Keith Swift - Newsroom Author Details

Keith Swift - Photo Telephone : 818-363-7728

Keith Swift is the president of Porter Valley Software. He also is a general contractor with more than 20 years of hands-on building experience, and has completed literally thousands of building inspections. In addition, he has a PhD in English and has taught at several colleges and universities, including the University of California at Northridge and the University of Alberta in Canada. He has written numerous articles on the subject of avoiding litigation, and regards himself as a staunch advocate of justice for building inspectors.

Articles authored

Words & Lawsuits: The Significance of Written Reports, November 2019

A Tale of Two Attorneys, September 2019

Truth, Justice & Frivolous Lawsuits , June 2019

Report Writing Made Easier, March 2019

Report Writing Made Easier: Using the Right Words for Home Inspections, January 2019

Stories From a Retired Home Inspector: In Pursuit of...Money?, June 2018

Change is Essential, November 2017

Avoiding Litigation: What Some Attorneys See, November 2004