LSBHI Warns Homebuyers to Inspect Before You Buy as Homes Become More Expensive The busy homebuying season usually kicks off in April, making it the opportune time to mark National…
LSBHI Releases Home Inspection Statistics During National Home Inspection Month
The Louisiana State Board of Home Inspectors (LSBHI) has released recent data showing a marked increase in both licensed home inspectors and demand for home inspections from 2019 to 2020….
License Renewal Extension Ending
During the March 5, 2021 Quarterly Board Meeting, the Board voted to end the extension that was given for inspectors who were unable to fulfill their CE requirements for their…
Live Streaming Update
The Board unanimously voted to allow home inspectors to receive continuing education credit for attending LIVE Streaming CE and have it count as “In-Class” credit throughout the COVID 19 recovery….
Report of Address Change
Every licensee shall report any change in office address, residence address, office phone, orresidence phone to the board, in writing, within 15 days of such change. The board shallacknowledge any…
As a reminder to ALL ACTIVE Home Inspectors, you must carry a minimum of $300,000 per year of General Liability AND $300,000 per year of Errors and Omissions with a…
Electronic Signatures LSR R.S. 9:2603.1, et seq, provide for the use of electronic signatures and electronic transactions. In terms of electronically signing a home inspection report, any LHI may do…
If you are a licensed Home Inspector in the State of Louisiana and have another party assist you with your inspection, this assistant must be a Louisiana licensed Home Inspector….
The use of generators during a home inspection is prohibited by the Standards of Practice, unless the LHI is a licensed electrician (and even then, it would not be practical)….
COVID 19 Reminder
The LSBHI would like to remind all LHI’s to stay safe and to continue using proper safety protocol. As previously emailed, please try to follow the guidelines below and be…