Home Inspector Training Academy

Our Instructors

Hollis Brown

As seen on the HGTV program "Location, Location, Location," Hollis Brown is a 25-year veteran of the Washington, DC metropolitan area home building industry, with experience in construction management and design/build remodeling. His construction background extends back to the late 1960s. He attended Indiana State University in the early 1970s before opening his construction business. Hollis has fifteen years of experience as a carpentry subcontractor followed by another ten years in general contracting. He has performed over 5,000 home inspections since 1997 and currently owns two companies.
ThoroSpec, LLC is a full service multi-inspector firm serving the greater Washington, DC - Baltimore Maryland area. The Home Inspector Training Academy (HITA) provides training opportunities for home inspectors of all levels of experience. He proudly upholds the Standards of Practice and Codes of Ethics of both organizations. Hollis is a lively speaker and an innovative thinker on the cutting edge of the home inspection industry.