About Us

We are professional building inspectors providing building, pest, maintenance and pre-sale inspection services to residential and commercial buildings in the Brisbane area since 2002.

Why choose us? We can help you to make one of the most important decisions of your life!

Whether it’s to buy your dream home or investment property, sell a family home or purchase a building for a new business venture – these are important decisions that may depend on the findings of our reports.

As a member of Master Builders and Institute of Building Consultants, we have adopted their Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics. Our professional and objective reports will help you make informed decisions based on over 32 years experience in the building industry and more than 28 years as a property investor.


Our Mission

Our mission is to be the best Building Inspectors in Australia by providing an honest, friendly and professional service to the highest standard in our industry.


We are Queensland’s most awarded building consultants with awards including:

Winner – 2021 Australian Proptech Association – Best new Start Up – Property Management (For our inndox logbook that is given to every BuildingPro customer)

Finalist – 2020 UDIA Excellence Awards – Wildcard Category – Professional Consultants

Finalist – 2019 Australian Property Institute – Excellence Awards 

Finalist – 2019 Australian Construction Awards – Professional Services

Winner – 2019 HIA Recognition of Women in the Building & Construction Industry – Business Development Professional

Winner – 2018 Property Investors Awards Building & Pest Inspection Company of The Year

Winner – 2018 Master Builders Queensland Building Consultant of the Year

Winner – 2018 Master Builders Brisbane Region Building Consultant of the Year

Winner – 2017 Master Builders Queensland Building Consultant of the Year

Winner – 2017 Master Builders Brisbane Region Building Consultant of the Year

Finalist – 2016 Optus My Business Awards 2016: Property Business of the Year

Finalist – 2016 Optus My Business Awards 2016: Professional Services Business of the Year

Finalist – 2016 Optus My Business Awards 2016: Businesswoman of the Year

Finalist – 2013 Australian Small Business Champion Awards

Winner – 2012 Quest Business Achiever Awards, Professional Services

Our Community Contribution

  • Spoke at Educon Conference 2019 
  • In 2007 BuildingPro volunteered to provide Maintenance Management and Repairs to the Red Hill Kindergarten.
  • In 2008 BuildingPro volunteered to provide Repairs to Ashgrove West Kindergarten.
  • Since 2008 BuildingPro have sponsored a child in Ghana through World Vision.
  • Since 2009 BuildingPro have sponsored the Rotary Club of Ipswich to send Disadvantaged Children to a Day at the Theatre.
  • In 2011 BuildingPro contributed to the St Johns Wood Sustainability Group by donating four fruit trees for a community Garden in Ashgrove.
  • Sponsored Martial Arts Queensland Christmas Party since 2011.

Our Professional Contribution

Andrew Mackie-Smith has been a member of the Institute of Building Consultants (IBC) since 2002. During this time Andrew has served three terms on the Committee.

He was also part of a special sub-committee that reviewed the Draft of the new Australian Standard for Property Inspections AS4349.1 – 2007 and prepared a submission from Master Builders to Standards Australia representing the views of IBC members on proposed changes to the Standard.

In 2019 Andrew and Trish provided information sessions in “Handover Best Practice” to Master Builders Members at Master Builders Brisbane, Gold Coast, Hervey Bay, Townsville, Mackay, Cairns and Bundaberg.

In 2019 Andrew and Trish spoke at the ‘Educon’ conference at Royal Pines Gold Coast to Building and Pest inspectors around Australia.

In 2016 Andrew wrote “Building Success – Why Property Investors need Building inspections” and it was published by Major Street Publishing and launched at Master Builders.

Andrew Mackie-Smith mentors Builders who are new to the profession by providing technical and business advice.

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