Developer to repair Nipomo homes

"We will check every unit start to finish," said Dave Watson, the company's director of planning and project development. Full Story
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#1 Aug 29, 2006
Well count your blessing's that your builder is doing the correct thing. RW Hertel & Sons has failed year after year in the New Rancho Obispo Development in SLO all the homes are defective most have MOLD and the builder has lied and cheated and covered up since they were built. It took numerous Federal and State Complaints to finally get some action. Then the builder sued us owner's for filing complaints about his defective building. So use caution if you ever buy a Hertel home and find Mold or defects he will sue you for asking him to fix them. Two years later they still are NOT fixed so off to court we shall go.

United States

#2 Aug 31, 2006
Time will tell, but what you have is builders who LIE, CHEAT and SCAM us owners. Why would it take so much money and time to get what should have been a properly built home in the first place ? People at Rancho Obispo in SLO have been waiting for over two years to get the New Homes they bought fixed from Leaks, Defects and Mold. It boils down to Greed and Fraud on behalf of the builders. RW Hertel has a long History of building sub-standard homes and has lawsuits and State Complaints State wide.. so much for Honest Builders RW Hertel is NOT Honest or Reliable.

Paso Robles, CA

#3 Sep 12, 2006
Hertel and MOLD & LEAKS seem to go together once again at 1708 Farrier Ct., SLO in the Rancho Obispo Development the workers replacing the leaking roofs caused a major Leak and they found more MOLD as well SERVPRO came said they ahve had to fix over 5 homes in the past year that had MOLD and Leaks so much for integrity
Cover up Hertel

Paso Robles, CA

#4 Sep 20, 2006
1965 Devaul Ranch another RW Hertel Leaking Mold and Mildew home is going to cover it up ! Since the owner can not afford to hire a Lawyer. Shame on Hertel Max said he was told to NOT reveal the leaks and mold to the owners once more a Hertel Scam and Fraud.

Arroyo Grande, CA

#5 Sep 22, 2006
More Fraud with RW Hertel now he lost out on low income homes in Arroyo Vista Down in Dublin, CA so be warned more homes in Rancho Obispo have been found with MOLD 1965 DeVaul Rancho and more are found to be defecitve all over the state.. even at his new El Jardin at Las Lomas in Atascadero, CA 50% thus far are defective !!

United States

#6 Sep 28, 2006
Yes, we now know that Mold has been discovered in many of the homes and many more defects have been uncovered as well in Rancho Obispo buuilt by RW Hertel & Sons, Inc. they have covered up as long as the past three years now they will be sued and the truth will come out many of the employee's former and current have give sworn statments and truth will come forth.. RW Hertel is a fraud and scam artist and should be jailed

Arroyo Grande, CA

#7 Sep 28, 2006
Ron Hertel, Robert JS Fowler, Dana Levy, Bill Zech, Mike and Richard Werner are all Frauds and scam people they are being investigated by many officals so be calm justice is coming. They Just Buuild the DEFECTIVE homes in Atascader calleds El Jardin at Las Lomas and Rancho Obispo all Mold and Defective homes inspect before you buy...

Paso Robles, CA

#8 Sep 30, 2006
RW Hertel and Drug dealing ! Yes that is what the Narcotics Task Force has indicated and that they have laundered illegal monies through there home building enterprise. Now I am told the Rancho Obispo HOA is in a bitter Law Suit for failing to protec the owners and has taken monies from the HOA funds and that the HOA is in the RED and Broke.
Financial Scams

Arroyo Grande, CA

#9 Oct 10, 2006
Attention investors, home owners have you been ripped off by RW Hertel & Sons over Rancho Obispo, Las Lomas at El Jardin or The Legends projects and or know of any Tax Fraud, Tax Evasion, Money Laundering, Fraud fax me all the ino ASAP AT8053520356

Arroyo Grande, CA

#12 Oct 14, 2006
NO, Hertel has a long sorted History of shoddy crappy homes all over california look at the suits against them in SLO Court # CV 030497 bt the Arbors Development and El Jardin in Atascadero CV # 060005 no surpries Hertel is a mere con man and liar as well Crappy Homes BY RW Hertel and Sons he does not even pay his employee's or bills on time he is a cheat...

