Home Inspection and Services for Ocala and Marion County



Mark Croft
Ocala, Florida
(352) 861-8788



Meet The Inspector
Mark A. Croft
5425 SW 85th Street
Ocala, Florida 34476
(352) 861-8788 Email
Professional Experience
Hands on and supervise all phases of residential construction
Preformed Residential Home Inspections
Estimate construction costs
Provide documentation and expert testimony regarding residential construction.
Negotiate material and labor contracts
Writing detailed construction contracts
Reading and creating blueprints
Customer relations and dealing with the general public
Supervision of professional and non professional
Selling residential construction projects
Arbitrating Baltimore Better Business Bureau cases.
Training and coordinating Howard County General Hospital Chaplaincy Associates
Teaching personal growth and development seminars.
Public speaking and leading support group.
Marketing and selling to the general public using traditional print medium and internet resources.
Teaching introductory level classes in computer software.
Computer Experience - MS-DOS, Windows, MS-Word, Excel, PSP, Word Perfect, HTML editors, Telnet NetTerm, FTP WS-ftp, and BASIC program language.

Employment History
1999 - Present - Self-employed Home Inspections and Internet Consultant
1973 - 1999 - Self-employed Home Improvement Contractor, Home Inspector
1981 - 1989 - St. John Lutheran Church, Columbia, Maryland - Ordained Deacon
1981 - 1986 - Chaplain Associate - MU Hospital, Howard County General Hospital
1971 - 1973 - Ryland Homes Inc., Columbia, Maryland - Construction Supervisor
1970 - 1971 - College Park Hardware, College Park, Maryland - Customer service
1968 - 1969 - United State Army - Personnel Specialist
1967 - 1968 - Peter Kuntz Lumber Company, Fairborne, Ohio - Customer service

Formal Training
Ball State University, Muncie, IN. - General Studies
US Army - Personnel Specialist Training
The Institute of Construction, Baltimore, MD - Residential Construction
University of Maryland, College Park, MD - Business Administration
Lutheran Social Service, Baltimore, MD - Advocacy Training
Saint Luke Health Ministry, Baltimore, MD - Home Health Care Training
University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD - Chaplaincy Training
School of Theology, Baltimore, MD - Ordained Lutheran Deacon
Howard Community College, Columbia, MD- Computer Classes
CRS Inc., Wildwood, Mo. - Personal Change Management Instructor Training