So what does a home inspection cost, and what is covered?

The Cost of Home Inspection in New Jersey

County Condo Town House 1 family (up to 2000 SF) 2 family
Bergen $275.00 $325.00 $375.00 $395.00
Essex $250.00 $325.00 $375.00 $395.00
Hudson $250.00 $325.00 $375.00 $395.00
Middlesex $275.00 $350.00 $395.00 $395.00
Passaic $275.00 $325.00 $375.00 $395.00
Somerset $295.00 $350.00 $395.00 $395.00
Union $250.00 $325.00 $375.00 $395.00
Warran $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $425.00

*Add $25.00 for a 1 Family home over 2000 Square Feet, $50.00 for over 2500 square feet

*The condo fees is for 1 bedroom 1 bathroom upto 500 sq ft. Each additional bedroom is +$25.00. Each additional bathroom is +$25.00.

*Add $25.00 to include a radon inspection for condo and town houses

County 3 Family Only Termites Only Radon Final Walk through
Bergen $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Essex $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Hudson $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Middlesex $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Passaic $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Somerset $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Union $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
Warran $425.00 $95.00 $95.00 $150.00
 

The Cost of Home Inspection in New York: 

County Condo Town House 1 family (up to 2000 SF) 2 family
Manhattan $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00
Brooklyn $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00
Queens $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00
Bronx $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00
Westchester $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00
Rockland $295.00 $375.00 $425.00 $450.00

*Add $25.00 for a 1 Family home over 2000 Square Feet, $50.00 for over 2500 square feet

*The condo fees is for 1 bedroom 1 bathroom upto 500 sq ft. Each additional bedroom is +$25.00. Each additional bathroom is +$25.00. 

*Add $25.00 to include a radon inspection for condo and town houses

County 3 Family Only Termites Only Radon Final Walk Through
Manhattan $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $250.00
Brooklyn $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $275.00
Queens $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $275.00
Bronx $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $275.00
Westchester $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $295.00
Rockland $475.00 $150.00 $150.00 $295.00
 
 
There are many aspects that are covered during the home inspection:
 
Exterior:

Grading, Sidewalks, Roofs, Patios, Driveways, Gutters & Leaders, Garage, Siding.

Interior:

Attics, Walls & Ceilings, Doors, Windows, Floors, Fireplace, Kitchen, Bathrooms, hardware etc

Structures:

Foundation, Basement

Plumbing:

Bathroom Fixtures, Water Main, Supply lines, Water Heater, Leaks, Stoppages etc.

Electrical:

Service, Sub panel Location, GFCI, Grounding Cable, Checking Outlets etc.

HVAC:

Heating System, Zoning, Controls, Condenser

Termites:

Termites, Carpenter Ants, Post Beetles

Radon