Meet Your Inspectors

Jeff Gorum Sr.

Jeff started SWHI in Silver City, NM and has quickly expanded the business to the largest coverage area of any inspection company in NM. Jeff is the chapter President of the local InterNACHI Chapter and is the Chariman of the state Home Inspector licensing board.

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Andrew Legatzke

Andrew is our Las Cruces based inspector. He has been with the company for over 4 years and inspected upwards of 3,000 homes. He is a Certified Master Inspector.

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Jeff Gorum Jr.

Jeff Jr. started the Northern NM expansion in the summer of 2015. He is very active with the local Realtor's Association and was awarded the GAAR Affiliate of the Year for 2020.

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Matthew Legatzke

Matthew is based out of Silver City and assists with our Southern NM branch. He currently holds the most InterNACHI qualifications of anyone in the company and is a Certified Professional Inspector.

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All SWHI inspectors are Certified Professional Inspectors through InterNACHI. The most intense education and training with pre-licensing education at 120 hours. As well as over 500 in total education. Creating the right inspectors, right away.

Jeff Sr. & Jr. as well as Andrew Legatzke have met and exceeded the qualifications to become Certified Master Inspectors, approved by the Master Inspector Certification board. The listings as well as the criteria for such can be found at

Why wait for the pest control company to come out AFTER the inspection? When you can get the termite inspection DURING the inspection for a fraction of the price? We've made it easy with NMDA licensure in partnership with the NPMA. SWHI termite inspections come with the NPMA-33 form, as required by several lenders for loan programs such as VA, HUD or FHA loans.

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WDO Inspector
Radon Tester
Mold Inspector
Pool & Spa Inspector
Home Energy Auditor
Exterior Inspector
Stucco Inspector
Moisture Intrusion Inspector
Roof Inspector
Roof Data Technician
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Electrical Inspector
HVAC Inspector
Indoor Air Quality Inspector
Indoor Air Consultant Certified
Home Energy Inspector
Appliance Inspection
Fire Extinguisher Inspector
Crawlspace Inspector
Structure & Foundation Inspector
Deck Inspector
Garage Inspector
Mobile Home Inspector
Log Home Inspector
Commercial Inspector
And a bit more...
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Your SWHI divisions are affiliated with our local Realtor's Associations. Participating in commnity outreach, networking through GAAR, LCAR and SCAR, and progressivly working towards a better real estate community as a whole. Click the link in the icon to find us on GAAR's directory.

SWHI is, and always will be geared towards the benefit not only of home buyer's and seller's, but specfically to the benefit of first time home buyer's who don't have any experience in this stressful process. All buyer's inspections come with a free Home Binder and a Gifts From Your Inspector card with a link to InterNACHI's corporate perks program, Abenity! 

En la ciudad de Albuquerque, hay muchas personas que se han mudado de Mexico, o familias que han vivido aqui desde antes de Nuevo Mexico era un estado. Su inspector de Southwest Home Inspections habla espanol, y trabaja con todos los agentes immobiliarios.