Ownership Related Blogs

Joint Owner’s Right to Sell or Encumber Real Property

Joint Owner’s Right to Sell or Encumber Real Property

It is fundamental to joint ownership that each owner has an equal right to possess, […]

5 Types of Real Estate Taxes

5 Types of Real Property Taxes

President Lyndon B. Johnson once said: “In 1790, the nation which had fought a revolution […]

Joint Tenancy vs. Tenancy in Common

Joint Tenancy vs. Tenancy in Common

The two most common ways to jointly own property with one or more persons in California […]

5 Tips for Ownership Disputes Involving Title to Real Property

5 Tips for Ownership Disputes Involving Title to Real Property

One of the most common cases we see are ownership disputes over title of real […]

Slander of Title Action: An Overview

Slander of Title Action: An Overview

Most people are familiar with a defamation lawsuit, which are brought to protect a person’s […]

What Happens to Property After the Death of Joint Tenants

What Happens to Property After the Death of Joint Tenants

What happens to property held in a joint tenancy after the death of one or […]

Wills and Revocable Living Trusts

What Are Wills and Revocable Living Trusts?

Wills and Revocable Living Trusts… What are they? Why are they Important? Planning for your […]

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3 Tips Before Buying Property with A Boyfriend or Girlfriend

One of the most common fact patterns we see in our real estate litigation practice […]

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Proposition 13’s “Change of Ownership” and Common Ownership

When transferring or constructing real property, taxes are a real concern.  However to alleviate this […]

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