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About Us

The employees and leadership of Community Inspection Services share a passion for helping managed, self-managed communities and property management companies.

The leadership has a cumulative 35 years of real estate and community association experience. Each employee possesses an average 11 years of industry experience.

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Co-founder & President

Tab Ratra serves as President of CIS. He oversees all aspects of business development, supervision of field inspectors, and is the primary liaison for board members and property managers.

Prior to co-founding CIS, Tab worked in mortgage banking for 13 years. His experience in residential loan origination includes starting as a loan officer and subsequently co-founder/President of a multi-state mortgage broker, NationsTrust Mortgage Corporation.

Tab has also served in various capacities on multiple boards of community associations. He is a licensed life and health insurance agent with financial services experience in life insurance marketing and public accounting. He has a B.S. in Accounting from Strayer University.

Tab’s varied skill set of detailed financial analysis, the ability to distill complex topics, and the relationship skills to build enduring trust with board members and property managers contribute to CIS growth as the established leader in HOA inspections.

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Zahed Ali
Co-founder & Vice-President

As Vice-President of CIS, Zahed Ali is responsible for all aspects of the IT strategy, project planning, and digital media marketing for CIS.

Zahed brings with him a strong background and experience in technology, marketing, and project management. He started his career as a special projects manager for a life insurance and annuity marketing firm. Later in his career, he served as a project manager for a Silicon Valley IT firm contracted as an Enterprise Level project manager in Spares Management for Facebook. Later he served as a project manager on the Failure Rate Analysis Tracking team for Twitter.

Zahed brings over 20 years of experience in marketing, graphic design, web development and IT infrastructure which helps CIS continue to be on the forefront of the covenant inspection business. Zahed holds a BA in English with a Minor in Media from George Mason University.

Now Providing our Services Nationwide

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No One Knows Inspections Like We Do

Since 2006, we have conducted HOA architectural and covenant compliance inspections and administration of the entire inspection process, including mailing inspection notices and fielding homeowner responses.

Our process results in greater compliance, consistency and curb appeal.



CALL 877-286-1080

A CIS representative will be happy to assist you.


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