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National Property Inspections

Workphone: 704-928-8521

Statesville, NC 28677


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Kent Nicholson

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NC Home Inspection Lic #3202 NC General Contractor #32779


Kent Nicholson has over 25 years in residential and commercial building and property inspection. National Property Inspections is a national franchise company with over 25 years in the property inspection industry.


Very quick and efficient. Good, detailed pictures and noted.
- C.C., March 2021
Kent was just an absolute nice guy. In a world of hustle and bustle he took the time to go through the report with me and explained every detail. They say first impression are important and Kent and his team exceeded the mark from the 1st phone call with his staff to the completion of the inspection. Thank you for the excellent work!! The Taylor's
- R.T., March 2021
I thought he did awesome explained everything to me in great detail which made me feel more comfortable about everything.
- L.C., Statesville NC, March 2021
Kent was absolutely professional. He always removed his shoes before entering the house. He was careful not to disturb anyone in the house while doing his inspection. When he finished the inspection he politely asked to speak to me in private to reveal some of the issues. He was very helpful in answering some questions that I had, that were not part of the inspection. He was very knowledgeable about the building trades. I would highly recommend Kent to do inspections.
- W.B., February 2021
Once again Kent did a great job on our home inspection. He is very thorough and knowledgeable in the housing business. This is the third time we have used his services for our home inspection and highly recommend him. Many thanks!!
- D.P., February 2021
Kent was incredibly thorough and helped to answer any questions we had throughout the process of our inspection. We received our report, which was detailed and easy to understand, just hours after the inspection was complete.
- J.M., February 2021
He was very thorough and helpful. How insight helped us to understand the property and make a good decision.
- B.W., January 2021
Dependable and timely. An appointment was quickly scheduled for our inspection and I received the inspection report that evening. The report was thorough, easy to read, and detailed. Would definitely recommend Kent!
- M.S., January 2021
Kent does a very thorough professional job. His report with the photos made it very easy to convey what items we wanted to have addressed. Thanks for such a pleasant experience!
- D.H., December 2020
Kent is very thorough and the reports are extremely detailed. He took the time to answer all of my questions.
- X.V., November 2020
Absolutely!! Kent conducted a very thorough inspection and covered all the issues we found in our first walk through along with several others. I had the opportunity to go over the whole inspection notes with Kent after I received and reviewed the report. Kent took the time to call me back and he explained anything I wasn’t clear about! I highly recommend National Property Inspection!!
- C.T., November 2020
I was very satisfied with the thoroughness of his inspection.
- L.W., November 2020
Kent does a thorough, professional job. Easy to work with and talk to. I would never want anyone else to do my inspections. I highly recommend him without any reservation.
- A.G., October 2020
Kent is awesome, this is the second inspection I've used him for. He's always very thorough and the reports are extremely detailed. He's also good at explaining the things that are most important and the others that are necessary to write up but aren't as critical to fix. Thank you!! 10/10
- D.E., September 2020
Absolutely. Professional, thorough, and provides excellent feedback.
- C.G., September 2020
Mr. Nicholson was very knowledgeable and friendly, and took the time to answer all of my questions. I'd not hesitate to work with him again.
- S.R., September 2020
Kent he took his time with us and explained everything .We had our inspection result on the same day. He was very thorough and detailed with the report. Great Job.
- W.G., Advance NC, September 2020
Kent is extremely professional, Knowledgeable and informative. He took his time with us and explained mechanical and electrical items which we had no prior knowledge of. Highly recommend Kent!
- J.M., September 2020
Sherri made this experience super easy! We had our inspection results on the same day as the inspection. Will surely recommend!
- L.W., August 2020
Experience was excellent ??
- H.Y., August 2020
He was very helpful and informative to my client. On time with the inspection and getting the report!!
- K.F., Charlotte NC, July 2020
Kent was great to work with !!
- K.W., July 2020
Mr. Nicholson was very professional, informative and quite friendly. He answered questions I had and was very timely. I would recommend Mr. Nicholson. Thank you! Tia Batts
- T.B., July 2020
He was very thorough and detailed with the report. Very quick to get to the house and do the inspection.
- C.P., July 2020
Did an outstanding job will recommend to others
- M.G., July 2020
Very descriptive/detailed inspection report with various pictures showing any issues. Did a great job inspecting and showing any flaws in the household so I’m aware of things I should be concerned about.
- K.E., June 2020
