Frequently Asked Questions

pre purchase property inspection processWhat suburbs of Melbourne do you do pre purchase building inspections?

All Checked Out carries out Pre Purchase Building and Pest Inspections throughout Melbourne - especially the BaysideEastern and South Eastern suburbs.

What qualifications do you have?

Luke, who owns and operates All Checked Out, as well as being the principal property inspector, has over 10 years experience in the building industry. He is a Registered Builder with the Building Commission of Victoria (Licence no: DB-U 44801).

Can I be present during the pre purchase building inspection?

Yes you are more than welcome to be present during the pre purchase building inspection.

How long does it take to do an inspection?

A pre purchase property inspection usually takes between 1 and 2 hours.

What is covered in a pre purchase building inspection?

When we do a pre purchase building inspection we look for all major structural defects (eg cracked walls)  to smaller defects (eg leaking taps). We have detailed checklists for the home's interior, exterior and roof.

What is covered in a pre purchase pest inspection?

When we do a pre purchase pest inspection we look for any pest infestations. In particular, we make sure that you are made aware of any termite issues the home might have.

The house that I am looking to buy is only a few years old? Do I still need to get a pre purchase building inspection done?

Yes we recommend that pre purchase building and pest inspections be undertaken for even relatively new homes. This is to make sure that everything has been built to an appropriate standard. This is especially important as some home owners may even make attempts to hide any problems.

How long does it take to get my written property inspection report?

All Checked Out understands that the inspection report is quite often required urgently. That is why we send your written report within 24 hours - even earlier if needed!

Do you have insurance?

Yes we are fully insured.

How can I make payment?

You can make payment by visa / mastercard, cash payment on site, and online payment through bank account.

What happens if I miss out at the auction?

Don't worry - if you miss out at auction we offer a 50% discount on your next pre purchase building and / or pest inspection.

How much do pre purchase bundling inspections cost?

Pre purchase building inspections cost $450 (inc GST). Pre purchase pest inspections also cost $450 (inc GST). A combined pre purchase building and pest inspection costs $650 (inc GST).

REMEMBER: 50% OFF YOUR NEXT PRE PURCHASE BUILDING INSPECTION IF YOU MISS OUT AT  AUCTION

To find out more about pre purchase building and pest inspections call Luke today on 0417 397 535 or email