Craig Hostland AHI lic# 47075

Craig Hostland P. Eng. MBA PhD AHI, principal, Senior Building Inspector, has an extensive,  diverse, and relevant background that supports his pursuit of achieving the highest standards in building review clarity to help buyers and sellers alike.


  • 1982 Graduated Civil/ Structural Engineering University of British Columbia
  • 1997 Graduated with honours MBA Queens University
  • 2016 PhD University of British Columbia Environmental Engineering


  • Accredited Home Inspector HIABC (2001)
  • Certified Professional Home Inspector (Pillar To Post Inc. 1999)
  • Past President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Director HIABC
  • Registered Professional Engineer British Columbia
  • Past President Northwest Territories Association of Professional Engineers
  • Past Director Canadian Council of Professional Engineers

Craig Hostland is a Professional building scientist and owner of Pillar To Post Okanagan/ Shuswap; Inspect IT Commercial Building Inspections, and Healthy Homes IAQ (HHIAQ) whose Team has conducted over 25,000 home and commercial building inspections and IAQ investigations and tests in the Okanagan/ Shuswap since 1997.

Previously Craig was a Project Manager and Chief Estimator for PCL Construction in the Northwest Territories where he gained a vast knowledge in construction, construction challenges, and competent building solutions. Since the late 1980’s, Craig was a Principal and Senior Project Manager in an acclaimed international architectural/Engineering firm that designed and delivered several thousand commercial, industrial, and housing units to the Russian and Canadian Arctic. During that time, Mr. Hostland developed a passion for investigating, identifying, and resolving building and IAQ related issues in constructed buildings. In the Okanagan/ Shuswap, Craig formalized his residential and commercial investigation systems and directly conducts 400 – 600 investigations a year, while his investigation Team completes over 1,000 investigations a year.

Pillar To Post Professional Home Inspection is North America’s fastest growing Home Inspection Franchise business, and has been rated no. 1 in the Entrepreneur Magazine primarily because of its thoroughness and attention to detail.

John Bannister AHI Lic# 52933

A senior accredited building inspector who has been inspecting with our Pillar To Post inspection team for a number of years comes from a construction and construction repair and maintenance background and is finely tuned to present the condition of properties in a clear and helpful way.