Requirements for a Home Inspector License in New Mexico

State Requirements

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Yes, a Home Inspector License is Required in New Mexico!

To become a licensed home inspector in New Mexico, you must complete:

There are 3 ways to attain a home inspector license in New Mexico.


First way: Application by Training and Examination

  • Complete the pre-licensing course
  • Pass the National Home Inspector Exam
  • Complete 80 hours of field experience, including 30 parallel inspections with a licensed home inspector

Second way: Application by Experience and Examination

  • Applicant has been a home inspector for 2 years prior to Jan 1, 2020.
  • Applicant has completed 100 inspections prior to Jan 1, 2020.
  • Applicant has passed the NHIE

Third Way: Application by Credentials

  • Applicant has a license from a state with similar licensing requirements

For more information visit the New Mexico website.

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