New York, NY

#13 Oct 14, 2006
does anyone from nyc-

does anyone know the best home leak specilist who can detect leaks and repair it-

the builder of my house is Makani Joe President Inc.
they did a terrible job- i shouldn't be having all this leaks considering house is 3 years old-

i replaced roof/also put silicon on the brick wall/ also put a thorocoat on the foundation cement/ still leaks when raining-

nyc is full of contractors that i have dealt with don't know anything and they just took my money and did a poor job- they are all incompetent- how did they get the license is to practice os mistery.

anyone can help me- put a comment so i can read it next- thank you

Arroyo Grande, CA

#17 Oct 28, 2006
Thanks for the info, please send info on his Lawyers and any con's and scams of LLC's etc..and on the Wells Fargo Loan in Margarita Farms home with Rob and Devon Giordano as well as the false trust of Roberta, Melvin adn Sandra Fowler and yes they did alter the property line at 1771 Singletree Ct. San Luis Obispo. Ventura-Duval South, LP is the new name for Hertel's Rancho Obispo Apts

United States

#21 Dec 12, 2006
RW Hertel using Robert JS Fowler Hertel parnter and lover have now borrowed against many of there properties to buy in Eagle Point, Oregon. THE INN AT EAGLE POINT is the new project so watch them now in oregon trying to avoid Calif. investigations they can run by can NOT Hide from the watchful eye of the authorities.....

United States

#22 Dec 21, 2006
Keep watching for them to run and hide in Oregon and Nevada they are planning to build " THE INN AT EAGLE POINT" it will fail they have a long History of building below regulation homes with Leaks and Mold, involved with Pacific Improvement Company, LLC and COOKHAM HOLDINGS as well as Hertel Group, LLC BAD-BAD Builders all over.. TOXIC MOLD
El Jardin

United States

#23 Dec 29, 2006
ANNIE wrote:
RW Hertel using Robert JS Fowler Hertel parnter and lover have now borrowed against many of there properties to buy in Eagle Point, Oregon. THE INN AT EAGLE POINT is the new project so watch them now in oregon trying to avoid Calif. investigations they can run by can NOT Hide from the watchful eye of the authorities.....
Thanks, I see too they changed the name of there sign on 101 N in San Luis Obispo they dropped RW Hertel from the homes they built in Atascadero, EL JARDIN at Las Lomas now it is but it is still a RW Hertel built problem so do not be fooled by the new sign leaving Hertel off it since his reputation is in the Mud, his homes in Rancho Obispo are leaking again after he was ordered to put new NON leaking roofs on them they are once again leaking and creating MOLD
Rancho Obispo

United States

#24 Jan 2, 2007
Hertel Homes leak ? Yes, now we know why at the crack of dawn at 1753 Singletree Ct., SLO Hertel was breaking up the foundations why one would ask ?? the homes are sinking into the unpacked ground the Builder taking short cuts failed to properly compack the dirt and failed to ensure the ground was done correct it was not now they are being forced to re-do it and add new dirt and concrete to a sinking foundation more Defective homes by RW Hertel this will cause leaks and more MOLD

United States

#25 Jan 4, 2007
RW Hertel is now facing Criminal Indictments, and they are secretly trying to build Condo's and Hotel's in Grover Beach under another name

United States

#26 Jan 8, 2007
Hooray wrote:
RW Hertel is now facing Criminal Indictments, and they are secretly trying to build Condo's and Hotel's in Grover Beach under another name
This is the same builder RW Hertel & Sons who COMMITTED ENVIRONMENTAL CRIMES in Atascadero at the El Jardin at Las Lomas for dumping illegal construction dirt into the rivers.. I was told the State has interviewed Project Manager Jim Burns who lied to the investigators and tried to blame the drivers when it really was Hertel covering it up....

Arroyo Grande, CA

#27 Jan 11, 2007
Watch out Santa Margarita RW Hertel is getting involved again with a SCAM involved with Ron Hertel, Robert Fowler, Rob Rossi, Robin Rossi, Douglas Filipponi, Kathy Filipponi, Karl & Cindy Wittstrom all with Pacific Improvement, LLC MAJOR DOMO,LLC Santa Margarita Ranch, LLC Santa Margarita Farms, LLC Hertel Group, LLC RW Hertel & Sons, Inc. El Jardin at Las Lomas, LLC Santa Margarita Cattle Company, LLC, Santa Margartia, LTD be forewarned trouble and investments con's and scams not to mention the building of cheap substandard homes and rip off's
mark johnson

United States

#28 Jan 31, 2007
hmm I'm sitting here reading all this bullshit and I wonder if any of you know mr hertel. I recently purchased one his homes and its qaulity is superior to any other mr hertel is one of the mos helpful caring men I know so quit your bitching and keep your house clean so it won't get moldy. thank you for reading bitch

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