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Ask Kathy: How to assess an old house?

Dear Kathy: I found your blog today and enjoyed reading it. Many of your links were helpful. Thanks for all your work!   I am about to buy an old (1905) house in [...]


Fun facts about building permits

If you live in the city of Los Angeles and are planning some home improvements, the city’s Department of Building and Safety offers some fascinating FAQs: Do I need a [...]