Even though we could not be there for the inspection due to the pandemic, Kent's inspection was very thorough. He checked every inch of the home from top to bottom and inside-out. After receiving the report, Kent even suggested to call/email him if we had any concerns or question. Very professional and highly recommend.
- T.L., May 2020
Kent was great!! He was professional and very thorough. I would highly recommend him.
- A.J., April 2020
The best inspector ever. Very thorough. Thank you Kent and Sherry
- J.B., March 2020
Prompt and informative. Great job!
- M.L., Statesville NC, March 2020
Excellent Person, Excellent Gentleman, and excellent service. Great Job.
- A.C., January 2020
Very thorough and fast, no details left out of reports
- B.H., December 2019
Kent seemed thorough and explained his findings so that we understood them. He was personable and handled the tasks at hand. Exceeded our expectations in returning the results and keeping us notified with email communication.
- M.S., October 2019
Friendly, Professional, I would recommend Kent to My Family & Friends.
- K.D., October 2019
Kent did a great job, he was very thorough and was very reasonable on his pricing. I'm happy I went with him and his company.
- J.M., October 2019
Easy to schedule with and very through. Appreciated the fast turnaround time of getting the inspection report.
- M.C., August 2019
We appreciate Ken's attention to detail. We felt he was very thorough and very fair. He was on time and completed his report in a timely manner. We would not hesitate to use his services again. Gary & Connie Holder
- G.H., Dayton OH, August 2019
Set up was easy and everything is computerized. Report was thorough, complete and published in one day. Kent scheduled included a water bacteria test and scheduled the pest control inspection all at the same time. I will definitely use his service in the future
- D.B., August 2019
You did a very good job!
- B.H., August 2019
Thank you for your great work!
- J.C., July 2019
Scheduling is a breeze with friendly Sherry being so helpful and accommodating. Kent is the utmost professional inspector. He is knowledgeable, courteous, on time and is happy to explain his findings. And best of all, you receive a same day report that is easy to read and understand. My clients and I rate Kent Nicholson's professionalism and skillset a 10! Thank you Kent and Sherry!
- J.S., June 2019
Kent was a very professional and knowledgeable inspector. Report was thorough but yet easy to read. I wouldn't reccomend anybody but him. Sherry, who handles scheduling and book keeping is so sweet and helpful. She helped me set appointment, set payment and follow up after inspection.
- A.A., June 2019
Mr. Nicholson was very personable and explained things in layman's terms. His wealth of experience and knowledge was humbly displayed, which allowed me to comfortably ask questions and get a straight response. Mr. Nicholson discovered issues that could have been very costly for me, had it been found after the closing date. I am appreciative for his dedication and professionalism.
- L.P., May 2019
Very thorough and respectable person
- G.F., May 2019
Kent and Sherry are very easy to work with and accommodating. Kent has years of experience in building and also in performing home inspections. His knowledge and experience are great assets. Additionally, their software for reporting is easy to read and easy to access. Reputable and Respected, so NPI definitely comes Recommended.
- K.P., Statesville NC, April 2019
Kent was very thorough. His report was very detailed. The report had more information than any inspector I have used in the past. If I were to use an inspector again, it would be Kent.
- J.B., April 2019
Very detailed report!
- K.H., March 2019
He going great on my home inspection. I love it. Thank you every much
- K.V., March 2019
Kent has to be one of, it not THE best inspector in the area. He is very professional, thorough and fair with his assessment of a property.
- S.B., March 2019
I enjoyed working with Kent. Very thorough inspection.
- J.B., February 2019
Very thorough
- M.D., Statesville NC, February 2019
Prompt, Professional. Helped me through your extremely complicated log on process.
- D.M., January 2019
He is a great home inspector. He has been doing inspection for me for several years. I highly recommend Ken.
- T.P., January 2019
Very friendly, knowledgeable and quick to answer and questions and concerns you may have.
- A.C., January 2019
Kent arrived early, got right down to his work, was most professional and knowledgeable. His reporting was uploaded the same day as his afternoon inspection. Loaded with photographs and comments, it was complete in every aspect. It was a delight working with him and his office manager, who explained everything to us. The reasonable fee was among the best money we have ever spent. One cannot go wrong in engaging this firm.
- M.H., January 2019
Kent is the most thorough and reasonable inspector out there. His assessments are honest and fair for all parties involved, period!
- S.B., November 2018
Very thorough inspection with detailed report. Kent found key issues for us. Kent and Sherry have been great to work with...
- E.L., September 2018
You did a very good job!!
- G.L., September 2018
Professional and through. Thanks again Kent!
- K.W., September 2018
Mr. Nicholson is very through and professional in his inspection. I used him before and if there is a need I will use him again.
- M.B., September 2018
Kent did a thorough inspection of our home. He found several things that need to be repaired before our 1 year warranty expires. We have already recommended him to a neighbor who is coming up on their 1 year warranty period also. Thank you, Kent.
