Consumer Protection

July 23, 2009

The Home Valuation Code of Conduct and How it Can Effect Your Home’s Financing

There has recently been a lot written about the relatively new appraisal regulation called the Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC).   The gist of the HVCC is to ensure […]
March 5, 2009

What Are Title Insurance Policies? And How Can You Save Money When Buying One

I recently met with a potential seller who had a great question regarding title insurance policies.  When they originally bought their home, they purchased a title […]
March 2, 2009

Realtors Provide Free Household Assistance To Seniors And The Homebound

RSVP, the Realtor Service Volunteer Program, is an annual community volunteer program supported and sponsored by the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors.  The nuts and bolts of […]
September 29, 2008

Why Some Seller’s Fail To Correctly Disclose The Size Of Their Home

In real estate, the size of a home matters!  When representing Los Altos home buyers, verifying a property’s size (in square footage) can be troublesome.  Usually, […]