About Us

Experience - Licenses - Memberships – Affiliations


Steve Rush - President and Founder, San Francisco Bay Area based-On-Site Inspections, Inc.

  • 29 years full time home inspector, over 20, 000 home inspections performed

  • Respected Litigation Consultant/ Expert Witness for standard of care and  construction defect civil cases in San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and Marin Counties
  • CREIA ( California Real Estate Inspection Association ) Past Member , MCI ( Master CREIA Home Inspector),
  • CREIA Inspector of the Year 2012
  • CREIA State Director 2011-2013
  • CREIA State Secretary 2005-2006
  • CREIA Board of Directors 2005-2006 Regional Director, Region 1
  • ASHI ( American Society of Home Inspectors ) Member # 244692
  • Inspection Training Associates (ITA) Instructor, Oakland, California  2003-2005 
  •  ICC Residential Building Inspector, No.0859388-BI
  •  ICC Residential Mechanical Inspector, No.0859388-MI
  •  ICC Residential Plumbing Inspector, No.0859388-PI
  •  ICC Residential Electrical Inspector, No. 0859388-EI
  •  ICC Residential Combination Inspector No.0859388-R5
  •  Governor's Office of Emergency Services, Safety Assessment Evaluator # SAPV60185
  •  Licensed as a B-1 General Contractor since 1989, # B-569575
  •  Licensed Structural Pest Control Operator, Branch III, # OPR10066 (27 years experience performing termite inspections)
  •  PCOC (Pest Control Operators of California) member
  •  Member International Code Council (ICC) Member, No.5094983
  •  OREP (Organization of Real Estate Professionals) member
  •  San Mateo County Association of Realtors (SAMCAR) Affiliate Member
  •  Vice-President of Silicon Valley Chapter of CREIA, 1999
  •  Educational chairperson for local Silicon Valley Chapter of CREIA, 2003
  •  Past President of San Francisco/Peninsula Chapter of CREIA, 2004-2005
  •  Chapter Treasurer San Francisco/ Peninsula Chapter 2005-2006

    Steve Rush founded On-Site Inspections in 2000. Steve was county manager and lead home inspector for two other large Bay Area home inspection firms prior to starting his own California business. With these home inspection companies he earned "Top Inspector" honors for most home inspections performed.Steve can be reached at (650)952-5173 or email at
    steve@onsiteinspections.net