Buying a home can be one of your most significant investments in life. Home Buying Articles and Advice provides detailed information to assist you in making an intelligent and informed decision.  Also find information on  the buying process below.


Many disciplines are involved in purchasing a home or other real estate.

These include professional home inspectors, structural engineers, soils engineers, as well as environmental inspectors (for asbestos, mold, radon and lead), escrow agents, title insurance companies, and, of course, real estate agents. 

This guide is based on California 
real estate laws and regulations, which  are are ever-changing.  It gives an oversight to the entire buying process.  It does not cover all possible considerations and does not purport to replace professional guidance that buyers may need with tax and legal considerations. 

For information on the following subjects, click below:

Inspections for Real Estate Purchases

City Inspections
Environmental Inspections:
Geologic & Soils Inspections
Pest Control Inspections
Roof Inspections & Certifications
Structural Engineering & Inspections
Palos Verdes Homes Association Inspections
Point of Sale Inspections

Contingencies in Real Estate Purchases

Other Considerations


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