Preloader image

Avoid Buying

A Money Pit

Call Now!

The Missing AC


M-F 8-5 Sat 8-12

Peace of Mind Home Inspections


The Missing AC

The house was listed as having air conditioning, but the home inspector reported 'no air conditioner'.

As the home inspector rounded the back of a Brentwood home… the remains of where an air conditioner unit once sat was evident… most likely due to copper theft during the 2008 mortgage meltdown.

Copper theft reached all-time highs in 2007-2008 when the price of recyclable copper reached $3 to $4 a pound. The thefts were happening all over Alameda and Contra Costa counties where thieves were targeting foreclosed houses.

In 2008, Congress passed The Copper Theft Prevention Act aimed at cutting down on copper theft. It required certain metal recyclers to keep records.

Homebuyers: Don’t have an OMG moment… One Mistake every Homebuyer Should Avoid

Schedule a Peace of Mind inspection (save $25) by calling our friendly and helpful office 6 days at 1-800-662-8589 or scheduling online at The House Whisperer 



Schedule a Peace of Mind inspection with our friendly and helpful office 6 days a week 800-662-8589