Are Formosan Subterranean Termites a Real Estate Disclosure Item?

By |2018-08-20T12:11:50-07:00August 16th, 2018|

There are no unique real estate disclosures with regard to Formosan subterranean termite in La Mesa, or anywhere else in California. Thrasher Termite & Pest Control posed this disclosure question to real estate attorney and real estate broker, Jeffrey B. Hare. "The disclosure requirements for real estate are very simple. A good rule to follow

Formosan Subterranean Termite Colonies Out-compete Native Termites

By |2018-08-20T12:12:17-07:00August 12th, 2018|

Formosan subterranean termites out-reproduce, and out-compete native subterranean colonies in La Mesa. Western subterranean termites do cause damage in San Diego County; however, Western subterranean termites do not boast robust colonies. In contract, Formosan subterranean termites are ideally suited to our tropical climate, reproduce quickly and in large numbers. They not only develop colonies underground

Formosan Termite Timeline in La Mesa

By |2018-08-20T12:12:57-07:00August 1st, 2018|

Formosan subterranean termites introduced in La Mesa (estimated date) Formosan subterranean termites identified in La Mesa and confirmed by University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources. Seven homes infested. Treatment and monitoring begins in surrounding area. Monitoring expanded to include 69 properties Monitoring devices installed ½ mile from affected homes.