- A.C., Charlotte NC, September 2018
This is the second home inspection Kent has done for my family and both times he has done a wonderful job! I will always recommend him.
- K.H., September 2018
I love the service I get from Kent. He is extremely professional and very thorough. Kent goes above and beyond to explain the results of his report. I have used him personally and for many of my clients. I would highly recommend Kent for all your inspection needs!
- W.H., August 2018
Mr. Nicholson is a very prompt and professional inspector. He was on time and explained exactly what he found in any problem areas. I also had my inspection report in a very timely manner.
- B.B., August 2018
very professional and thorough
- R.C., August 2018
Thank you for your patience, knowledge and attention to the inspection details of a double-wide.
- T.C., August 2018
Mr. Nicholson was very polite, professional and performed a thorough inspection taking time to review his findings with me and answer my questions. I would definitely recommend his services to friends.
- B.M., July 2018
I will not hesitate to refer those needing an Inspector to Kent and continue to use him at Dazcon. I know that he will provide those I send to him with excellent service and quality work as he has always done for us.
- N.T., July 2018
Very professional and thorough, he saw things that were microscopic. I will feel safe in my house knowing he went through everything. I would highly recommend him!
- R.S., July 2018
My inspection was completed thoroughly and in a timely manner. The inspector was very knowledgeable and very through in explaining what he found.
- B.B., June 2018
Great to work with and very helpful from the scheduling to inspection!
- K.W., June 2018
Thank you forA very through job and returning my phone call quickly answering all my questions.
- M.V., June 2018
So far as I can tell, Kent Nicholson did a very good job of my future home.
- L.G., Mooresville NC, June 2018
Wishing it was a little more detailed in certain items
- R.C., June 2018
Kent was very professional, thorough, and timely in his inspection. Thanks!! Dave and Jackie
- D.K., May 2018
Thanks Kent! Very thorough inspection.
- R.Y., April 2018
Thanks for a thorough job. I really appreciate your evaluation.
- G.D., April 2018
Thorough job and informative report. Thanks Kent!
- R.E., April 2018
Kent is thorough and has excellent customer service. Will definitely keep his info for future home inspection and recommend him to family and friends.
- M.Y., March 2018
Kent did an excellent and thorough job. He found a few more things than I did which was great.
- M.C., March 2018
Kent, you always do a thorough inspection and we appreciate that you explain and answer any questions we might have. Once again, thank you for how you have helped us.
- J.B., March 2018
Excellent knowledge and thoroughness in the inspections.
- R.R., Concord NC, February 2018
I was very pleased with how fast Kent was able to do my inspection and how professional he was to work with. He explained the major issues that he found in person and on the detailed report. I would highly recommend Kent and his company for your future needs. Thanks Kent, Tim L.
- T.L., February 2018
Answered all questions. Very thorough with inspection. I would definitely recommend Kent Nicholson for an inspection.
- R.D., December 2017
Kent was prompt and thorough in his inspection of the home we hoped to purchase. He explained his findings to us in person and answered our questions immediately after the inspection.
- J.M., December 2017
Mr. Nicholson presented a very detailed report as well as explanation of what he did and why when performing the inspection of my soon to be new home. I appreciated his professionalism and friendliness upon our meeting. If I ever need another home inspection I would definitely give Mr. Nicholson a call.
- J.K., December 2017
Very reliable manner, knowledge and advise. Arrived prior to the appointment, and report was done as promised.
- H.Y., November 2017
Very thorough! Did an amazing job!
- T.M., October 2017
This is the third time we have used Kent for our inspections. He is thorough, professional and efficient. I really like the ease of reading our report online and able to view each issue individually, choose your options and goes right to our realtor. This couldn't be any easier! Highly recommended!
- S.B., October 2017
Kent did a great job...on time and very thorough...I highly recommend!
- M.S., September 2017
Very observant and thorough.
- J.B., September 2017
Thank you for excellent service. Great communication.
- J.C., September 2017
Very professional and informative!
- C.S., August 2017
Was very knowledgeable and prompt with the inspection
- M.W., August 2017
Enjoyed the experience, not in any hurry to revisit the crawlspace!! Best of luck and Will see you if we need again.
- B.S., July 2017
I greatly appreciate the detail you paid to the inspection of my home. I will definitely recommend you to family and friends when they decide to purchase a home.
- A.W., July 2017
Kent was very thorough while completing the final inspection for my new house. He was very professional and answered all of my questions throughout the inspection.
- C.S., July 2017
Kent did a very through job! I was very pleased with the way he conducted his work and the way he relayed his finding to us. Job well done!! A++ service
- M.K., June 2017
This was the second inspection Kent has done for us, he is very professional, knowlegable, and easy to understand
- J.M., June 2017
Very professional and very quick to respond.
- S.D., May 2017