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  • New Laws for 2020

    Today we take a look at some new laws that were passed in 2019. While the news maker was undoubtedly statewide rent control, the Assembly was hard at work addressing other real estate issues as well. Below we take a look at some of the new laws that will be coming on board in 2020. […]

    Happy Holidays 2019

    On behalf of all of us at BPE Law Group, P.C., we wish you and your family a Happy Holiday Season and a Memorable New Year. The attorneys of BPE Law Group, PC. have been advising our clients on real estate and business issues for over 20 years and have been very involved with Property […]

    Holiday Adventures for You and Your Family 2019

    The Christmas Holiday Season is a time of lights and music, friendship and worship, and the opportunity for family and friends to make new memories together. Today, we will share some of Northern California’s unique Holiday adventures which you may just want to experience for yourself. As always, if you have any questions about your […]

    Update on ADU Legislation – 2019 By: D. Keith Dunnagan, Esq.

    Housing shortages and affordable housing have been central issues in California real estate for many years. As supply continues to shrink and demand increase, these issues will only become more prevalent. In 2019 the California Assembly took steps to begin tackling some of these issues with a series a laws aimed at making it easier […]

    Understanding a Real Estate Agent’s Fiduciary Duties – Honesty and Reasonable Care

    Today, we continue our series on real estate professionals’ fiduciary duties. Attorney, Laura Ferret, examines the duty of honesty and reasonable care. Understanding reasonable care and what is expected goes a long way in assisting the real estate professional in navigating the complex fiduciary requirements placed on the agent or broker. As always, if you […]

    A Thanksgiving Wish 2019

    In this Thanksgiving Week, we share with you our Thanksgiving wish for you and your families. Have a wonderful, safe, and memorable Thanksgiving. As always, if you have any questions about your real estate, business, estate planning, or any other legal issue, please let us know by emailing me at kbdunnagan@bpelaw.com. Also, remember that we […]

    Honoring Those Who Have Served

    Today, we celebrate Veteran’s Day. An opportunity to remember and thank all of those brave men and women that have worn this Nation’s uniform. But we also thank the forgotten heroes – those families that serve as well. To all the veterans and their families we say THANK YOU! As always, if you have any […]

    Understanding a Real Estate Agent’s Fiduciary Duties – Self Dealing

    Today, we continue our series on a real estate professionals fiduciary duties. Attorney, Laura Ferret, examines the duty of loyalty and through the prohibition of self-dealing. Most self-dealing involves some sort of secret profit that is taken. While it sounds nefarious, it is easy find oneself on the wrong side of the self-dealing equation. Something […]