Jim W Hildreth Real Estate Mediator was the recent guest speaker at the Amador County Association of Realtors in Jackson CA. 95642
The March 20th 2008 meeting was conducted by Board President Joel Lesch.
Jim W Hildreth spoke to the real estate members about mediation and the many advantages of mediation vs arbitration and or litigation.
He gave multiple examples of how conflicts with real property issues were solved by open mediation an active communication.
He reviewed with the the group of 40 active agents and brokers that California Real Estate Forms have a built in Mediation Clause in both listings and purchase contracts.
His suggestion to the association was why Litigate when you can Mediate.