Stricktly Strickland

I started working in the banking industry in early 1968 (50 years next year!), have been a CA real estate licensee since 1980, and have served as a compliance consultant for… Read More >

Stricktly Strickland

Points of Interest – Submitted March, 2017 CalBRE Ramping Up Audits of Mortgage Brokers For the last several years the CalBRE has been concentrating on property management companies for their audits…. Read More >


People will be talking about the November 2016 general elections for a very, very long time. The simple explanation is that California zigged while the national government zagged. Somewhere in the… Read More >

Super Fast

Fast. Easier. Hassle-Free. Did I mention Super-Fast?! These appropriate adjectives are common selling points inside private money lending. This industry’s main value proposition prompted my joining CMA. Private money is faster,… Read More >

ADA Disclosure in Leases

California Amends Its Legislation Requiring That Landlords Disclose to Potential Tenants the Status of Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance. Failure to Disclose Has Adverse Consequences to the Landlord. By Patric J…. Read More >

Is Your Personal Guaranty Up to Snuff?

Good Hard Money Guaranty is Crucial By Dennis H. Doss A personal guaranty is a powerful tool in the hands of a sharp hard money lender. Frequently borrowers seek to minimize… Read More >

Default Interest Rate: The Shock Factor

Default Interest Rate: The Shock Factor By: Jaspreet Kaur, Esq. To encourage borrowers to make timely payments on their loans, lenders often include both late fee and default interest provisions in… Read More >