< All Topics Main FAQs Can I choose my own home inspector? Can I choose my own home inspector? PostedJune 21, 2021 UpdatedAugust 31, 2021 ByElizabeth N. Molina It is the buyer’s responsibility to choose a home inspector and pay for it unless otherwise negotiated. They can choose any inspector, regardless of whether they are on a list of suggested inspectors supplied by the realtor or the realtor’s broker. Our office highly recommends that our clients do their due diligence when selecting their inspector. Next Can I sell my home As-Is or make repairs?