The California Contractors State License Board (CSLB) protects California consumers by licensing and regulating the state’s construction industry through policies that promote the health, safety, and general welfare of the public in matters relating to construction. In addition the CSLB offers Industry and Consumer News and FREE licensing workshops in English and Spanish, for those looking to become a licensed contractor.
You do not have to struggle to manage your construction projects because there is an online program to help you do that. Apart from assisting you to manage your projects, the software can increase your productivity and profitability. This is not your typical software that is available for download and installation. It is a service that is available through the internet. As long as you have a good internet connection, you can use a connected device to access the service from anywhere in the world.
The Federal Housing Administration understands the needs of those affected by the recent hurricanes including home construction services. On November 9th the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued a waiver covering all municipalities in Puerto Rico impacted by Hurricane Maria (Maria), allowing damage inspections to be conducted beginning November 9, 2017. This waiver is in addition to the waiver issued by FHA on October 24, 2017, of its policy on the time frame for completing the inspection of properties prior to closing, or submitting the mortgage for FHA insurance endorsement in the Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Areas (PDMDAs) in municipalities in Puerto Rico impacted by Maria.
On October 20 2017 the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter 2017-15, Extension of Initial Disaster Foreclosure Moratorium for Properties in Specified Areas Impacted by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. This Mortgagee Letter (ML) communicates specific guidance for the extension of the foreclosure moratorium for FHA-insured properties in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)-designated Individual Assistance Areas that are located within the Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Areas for Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria. The extension of these three initial moratoriums applies to the initiation of foreclosures and foreclosures already in process.
All contractors double and triple check your bids!!
With the recent surge along the the gulf coast, U.S. Virgin Islands, Bahamas and Puerto Rico, all contractors should make sure you add the following statement to your construction contracts, “Contractor reserves the right to cancel the contract at any time prior to commencement of any work”. Why do the contractors using our small contractor estimating software recommend this?
Contractors who manage residential rehab projects need to stay on top of every detail 24/7. Every project manager knows that even the best developed rehabilitation plans face potential snags.
Tearing out a basement wall to remediate mold or water damage often reveals unexpected — and unbudgeted — wiring and plumbing issues. Replacing inefficient windows could lead to more extensive build-out to accommodate modifications necessary for varied sizes, shapes or architectural integrity.
The best part about this software is that you do not have to struggle to manage your construction projects because there is an online program to help you do that. Apart from assisting you to manage your projects, the software can increase your productivity and profitability. This is not your typical software that is available for download and installation. It is a service that is available through the internet. As long as you have a good internet connection, you can use a connected device to access the service from anywhere in the world.
It is the wish of repairman/contractor to make their operations efficient. This is the very reason that the Easy Contractor Professional was developed. This is software that helps in the cost analysis of construction/rehab projects. One notable aspect of this great software is its simplicity despite very advanced features. This software is available online by signing up on the website.
Easy Contractor Professional has one of the best pricing policies in the industry. While computer-installed software is expensive, this easy online software is pocket-friendly, and any agent or realtor can afford it.
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We got involved in the construction-rehab market originally at the request of our banker. As a successful home builder and remodeling firm, they asked us to partner with a neighborhood group focused on rehabilitating a section of a long-ignored neighborhood. Finding this a worthwhile and profitable endeavor, we have subsequently undertaken several other projects and intend to do a number of others.