900 East Main Street, Suite 109

Grass Valley, CA 95945


1250 East Ave #10

Chico, CA 95926


Conversation with Russell Davidson

I recently spoke to Russell Davidson about the design process for commercial and non-residential buildings. After receiving his degree in Architecture from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Russell initially worked for a boutique architecture firm in San Francisco, followed by a move back to Grass Valley to work for a local firm. In 2018 Russell […]

Conversation with Patrick Macias

I had the privilege of sitting down and talking with Patrick Macias to discuss some do’s and don’ts for homeowners looking to build a new home, addition, accessory dwelling unit (ADU), and/or becoming first time landlords. Patrick is a long time attorney, who has focused his practice primarily on Real Estate Law and secondly on […]

Conversation with Rayce Lucas, Home Smart Realty

I recently spoke with Rayce Lucas about real estate as it pertains to homeowners. Rayce has been in the real estate industry for about 40 years now, and his wife and business partner has been in it for about 35 years, bringing 75 years of total experience. During his time in the industry, Rayce has […]

Solar For Homeowners: A Conversation With Jim Hammond

Conversation with Jim Hammond, owner at Hammond Electric I recently sat down with my good friend (and cousin) Jim Hammond to discuss solar for homeowners. We discussed the pros, cons, evolution, and current code requirements. Jim is a 3rd generation electrician and California native. Jim’s father, Gary, started Hammond Electric in 1980, and since then […]