New California Real Estate Law 2021: Homes in High-Fire Hazard Areas Must Have Ember Resistant Zone
January 1, 2021 New law requires California homeowners to use more intense fuel-reduction measures between five and 30 feet around their structure, and to create an ember-resistant zone within five feet of it.
Owners of California Properties Governed by HOA May No Longer Be Prohibited From Building Accessory or Junior Unit
January 1, 2020 With the new year comes a new potential opportunity for California owners of properties within the governance of a homeowners' association (HOA), allowing them to add "granny" or other accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to their land.
New Tax Law Caps Limit on Home Mortgage Debt Deduction at $750,000
January 1, 2018. How much benefit remains to taxpayers when it comes to deducting mortgage interest?