Thank you for attending! For those in search of presentation handouts, please click the schedule-at-a-glance link.



Conference Highlights

• Pre-Conference Sessions (Please see schedule at a glance)
• Group Inspections on Friday
• Educational Sessions (including Code Changes)
• Saturday Annual Business Meeting and Awards Lunch
• Saturday Welcome Reception and Exhibitor Grand Opening
• Exhibitor Showcase on Saturday and Sunday

Conference Sponsors

Radalink, Inc. Break Sponsor

Conference Exhibitors

3D Inspection Systems, Inc.
Allen Insurance Group Inc.

EMSL Analytical, Inc.
FEMA/CA Earthquake Authority
F.I.R.E. Associates Fireplace Inspections
Home Inspector Pro
Home Owners Network
InspectorPro Insurance
Monroe Infrared
Morrison Property Inspections, Inc.

State Farm Insurance
US Inspect
Vanguard Emergency Management




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"Hello Sam, Just wanted to drop a line to congratulate you on the 2016 conference.
It looks to me like the strongest educational lineup I have EVER seen for a home inspection conference.
With a lineup like that, you should be able to attract inspectors from all over the country. 
Good job."
~  Douglas Hansen |


Registration and Information

Click here to Register On or Before 8/29/16After 8/29/16


Full Conference Registration:




Join CREIA and Register for the Full Conference N/A $505  N/A $555
Pre-Conference Event
Program A

3-Day - ASHI Commerical Class (Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, September 21, 22, & 23)
PRICED Separately from CREIA Conference
Must register through The ASHI School by clicking here
$1395 for CREIA or ASHI Member $1795 $1395 for CREIA or ASHI Member $1795
Pre-Conference Event
Program B

1/2 Day - NADRA Deck Inspection Certification Class (Friday, September 23)
Select Registration Type Program BC or D on the registration form.
$149 $169 $169  $189
Pre-Conference Event
Program C

2-Day - ICC California Residential Mechanical Inspector Exam Preparation Class; 16 CECs [ICC approved 8974; 16.0]. Registration (Thursday & Friday, September 22 & 23)
Select Registration Type BC or D, Full Conference or Friday only on the registration form.
$125 or waived with Full Conference Registration *Materials required at additional cost.  $125 or waived with Full Conference Registration- *Materials required at additional cost.   $125 or waived with Full Conference Registration- *Materials required at additional cost.   $125 or waived with Full Conference Registration- *Materials required at additional cost.

Bonus Event
Program D

2 Day Infrared - Certified Residential Thermographer Class Registration (Sunday & Monday, September 25 & 26) Select Registration Type B, C, or D

$595 for two day event OR $695 for two day event plus Saturday. $595 for two day event OR $695 for two day event plus Saturday. $595 for two day event OR $695 for two day event plus Saturday. $595 for two day event OR $695 for two day event plus Saturday.
Single Day/Saturday $165 $215 $185 $235
Single Day/Sunday $135 $185 $155 $205
Single Day/Monday $135 $185 $155 $205
Guest Registration $95 $95 $105 $105

Full Conference Registration: This category includes Exhibits and Educational Sessions (with the exception of Pre-Conference programs--A, B, C or Bonus Program D-- as they are co-sponsored and priced separately); Continental Breakfasts on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Annual Business Meeting and Awards Lunch on Saturday; Saturday's Welcome Reception. (Registration for ICC does not include the IAPMO  Materials.)

Join and Register: If you are not a member of CREIA, register for the Full Conference and Join CREIA today with CREIA's promotional "Join and Register" Conference and Membership discount. Choose the "Join and Register" option upon registering. Please note, this option is for first-time members only and does not include the NHIE Study Guide/Manual.

Guest Registration: Guest must accompany a CREIA member. Fee covers admission to the Exhibit Hall, Continental Breakfasts on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Annual Business Meeting and Awards Lunch on Saturday; Saturday's Welcome Reception. (Does not include Educational sessions, syllabus, program materials, or CEC credit.)

