Maybe you’ve noticed. California tends to do things differently than other states. You see it in the state’s culture, commerce and economy. In the world of real estate, California is unique for its attention to property hazard disclosure. That’s because the state has suffered some of the worst natural disasters in the nation’s history – earthquakes, floods, fires – and we’ve learned a thing or two about protecting real estate consumers.
Disclosure of certain hazard zones to a buyer of real property in California is mandated by California law. Click here for the NHD subsection of the civil code.
Hosted by Geologist Patrick McClellan, B.Sc., M.A., CA PG# 3854