business entities independent from Keller Williams Realty, Inc.  Neither Keller Williams Realty, Inc. nor its affiliated companies warrant HomeTeam Inspection Service, their products, or their services.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Expanding to NW Metro Atlanta

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States, and is pleased to announce its newest location in Metro Atlanta.

HomeTeam’s newest owner Scott Irmscher has almost two decades of experience as a real estate agent and investor.  He became interested in the home inspection industry because it married his passion for helping people with his experience and understanding of the home.

When asked why he chose HomeTeam Scott said, “I was blown away with the technology.   It takes what used to be a 6-hour event and efficiently produces a quality inspection in a third of the time. It’s a true win-win for everyone involved in the inspection process.”

“Scott’s extensive background in real estate industry combined with his drive for helping others will pave the way for a successful business,” states Buddy Stark, Director of Operations at HomeTeam Inspection Service.

In his free time, he is an avid runner and cyclist which lead to his participation and completion of an Ironman Triathlon.  He is involved in the Chamber of Commerce and local Real Estate Boards.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Ranked As Top Franchise in Entrepreneur’s Annual Highly Competitive 40th Annual Franchise 500®

Milford, OH – HomeTeam Inspection Service recently ranked in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Placement in the Franchise 500® is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, as evidenced by the fact that Entrepreneur received more than 1,000 applications this year, making it one of the company’s most competitive rankings ever. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranks HomeTeam Inspection Service as 280 for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power.

“2018 was a great year for HomeTeam and we are thrilled to again be ranked within the Franchise 500,” says Adam Long, President of HomeTeam. “Franchise support is the focus of our company and we are honored to be included among this list of strong, successful franchise brands.”

The key factors that go into the evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Each franchise is given a cumulative score based on an analysis of more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores become the Franchise 500® in ranking order.

“As we celebrate 40 years of producing the Franchise 500, it’s a good opportunity to step back and look at how much has changed since that first ranking in 1980,” says Jason Feifer, editor in chief of Entrepreneur. “While the franchise business model has changed little, the strongest franchise brands are constantly evolving and innovating to keep up with changing trends and technology.”

Over its 40 years in existence, the Franchise 500® has become both a dominant competitive measure for franchisors and a primary research tool for potential franchisees. HomeTeam Inspection Service’s position on the ranking is a testament to its strength as a franchise opportunity.

ABOUT HOMETEAM

For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being the most unique concept in the home inspection industry. HomeTeam brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, providing a faster, more accurate home inspection. Fast, Trusted and Accurate. That’s the HomeTeam Promise. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Proudly Debuts Its Newest Location in Tacoma, WA

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to open its newest location in Tacoma, WA.

Owners Jason and Tom Geris are brothers who have always dreamed of starting a business together. Jason, who will be managing the operations of the business, served 9 years in the US Navy and then spent time teaching nuclear physics, electrical theory, and thermal dynamics before working for the City of Tacoma in his most recent position as an electrical power grid high voltage operator.

“We are excited to have Jason and Tom join HomeTeam. Their technical aptitude and genuine personalities make for a great working dynamic,” says Adam Long, President of HomeTeam.

When asked why he chose the home inspection industry, Jason stated, “My brother Tom and I recognized just how good the business model was for the HomeTeam franchise.  We were easily able to see ourselves being successful in this system.”

In his free time, Jason loves participating in ‘Tough Mudder’ challenges, playing sports, camping, snowboarding, skiing and spending time with his two daughters.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Expands with New Location in Southern Baltimore, MD

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to debut its newest location in Southern Baltimore, MD.

New owner Michael started his career in the US Army where he served for three and a half years as an armored crewman, serving in combat during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF). After leaving the Army, he become a civilian contractor where he served and protected employees and individuals at the State Department, eventually moving to the Pentagon and serving as a police officer for 11 years.

After researching many opportunities, Michael and his wife Raqia, chose HomeTeam Inspection service. “My wife and I validated other franchises out there, but HomeTeam stayed at the top the whole time. The team concept just made sense. Following the model will allow my wife and I to have more time with our family, we are all about family.”

Michael and his wife Raqia combined have 6 children- all but 2 are in college. They are all involved in their local church. In his spare time, you can find them cooking, bowling, fishing, going to the beach, and traveling (they go to a new destination each time they travel).

“Michael’s leadership skills acquired while serving in the military and his natural willingness to serve and protect are going to be key differentiators for his business. We are excited to welcome him as an owner.” Buddy Stark, Director of Operations at HomeTeam Inspection Service.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For over 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.

HomeTeam Inspection Service Expands with New Location in Santa Monica, CA

Milford, OH – For over 25 years, HomeTeam Inspection Service has been providing fast, trusted and accurate home inspection services throughout the United States and is proud to debut its newest location in Santa Monica, CA.

Owner Chris Clancy is originally from Boston, spent 25 years in the supply chain industry and most recently held senior management positions in the freight forwarding sector. Clancy’s wife Lisa, will work closely with Chris as she assists with the customer support side of the business. Chris will also have his son Nick work alongside him as his Support Inspector, making this a true family enterprise. Chris and his wife Lisa have four sons in all. Their oldest son is currently serving in the US Marine Corps and they are proud USMC/EGA parents and their two youngest sons are attending college in California.

When asked what the key influencing factors in choosing HomeTeam specifically were Chris said, “Discovery Day cinched it for me. Meeting the folks behind the curtain brought focus to the fact that this is a family. Also, the business model aligns with my instincts; I believe in the value of process and structure.”

“Chris’ personality along with his extensive career in the business sector will help solidify his role as a dynamic leader within the Santa Monica real estate community,” stated Adam Long, President of HomeTeam Inspection Service.

In his free time, you can find him doing crossword puzzles, golfing, hiking, and playing either basketball or baseball.

ABOUT HOMETEAM
For more than 25 years, HomeTeam has taken great pride in being Fast, Trusted and Accurate. HomeTeam Inspection Service brings a TEAM of inspectors on site, so inspections are faster and more efficient than traditional one-man operations and utilizes the leading technology in the industry to perform inspections. For information on franchise opportunities with HomeTeam Inspection Service, call 800.598.5297 or visit hometeamfranchise.com.