Pre-Conference Programs A, B, and C and Bonus Program D: These specialty programs are co-sponsored with CREIA. Program A - ASHI's Commercial Class: Tuition is noted above - REGISTRATION for this program is handled through ASHI as indicated above. Tuition includes textbook, sample reports, consultants' reports, information on quoting inspections, report writing, cost estimating and relevant business issues. Program B - NADRA Deck Inspection Certification Class (4 hours) - Attend the class + earn your certification and join the NADRA roster as a branch member. All CREIA Members selecting this option can earn 4.0 CREIA Credits. You can read the NADRA Member Pledge here:  By submitting your registration, you agree to NADRA's pledge. Registration for Program C, ICC California Residential Mechanical Inspector Exam Preparation Class; 16 CECs [ICC approved 8974; 16.0] is noted above and does not include materials. Materials will be available on-site for purchase. Bonus Program D - Please carefully select which option you would prefer on the registration form (the two day event only on Sunday and Monday or to include Saturday). Registration fees are noted above. Select Registration Type Program B, or C if you will only be attending one of these events.

Special Accommodation: Facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities. If you require special accommodation and plan to attend the CREIA Conference, please contact the CREIA office at or by calling 949-715-1768. Please allow as much advance notice as possible to ensure we have ample time to meet your needs.

Cancellation Policy: Registration cancellations will be accepted in writing until August September 2, 2016. A $50 administrative fee will be deducted. No refunds will be given if cancellation notice is received after September 2, 2016.

NOTE! The Early Bird registration deadline is August 23, 2016.


Registration Form

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By participating fully in the CREIA Conference and Pre-Conference programs, members have the opportunity to earn all required CECs  CEC requirements. Sign-in sheets will be posted in the back of each session rooms. Attendees are required to sign-in upon entering sessions and certificates listing all sessions upon check-in.

CREIA is an ICC Preferred Education Provider No. 1564
Those will ICC certifications must obtain 50 percent of your CECs from ICC Preferred Providers.


CREIA SOP/Ethics Exam

Please note that we have not received ample interest to have this test proctored during the CREIA Conference. However, the CREIA Standards of Practice/Ethics Examination will be held during the Conference on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. A study session will take place beginning 8:30 a.m.

Group SOP Inspection

If you are planning to attend the Group Inspection (must be registered for the Full Conference or Friday Only) during the Annual Conference, please click here to register your attendance.  The group inspection will take place on Friday, September 23, 2016. Advanced registration is REQUIRED as space is limited and opportunities may not be available for at-door attendees. Attendees are to meet in the Foyer of the Academy Ballroom, adjacent to the CREIA Conference registration desk. Attendees will be carpooling to the location and will be required to complete a release form. Click here to download the release form.



CREIA has developed its Affiliate Membership Program and Exhibit/Sponsor opportunities to provide information and support services to home inspectors and the industry. Our Affiliate members are afforded special marketing opportunities and year-round exposure through the CREIA Website, newsletters, publications, email blasts, annual conference, etc., to provide maximum return on your marketing dollars.

Join the California Real Estate Inspection Association for its 2016 Annual Conference, Celebrating Our Heritage and Ensuring Our Future: CREIA Celebrates 40 Years to be held September 23-26, 2016 at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel!

For Affiliate Membership Information, please visit:

To download the Exhibitor/Sponsor Information/Fees in PDF, please click here.
For the online registration form, please click here.

CREIA Conference Exhibit Hall Dates and Hours

Friday, September 23, 2016
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Set-up

Saturday, September 24, 2016
7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception and Exhibitor Grand Opening

Sunday, September 25, 2016
7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Exhibits Open
3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tear Down

Cancellation policy: No refunds on exhibitor/sponsor registrations.


Plan Your Stay!

altReserve Your Guest Room
Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport
2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505
Website - Make Reservation Here
CREIA Discounted Guest Room Rate: $149.00 S/D until September 2, 2016 or until block sells out.
Mention that you are attending the CREIA Conference for the discount

Hotel Guest Amenities:
Click here to view the hotel amenities!

Hotel Features:
Across from the main entrance to Burbank Airport
Complimentary Airport Shuttle Service to/from Burbank Bob Hope Airport
Four miles from Hollywood attractions
Just ten minutes to Universal Studios Hollywood**
Only 13 minutes from downtown Los Angeles
Minutes away from major studios

**Hotel offers daily scheduled complimentary transportation to/from Universal Studios.


Getting There

Burbank Bob Hope Airport: alt
Mapquest: (Please note, not always 100 percent accurate)
Parking: $21 per night with room for over-sized vehicles