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Navigating the Terrain: The Essential Guide to Phase 1 Environmental Inspections

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Navigating the Terrain: The Essential Guide to Phase 1 Environmental Inspections with The Real Estate Inspection CompanyIn the intricate world of real estate transactions, due diligence is paramount. Among the myriad checks, Phase 1 Environmental Inspections emerge as a critical step in ensuring properties are devoid of environmental hazards. The Real Estate Inspection Company, a […]

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​​SB 721 & SB 326 Deck and Balcony Inspections

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All inspections must be completed by December 31, 2024 Following the tragic collapse of a deck in Berkeley, CA, 2015, which resulted in six fatalities, the CA legislature passed a resolution to force building owners to inspect decks and balconies for rotten wooden supports, which was the reason for the Berkeley deck collapse. The goal of the […]

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The Crucial Role of a 4-Point Inspection for Insurance Policy Renewals

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As a homeowner navigating the complex world of insurance, you’re likely aware that policy renewals can come with their own set of challenges. Insurance companies often require a closer look at specific elements of your property to assess risk accurately. One such tool that has become increasingly integral to the renewal process is the 4-point […]

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Maximizing Value in Commercial Leases: The Essential Role of Property Inspections

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Why every lessee should get an inspectionIn the realm of commercial real estate in San Diego, CA, leasing a property represents a significant financial commitment for any business. Whether you’re launching a new venture requiring a storefront or expanding existing operations, a thorough evaluation of the property’s condition by a professional commercial inspector is crucial […]

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Home Fire Hardening Laws and Defensible Space for Single Family Houses in Southern California

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Wildfires are a constant threat in Southern California, with the dry, hot climate and high winds making the region particularly susceptible to these devastating events. It is important for homeowners to take proactive measures to protect their homes and families from the threat of wildfire.One of the most effective ways to do this is through […]

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All About Dry Wood Termites

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Termite Tuesday: All About Dry Wood TermitesTermites are often referred to as the “silent destroyers” because of their ability to quietly wreak havoc on wooden structures. Out of the many species of termites, dry wood termites are one of the most destructive. In this blog post, we will cover everything you need to know about […]

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5 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Santa

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It’s that time of year again to prepare your home for Santa. While some people may choose to do a quick once-over, others may want to go a bit more in-depth with their preparation. Here are a few tips on how to prepare your home for Santa this Christmas from your friends at The Real […]

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4 Things A Home Inspection Doesn’t Cover

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When buying a home, you must know what you’re committing to long-term. Fortunately, home inspections can help you understand the property’s condition and identify any potential problems. However, home inspections don’t cover everything. The Real Estate Inspection Company provides four examples of things a general home inspection doesn’t include.

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Top 5 Scary Home Projects To Avoid When Buying A House

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October ushers in the fall, football, hay rides, and Halloween. This time of year can bring excitement and joy or haunts and fear, which is kind of like the home-buying process. Without a proper inspection, you could get into a money pit situation where you must unnecessarily waste money on unforeseen repairs and renovations. The […]

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Do I Need a Sewer Scope Inspection?

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If you’re a homeowner, chances are that you don’t think much about your home’s sewer system. But, when something goes wrong with that system, it can cause big problems and repair bills. So it pays to keep an eye on your sewer and have it inspected regularly. One way to do that is with a […]

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