About Us 

Allen Jackson Building Inspections is dedicated to providing dependable services. We help you make the most informed decisions possible when buying or selling a home or building. Our qualified, experienced staff will ensure fast service including: in-depth inspections, comprehensive 24-hour reports and compliance advice. 

We are in the business of providing building inspection reports, building checks, same day inspections and more. Booking a pre-purchase house inspection is easy. Simply contact us to discuss your needs, and we’ll set up an assessment.

We’re your surveyors and specialists for building inspections for Tararua, Central Hawkes Bay, Hawkes Bay, Manawatu, Central and Eastern Districts. We are in compliance with NZS:4306

Our rates

We are fully insured and hold a Professional Membership as an Accredited house inspector

Pre-Purchase Inspection:

Standard Fee: For a standalone dwelling on a single site including garage etc.
All prices include GST.
o Apartment 1-2 Bedrooms $500.
o Dwelling 100m2 to 149m2 $525.
o Dwelling 150m2 to 199m2 $575.
o Dwelling 200m2 to 249m2 $605.
o Dwelling 250m2 to 299m2 $655.
o Dwelling 300m2 to 349m2 $695.
o Dwelling 350m2 to 399m2 $745.
o Dwelling greater than 400m2 see us for a price.

Monolithic cladding houses will incur a $175.00 (incl. GST) extra charge above our standard prices.
For all Commercial Inspection enquiries – Please contact us for further details.


Here at Allen Jackson Building Inspections, we offer a number of services to improve your buying and selling experience.


Project Coordination

Project coordination is an important part of any home or building inspection. We’ll take the guesswork out of the process for you by taking care of all the details from initial set-up to the final report.

Comprehensive Pre-Purchase Inspection and Report

We’ll provide a comprehensive inspection to check the entire building for any possible issues that may exist.

Leaky Building Checks

We provide leaky building checks to check for moisture that has accumulated between the building’s exterior and inside walls. When this occurs, damage develops over time and can be very costly to repair.

Pre purchase house reports

Allen Jackson Building Inspections can provide 24 hour reports for your next home purchase.


Smart decision

All our inspection and surveying services are designed to help you rest easier knowing you are making a smart decision when you purchase a new home or building. When you book an inspection with Allen Jackson Building Inspections, you’ll receive the highest quality service at a price you can afford.


Our 24-hour fast-turn around places an informative negotiation tool at your fingertips so you’ll have the right information when you need it. This is especially useful when you need to purchase or sell property quickly.