Purchase and Sale Related Blogs


What Is the Function of Escrow?

An escrow is a neutral place where the parties to a purchase and sale agreement […]


Buyer of Residential Income Property’s Easiest Way to Cancel Sale Without Breaching Contract

After a entering into a residential income property purchase agreement (as set forth in C.A.R. […]


Seller’s Broker’s Duty to Be Factually Accurate

The California Court of Appeals in Saffie v. Scheming (2014) 224 Cal.App. 4th 563, recently held that […]


Tips for Buying a House with a Boyfriend or Girlfriend

Ownership disputes among non-married couples are quite common.  These types of disputes typically lead to […]


California Association of Realtors Purchase and Sale Agreement Changed

As Los Angeles based real estate lawyers we feel that we have litigated nearly every […]


Continued Tax Relief for Short Sellers?

In a short sale a lender forgives a portion of a borrower’s debt by allowing […]


Pitfalls of Buying a Home With a Friend

One of Schorr Law’s real estate attorneys, Michael Ouziel, was quoted online today on MortgageLoan.com […]


Avoiding Buyer’s Remorse

Schorr Law’s lead real estate attorney – Zachary D. Schorr – was recently quoted in […]


Buyer Fails to Close Escrow – Liquidated Damages to Seller

Many purchase and sale agreements in California contain liquidated damages provisions. To avoid uncertainty and […]