About the Company

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Murphree Building Inspections is a professional home and building inspection company serving all of San Luis Obispo County.

Owned and operated by CREIA and ASHI certified inspector Johnny Murphree and his wife, Kary Ann, Murphree Building Inspections takes pride in helping families, business owners, and San Luis Obispo County residents feel secure with their real estate transaction by equipping them with critical and practical information about the condition of the property of interest.

When you choose Murphree Building Inspections, you can feel confident.

Our reports are written in a concise and clear manner, with helpful visuals and photographs where appropriate. All of your questions will be answered, completely, with respect and patience. We’ll even help familiarize you with the home, so you know where the critical systems and components of the home are and how to operate them. Allow us to help you reduce buyer’s remorse and anxiety.

Meet the Inspector

Johnny Murphree

Certified California Real Estate Inspection Association Inspector (CREIA)
Inspector with the Associated Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)

Johnny Murphree is a professional home inspector serving the Central Coast full-time since 2012. Before opening Murphree Building Inspections, he apprenticed under a Master Inspector to become proficient in the trade with practical hand-on experience.

Prior to becoming a professional home inspector, Johnny was a nationally ranked professional motorcycle racer. After an injury ended his professional racing career, Johnny returned to his hometown of Templeton and worked construction while learning how to inspect homes.

From his experience as a professional athlete, Johnny knows the importance of being prepared, knowledgeable, and alert. He takes great pride in how he cares for his clients and always keeps their interest in mind. If you’re looking for a thoughtful, detailed, and efficient inspector, hire Johnny. You can reach Johnny personally by calling (805) 610-9037.

You can also connect with Johnny online at the following places:

We’re Proudly Certified With The Following Professional Organizations

Johnny Murphree is a Certified California Real Estate Inspection Association (CREIA) Inspector serving all of San Luis Obispo County.   Johnny Murphree is a Certified Inspector with the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI)


Whether you’re buying your first starter home or a breathtaking winery, I promise that your inspection will be done right. The first time. Guaranteed.