First Choice Property Evaluations Inc
First Choice Property Evaluations Inc. is a locally owned and operated home inspection company based serving all of the Kansas City Metro and surrounding areas. We provide quality property inspections for pre-owned, new construction, and older homes. Our full-time inspectors are Kansas Licensed inspectors and certified members of the American Society of Home Inspectors with 25+ years of experience. ASHI certification requires that each of our inspectors has passed a series of written examinations, participates in continuing education, and adheres to strict industry standards.
Bill Fate – Owner/Inspector
Bill is the President of First Choice Property Evaluations, Inc. and an ASHI-certified inspector with 20+ years as a home inspector. As a second-generation home inspector, Bill has performed home inspections full-time since 1998. His experience has provided him with a broad technical knowledge of inspection, structure, and the mechanical trades. Throughout his career, Bill has received numerous professional certifications including:
- Certified Member of American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)
- Kansas Certified Radon Measurement Technicians
- Certified Level 1 Infrared Thermographer – Infrared Training Center (ITC) (expired)
- Certified Stucco/Exterior Insulation & Finish System (EIFS) Inspector (Expired)
Bill also has several years of experience in residential construction that has provided him with beneficial hands-on experience with numerous property components including roofing, foundation repair, framing, and plumbing. Bill is also a licensed commercial/instrument aircraft pilot known for his attention to detail.
In addition to his extensive technical skills, Bill places a heavy emphasis on strong communication.