Profile of Your Home Inspector

 

Steve D. John, MCI, CNCS

 

Specializing in:

 

CONSTRUCTION DEFECT ANALYSIS and EXPERT WITNESS TESTIMONY

CONTRACTOR and OWNER DISPUTE RESOLUTION

HOME and COMMERCIAL INSPECTIONS

IN-PROGRESS CONSTRUCTION INSPECTIONS

 

Certifications and Licensing

 

International Code Council / International Conference of Building Officials

Combination Dwelling Inspector - Uniform Codes, UBC, UMC, UPC, NEC

Certificate # 5227225-56

California State Licensed General Building Contractor

License # B-340790 Since 1974

California Real Estate Inspection Association, MCI

Master CREIA Inspector, # 0029

California Real Estate Inspection Association, CNCS

CREIA New Construction Specialist

Real Estate Broker License, State of California, Department of Real Estate

License # 00900753 (currently inactive)

 

Work Experience

 

All Pro Home Inspections                                                                        6/94 - Present

Home Inspection and Consulting

All Pro Remodeling                                                                                 1/93 - 6/94

U. S. Homes                                                                                             3/89 - 1/93

Senior Construction Manager, Responsible for: contract writing, specification development, contract negotiations, development and construction permit procurement, coordination of onsite and offsite development, and supervision of construction superintendents.

Standard Pacific, Orange County                                                           1985 - 3/98

Lead Superintendent, Offsite Superintendent, Onsite Superintendent

All Pro Development                                                                               1973 - 1984

Built custom homes and built and designed spec homes as a general building contractor.

 

EDUCATION

 

Continuing Education                                                                               1994 - Present

Over a thousand hours of accredited continuing education at over 50 conferences, seminars, and schools specializing in the inspection field and construction defect evaluation.

University of California, Irvine                                                                 1986 - 1987

Light Construction and Development Management, Certificate Program

Home Builders Council, Scholarship Award, 1986

San Diego State University                                                                      1984

Bachelor of Science, in Business: Majors; Real Estate and Finance, Graduated with Honors

 

ORGANIZATION AFFILIATIONS

 

CREIA, California Real Estate Inspection Association

Member since 1994

California Real Estate Inspection Association, Inspector Fellow, 2014

California Real Estate Inspection Association, Inspector of the Year, 2013

California Real Estate Inspection Association, Chairman’s Award Recipient 2006

Master CREIA Inspector, # 0029

CREIA New Construction Specialist

2014/2015 Chairman of the Board, California Real Estate Inspection Association

2012/2014 Vice-Chairman of the Board, CREIA

2011/2012 Secretary, CREIA

2006/2007 CREIA State Regional Director

2011/2015 Chairman of the Standards of Practice and Contract Committee

2006/2007 Co-Chairman on the CREIA Membership Committee

2005/2011 Co-Chairman of the CREIA Standards of Practice Committee

2005/2011 CREIA Contract Committee

2005/2006 President of the San Diego Chapter of CREIA

2004/2005 Vice President of the San Diego Chapter of CREIA

2003/2004 Secretary of the San Diego Chapter of CREIA

ICC/ICBO, International Code Conference / International Conference of Building Officials

Professional Member # 0966116, Member since 12/99

IAEI, International Association of Electrical Inspectors

Membership # 3191, Member since 3/8/95

Greater San Diego Business Association

Member since 1991