Purchase Options & Fixed-Term Leases

Purchase Options & Fixed-Term Leases

By law, purchase options are not essential terms to a lease.  Tenants should take this […]

How Contractor’s Licenses Protect Homeowners and Contractors

How Contractor’s Licenses Protect Homeowners and Contractors

Knowingly or unknowingly many homeowners enter into agreements with unlicensed contractors to renovate their homes […]

Issues in Enforcing a Judgment Lien

Issues in Enforcing a Judgment Lien

A judgment lien is a lien that attaches to a property of a party who […]

Purchaser Under Trustee Deed's Requirement to Perfect Title

You Must Perfect Title Before Bringing Eviction Action

Is a purchaser of real property under a trustee’s deed required to perfect title before serving an […]

What is a Record of Survey?

A record of survey is a detailed map that documents and identifies the physical land […]

Basic Uses of Real Estate Appraisals

Basic Uses of Real Estate Appraisals

In California, real estate appraisals are conducted by licensed professionals and used to determine the […]

Public Easement Termination by Abandonment

Under certain circumstances,  an easement acquired by public utilities for a public purpose can be […]

Enforcing a Settlement on the Record at Deposition Under 664.4

CCP §664.4: Enforcing a Settlement Agreement on Record

Most civil cases settle; but when they do, how do the parties make sure that […]

Community Real Property Spouse or Domestic Partner Joint Ownership

Community Real Property: Spouse or Domestic Partner Joint Ownership

Each year, tens of thousands of California couples obtain a marriage license or register as […]

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