Landlord Tenant Lease

Amended Unlawful Detainer Complaint Cannot Allege a Post-Filing Three-Day Notice

Unlawful detainer law is filled with pitfalls for the unwary. For example, if…


Deed Record - Real Estate - Real Property

Corrective Deed of Trust in California- Is It Enforceable?

Title insurers often discover defects in transactions after escrow has closed.…


Scales of Justice

Code of Civil Procedure § 430.41 - SB 383 Limits Demurrers in California

Effective January 1, 2016, SB 383 severely limits the use of demurrers in…


Landlord Tenant Lease

Right to Partition is Absolute

As a real estate partition attorney in California, the most common question I…


Scales of Justice

Partition Attorney's Fees Against an Uncooperative Co-Tenant

Updated on May 15, 2017 Co-ownership of real estate in California can be…


Deed Record - Real Estate - Real Property

Escrows Can Be Negligent, Even While Following Escrow Instructions

California escrows perform an important role in modern real estate and business…


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How to Select an Attorney

Too often, potential clients lack the ability to determine how they should…


Warning: Email Wire Instruction Fraud Scam Hitting Real Estate Industry

Warning to the real estate industry: a widespread fraud is currently underway…


Mortgage Shotgunning and the Priority of Trust Deeds

The article below appeared in the California Real Property Journal, the…