20501 85th Place W, Edmonds, WA 98026

About Us

We Are Your Building Consultants for Life!

A Few Things You Should Know About North Starr Inspections, Inc.

Fred and Jared Grant have construction experience and completed their own construction projects including installing water heaters, roofs, siding, decks and more.

We strive to make you aware of the property’s condition and surroundings, ensuring your investment and family are protected, ultimately working towards creating a “True Peace of Mind.” Additionally, our inspectors undergo training rides to meet the state’s 40-hour requirement, demonstrating our commitment to excellence in every inspection.

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Our Mission:

At North Starr Inspections, our mission is to redefine excellence in home inspections. With Fred and Jared at the helm, both seasoned Certified Master Inspectors with decades of combined experience, we are committed to setting the highest standards in the industry. 

Our goal is to provide not just inspections, but peace of mind—ensuring that every client feels secure in their investment. We leverage our expertise, continuous education, and hands-on experience to deliver comprehensive and meticulous inspections. 

As dedicated professionals, we take pride in being your lifelong building consultants, guiding you through every step with transparency, integrity, and a commitment to your satisfaction. At North Starr, your peace of mind is not just our mission; it’s our guarantee


With nearly two decades of inspection experience, Fred is a seasoned professional committed to excellence. As a Certified Master Inspector, Fred holds the distinguished Washington Home Inspector certification #360. 

Beyond inspections, he serves as a 203K consultant with FHA Consultant ID S0634, showcasing his expertise in the field.

Fred is not only a seasoned inspector but also a licensed professional, holding an Edmonds, Washington Business License #BL006801 under North Starr Inspections. 

Trust in Fred’s wealth of knowledge and dedication for a comprehensive and reliable inspection experience in Edmonds and beyond.


 Introducing Jared Grant, a distinguished Washington Home Inspector with the certification #855. With over a decade of inspection experience, Jared brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the North Starr Inspections team. 

Jared is not only a seasoned professional but also a graduate of the AIRES School for Home Inspectors, further enhancing his skills and understanding of the industry. Having worked on over 4000 inspections and counting, Jared’s commitment to thorough and meticulous inspections is evident. 

When you choose North Starr, you’re choosing the insight and proficiency of Jared Grant for a comprehensive and reliable inspection experience.

Our Qualifications

  • We have passed the NACHI’s Online Inspector Examination.
  • We have completed NACHI’s Code of Ethics Obstacle.
  • We have taken NACHI’s Standards of Practice Quiz.
  • Educationally Certified from Inspection Training Associates. Jared with AIRES School for Home Inspectors.
  • We follow Washington’s Standards of Practice.
  • We fulfill 18 hours of continuing education every year.
  • North Starr Inspections Inc has been in business going on twenty years and has over 7000 inspections and counting. Jared has worked on over 4000 and counting.
  • North Starr respects the seller as much as the buyer; we believe the inspection fairly represents both parties.
  • North Starr Inspections Inc carries full Profession Insurance and is bonded, referring Agent is covered. Inspector Pro, is our Insurer.
  • Fred is a 203K consultant with FHA Consultant ID S0634
  • Edmonds, Washington Business License #BL006801, Fred Grant North Starr Inspections

Our Affiliations

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The InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNACHI)