Stipulated Judgments and Penalties for Breach

ContentsStipulated Judgments and Penalties for BreachRelated posts: Updated on October 19, 2022 Stipulated Judgments and […]

There is a Price to be Paid for Breach of Contract

ContentsThere is a Price to be Paid for Breach of ContractRelated posts: Updated on November […]

Does a Prescriptive Easement Transfer with the Sale of the Property

Does a Prescriptive Easement Transfer with the Sale of the Property

ContentsElementsto establish an adverse useWhen a Prescriptive Easement Has Not Yet RipenedWhen a Prescriptive Easement […]

Lis Pendens on Constructive Trust Cause of Action

ContentsLis Pendens on Constructive Trust Cause of ActionRelated posts: Updated on October 19, 2022 Lis […]

Can You Take Over Someone's Mortgage After They've Passed?

Can You Take Over Someone’s Mortgage After They Have Passed?

ContentsTaking Over Someone’s Mortgage After They’ve PassedWhat happens to a mortgage when homeowner signed a […]

What to Do When a Buyer Cannot Close Escrow On Time

What to Do When a Buyer Cannot Close Escrow on Time?

ContentsWhat to Do When a Buyer Cannot Close Escrow on Time5 Steps Buyers Can Take […]

Seller Backs Out of Escrow

What To Do If A Seller Is Delaying Escrow?

ContentsCommon Reasons of Delayed Escrows and Closings by A SellerSteps To Follow If A Seller […]

HOA

How to Win Attorneys’ Fees in HOA Cases

ContentsCan You Win Attorneys’ Fees in HOA Cases?Artus v. Gramercy Towers Condominium AssociationWays to Get […]

Reversing a Trial Court Judgment

Reversal Of Trial Court Judgment in Property Ownership Dispute

ContentsDispute over Ownership of Real PropertyFiling the ComplaintThe Cross-ComplaintReversing a Trial Court JudgmentConclusionRelated posts: Updated […]

When Does a Business & Professions Code Section 7031 Disgorgement Claim Accrue?

When Does a Business & Professions Code Section 7031 Disgorgement Claim Accrue?

ContentsWhat Is the California Business and Professions Code Section 7031?Statute of Limitations for DisgorgementNeed Help […]

California Elder Abuse Statute and Real Property

California Elder Abuse Statute in Real Property Litigation

ContentsCalifornia’s Elder Abuse Statute in the Context of Real Property LitigationWho Can Submit an Elder […]

Are Pay-If-Paid Clauses Enforceable?

Are Pay-If-Paid Clauses Enforceable?

ContentsWhat is Pay-If-Paid (“PIP”) Clause in California?Enforceability of a Pay-If-Paid ClauseRelated posts: Updated on June […]

Void Versus Voidable Contract

Void vs. Voidable Contracts – What Is The Difference?

ContentsWhat is the difference between a void and voidable contract?What is a Voidable Contract?Voidable Contracts […]

Hearsay in the Era of Text Messages

Hearsay in the Era of Text Messages

ContentsHow does Hearsay Play into the Era of Text Messaging?Hearsay evidence in TrialAdmissions Made by […]

The Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act

Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act California

ContentsWhat is “Heirs Property”?The Uniform Partition of Heirs Property ActPartition of Heirs PropertyPartitioned Property Subject […]

What Is A Writ & When Can it Be Applied During An Appeal?

What is a Writ & When Can it Be Applied During An Appeal?

ContentsWhat is a Writ ?What is an Appeal?Statutory and Common Law WritsBasic Types of Common […]

Litigation Privileges and Invalid Abstract of Judgment

Litigation Privileges and Invalid Abstract of Judgment

ContentsInvalid Abstract of JudgmentLitigation PrivilegesRelated posts: Updated on June 9, 2022 Invalid Abstract of Judgment […]

Can a Property Owner Bring a Claim Under a Federal Statute in Court?

ContentsClaim Under a Federal StatuteWhat Does subject matter jurisdiction Mean?Courts’ limitations – subject matter jurisdiction […]

If I Sell Property ‘As Is’, Do I Still Have to Disclose?

If I Sell Property “As Is”, Do I Still Have to Make Disclosures?

ContentsWhat does it mean to sell property “as is”?What do I have to disclose and […]

How the courtroom has changed since the pandemic

How the Courtroom Has Changed Since the Pandemic

ContentsHow the Courtroom Has Changed Since COVID-19Can you tell us how the courtroom has changed […]

Adverse Possession and Permission to Use the Property

Adverse Possession and Permission to Use the Property

ContentsRequirements for Adverse PossessionCan you File for Adverse Possession If You Have Permission to Use […]

Proper Service is Key - Service by Publication

Proper Service for Quiet Title Lawsuits

ContentsWhy Proper Service by Publication Is ImportantService by Publication RequirementsSchedule Free ConsultationRelated posts: Updated on […]

How to Extinguish an Easement

How to Extinguish an Easement

ContentsYou can Extinguish an Easement When the Following Occur:MergerDestructionIncompatible ActsNonuseRelated posts: Updated on July 18, […]

Brown v. Montage's Prohibition on Short Term Rentals

HOA Cannot Change Rules to Prohibit Short Term Rentals –Brown v. Montage

Updated on September 23, 2021 In the recent 2021 case of Brown v. Montage at […]

How to Change Title to Real Property After the Owner Dies

How to Change Title to Real Property After the Owner Dies

ContentsThree Ways to Change Title to Real Property After an Owner Dies:Affidavit of Death of […]

Real Estate Attorney Zachary Schorr Obtains Another Quiet Title Win

Real Estate Attorney Zachary Schorr Obtains Another Quiet Title Win

Updated on September 13, 2021 Yesterday, lead real estate attorney Zachary Schorr was successfully in […]

Real Estate Investment Trusts basics and requirements

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)

ContentsThe Basics and Requirements of Real Estate Investment TrustsThe Asset Requirement:The Income Requirement:The Distribution Requirement:Related […]

Los Angeles Partition Attorney

Rising Real Estate Prices = More Partitions in Los Angeles

Updated on September 13, 2021 In the last six months there is no doubt that […]

Do I Have to Pay Rent During the Coronavirus Outbreak?

Do I Have to Pay Rent During the Coronavirus Outbreak?

Updated on September 13, 2021 Do I have to pay rent during the Coronavirus outbreak? […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Why Our Lawyers Like To Draw

Updated on September 13, 2021 At Schorr Law our Los Angeles Real Estate attorneys really […]

JUDGMENT OBTAINED BY REAL ESTATE ATTONREY IN LOS ANGELES, ZACHARY SCHORR, IN REAL ESTATE MATTER

Judgment Obtained! in Real Estate Matter

Updated on September 13, 2021 We are pleased to report another successful judgment. Yesterday, Schorr […]

AirBnB Occupant Who Won’t Leave – A Lodger?

AirBnB Occupant Who Won’t Leave – A Lodger?

Updated on September 11, 2021 Last night we posted an article on LinkedIn that is […]

Does Good Tree Maintenance Make Good Neighbors?

Does Good Tree Maintenance Make Good Neighbors?

ContentsTree Maintenance Between Neighboring PropertiesThe Placement of the TreeCoterminous OwnersRelated posts: Updated on November 10, […]

Understanding The Importance of Purchase and Sale Contingencies

Understanding The Importance of Purchase and Sale Contingencies

Updated on March 17, 2022 For most people, buying a home is one of the […]

Basic Uses of Real Estate Appraisals

What Is The Basic Purpose Uses of Real Estate Appraisals

ContentsReal Estate Appraisal – 3 Basic ApproachesWhy Real Estate Appraisals Are Valuable in Real Estate?Related […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Writ of Attachment to Enable Judgment Collection

Updated on September 2, 2021 In our October 15, 2013 blog post, we dealt with using […]

How to Avoid Probate For Small Estates

How to Avoid Probate For Small Estates

ContentsCan a small estate avoid probate?Size of estate to avoid probateProperties excluded from small estate […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

3 Things to Consider Before Switching Attorneys

Contents1.  Why are you switching attorneys?2.  How Close Are You To Trial?3.  Experience.Related posts: Updated […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Mark Zuckerberg’s Bizarre Real Estate Dispute

Updated on February 18, 2022 A few days ago we posted an article regarding Mark […]

Does my business need to update where to receive notice if my office is shut down?

Does My Business Need To Update Where To Receive Notice If My Office Is Closed?

ContentsDo I need to update where to receive commercial lease notice if my office is […]

Switching Attorneys? Here’s What You Need To Do.

Switching Attorneys? Here’s What You Need To Do

ContentsHow to Change Attorney in the Middle of Your CaseRelated posts: Updated on September 13, […]

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Reviewing your Leases with Landlords and Tenants

Updated on June 30, 2022 Landlords, have you reviewed your leases with your tenants? Tenants, have […]

A Landlord’s Obligation to Return a Security Deposit

A Landlord’s Obligation to Return a Security Deposit

ContentsLandlord Obligations in Returning a Security Deposit to a Tenant in a Residential PropertyA landlord […]

Wills and Revocable Living Trusts

What Are Wills and Revocable Living Trusts?

ContentsLiving Trust vs WillWillsRevocable Living TrustsRelated posts: Updated on February 26, 2022 Living Trust vs […]

When To Bring a Claim to Small Claims Court

When To Bring a Claim to Small Claims Court

ContentsWhen should you bring a claim to small claims court?Points To Consider before Making a […]

Why You Need an Attorney to Handle Your Real Estate Transaction

Why You Need an Attorney to Handle Your Real Estate Transaction

ContentsHiring an Attorney to Handle Your Real Estate TransactionReal Estate Attorney vs. Real Estate BrokerTen […]

My First Successful Videoconference Trial (Zoom)

My First Successful Trial by Videoconference (Zoom)

ContentsPreparing for Trial by VideoconferenceThe good things about doing trial by Zoom videoconference:The somewhat less […]

How Schorr Law is Providing Uninterrupted Service

How Schorr Law is Providing Uninterrupted Service

ContentsHow We’re Supporting Clients and Providing Uninterrupted ServiceWe’re Here to HelpRelated posts: Updated on November […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Mansionization in Los Angeles

Updated on August 16, 2021 There was an interesting article in the Los Angeles Times […]

Is Probate Required if Decedent Had a Will? 

Is Probate Required if Decedent Had a Will?

ContentsIs Probate Required?Petition for ProbateRelated posts: Updated on November 29, 2021 Is probate required in […]

Properties Not Subject to Probate

Properties Not Subject to Probate

ContentsSummary AdministrationTypes of Properties That Are Not Subject to Probate:Inter Vivos TrustsMulti-Party AccountsTransfer on Death […]

What is the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020?

What is the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020?

ContentsWhat is the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act?When Can a Landlord file an Unlawful Detainer Against […]

What is mortgage amortization, and how is it calculated?

What is Mortgage Amortization?

ContentsMortgage AmortizationAmortization: DefinedPrincipal, and InterestAmortization ScheduleRelated posts: Updated on November 29, 2021 What is mortgage […]

Assumption Financing on a Pre-Existing Loan

Assumption Financing on a Pre-Existing Loan

Contents(I) Pay off the existing loan.(II) Assumption of the existing loan.(III) Purchasing “subject to” the […]

San Luis Obispo Real Estate Attorneys

San Luis Obispo County Real Estate Attorneys

ContentsReal Estate Lawyer San Luis ObispoRelated posts: Updated on September 13, 2021 San Luis Obispo Real […]

3 Los Angeles Quiet Title Attorney Tips

3 Tips to Consider For Quiet Title Disputes in Los Angeles

Contents Quiet Title Tips:1.  Requirements for all quiet title actions:2.  Venue:3.   Defendants:Related posts: Updated on […]

How A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Can Help With Your Real Estate After COVID-19

How A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Can Help With Your Real Estate After COVID-19

ContentsIs there a way a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy can help with your real property during/after […]

Murr v. Wisconsin (“Murr”) – Regulatory Takings After Murr Decision

ContentsThe Murr Facts:The Decision:Murr TakeawaysRelated posts: Updated on September 7, 2022 Under the 5th Amendment […]

Using an LLC to Buy, Sell, and Hold Property

Using an LLC to Buy, Sell, and Hold Property

ContentsUsing an LLC to Buy, Sell, and Hold Property – How to Avoid Pitfalls and Establish […]

What Are The Pros and Cons of a Reverse Mortgage?

ContentsReverse Mortgages ProsReverse Mortgage ConsRelated posts: Updated on April 12, 2022 If you are a […]

What is a Lien Waiver?

What is a Lien Waiver, Types of Lien Waiver Forms, And Progress Release

ContentsTypes of Lien Waiver FormsCustom Tailored Lien Waiver FormsRelated posts: Updated on December 2, 2021 […]

Eviction Based on Breach of a Covenant in Commercial Lease

California Eviction Notice Requirements – Breach of a Covenant in Commercial Lease

ContentsIssues in Lee v. Kotyluk: Breach of a Covenant in the Commercial LeaseCalifornia Tenants Eviction Notice […]

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST ADVISOR TALKING TO CLIENTS

Real Estate Investment Trusts

ContentsWhat are REITs?Real Estate Investment Trust Laws and RequirementsRelated posts: Updated on September 13, 2021 […]

Regulatory Taking Claimant Successful on Appeal to Supreme Court

California Supreme Court Says Regulatory Taking Ripe

Updated on September 13, 2021 Can a regulatory taking claim be filed even if the […]

Letters of Intent (LOI): 5 Key Issues to Know

Letters of Intent (LOI): 5 Key Issues to Know

ContentsPurpose of Letter of Intent in Real Estate1. What Terms to Include in Letters of […]

Steps after filing a probate petition

Steps After Filing a Probate Petition

ContentsHearing Set after Filing a Probate PetitionOrder for ProbateLetters Testamentary or of AdministrationProbate RefereeMarshaling the […]

Forfeiture of Right to Disqualify an Arbitrator

ContentsVacating an Arbitration AwardThe Right to Disqualify an ArbitratorForfeiture v. Waiver of Right to Disqualify an […]

How Does Escrow Relate to Buying a Home?

How An Escrow Relates to Buying a Home

ContentsWhat is an Escrow in Real Estate?Are Funds in Escrow Refundable?How do you put Money […]

Protect Your Trust Beneficiary Interest

How to Protect Your Trust Beneficiary Interest in Probate

ContentsSection 17200 PetitionProtect your Trust Beneficiary Interest in Probate: Why You Should Participate in Court […]

New HOA Rental Restrictions to the Davis-Stirling Act

New HOA Rental Restrictions to the Davis-Stirling Act

ContentsIs that HOA Rental Clause Illegal?New HOA Rental RestrictionsBan on Rentals is not AbsoluteRestrict Transient […]

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What are some of the considerations when filing an Unlawful Detainer during COVID-19?

ContentsCOVID Eviction: Unlawful DetainerDoes county or city moratorium applies to you?Which Eviction Moratorium will ApplyUnderstand […]

First Offer Clause in USC School of Theology v. CGU

First Offer Clause in USC School of Theology v. CGU

Updated on June 30, 2022 Case Study: First Offer Clause in University of Southern California […]

Can You Lose Your Home to Unpaid Consumer Debt?

Can You Lose Your Home to Unpaid Consumer Debt?

ContentsExceptions to Judgment Lien Based on Consumer DebtCCP §704.760 (d) RequirementsRelated posts: Updated on August 1, […]

Petition to Determine Distribution Rights

Petition to Determine Distribution Rights

ContentsFiling a Petition to Determine Distribution RightsOrder for Final Distribution Los AngelesDetermine Distribution Rights PetitionRelated […]

Hiring an attorney when purchasing a home

Hiring an attorney when purchasing a home

ContentsShould I hire an attorney when buying a house?What does a Purchase & Sales Dispute […]

Can a minor enter into a contract

Can a Minor Enter Into a Contract Answer With Decided Case Law

ContentsCan a Minor Enter into a Contract?Who can Enter into a Contract?Can a Minor Enter […]

are you personally liable for property taxes on property you do not own

Are You Liable for Property Taxes on Property You Don’t Own?

Updated on May 25, 2021 Can you personally be held liable for property taxes on a […]

If a Future Interest Holder Pays Off Lien, Can they Get Reimbursed?

Updated on February 10, 2021 If a future interest holder pays off a lien to […]

Enforcing Shopping Center Leases & CC&Rs – Part 1

Enforcing Shopping Center Leases & CC&Rs

ContentsIssues That May Arise From Shopping Center LeasesIf a landlord leases one of the units […]

Lease Subordination, Non-disturbance, and Attornment Clauses

What are Lease Subordination, Non-disturbance, and Attornment Clauses?

ContentsSubordination ClausesNon-disturbance ClausesAttornment ClausesSummaryRelated posts: Updated on December 7, 2021 The survivability of a lease […]

What Are Your Lease Rights After Foreclosure?

What Are Your Lease Rights After Foreclosure?

Updated on June 20, 2021 Do you have any lease rights after foreclosure of a […]

Standard vs ALTA Title Policy

The Difference Between a CLTA and ALTA Title Insurance Policy

Contents✔️CLTA Vs. ALTA Title Policy✔️CLTA Title Policy✔️CLTA Policy Cost✔️ALTA Title Policy✔️ALTA Policy CostRelated posts: Updated […]

Can Somebody Take Away Property Gifted to You?

Can Somebody Take Away Property Gifted to You?

ContentsReal Property Gifted to YouAre you entitled to reject real property gifted to you?Related posts: […]

Increase of the California Homestead Exemption

Increase of the California Homestead Exemption

ContentsRelevant Code SectionsRelated posts: Updated on September 7, 2022 On September 18, 2020, the California […]

Priorities Between Leasehold Interests and Deeds of Trust

What is the Impact of Between Leasehold Interests and Deeds of Trusts?

ContentsLeasehold and a Deed of TrustLeasehold InterestsDeed of TrustDeed of Trust Recorded Before Future Recorded […]

does a property owner have a right to a view?

Does a Property Owner Have A Right to a View?

Updated on July 6, 2022 Do California property owners have a right to a view? […]

Damages for Breach of a Purchase and Sales Contract

What Are the Damages for Breach of a Purchase and Sales Contract?

ContentsCompensatory DamagesExemplary/Punitive DamagesImportance of Categorizing DamagesRelated posts: Updated on June 30, 2022 There are many […]

How Long Does It Take to File a Complaint?

How Long Does It Take to File a Complaint?

Updated on July 5, 2022 Can you file a complaint in a couple of days? […]

Difference Between the California and Federal Arbitration Act

Difference Between the California and Federal Arbitration Act

ContentsCalifornia Arbitration ActCalifornia and Federal Arbitration ActCalifornia Arbitration ActFederal Arbitration ActWhy does it matter whether […]

How to Remove a Tenant from Property You Purchased

How to Remove a Tenant from Property You Purchased?

ContentsLaw for TenantLease ProvisionsRemove a TenantNotice Period to TenantRelated posts: Updated on September 7, 2022 […]

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Deed of Trust Priorities

ContentsTitle ReportDeed of Trust PriorityReal Property Interests that Affect The PriorityRelated posts: Updated on July […]

5 Tips for Preparing for a Property Tax Sale Auction

5 Tips for Preparing for a Property Tax Auction in Los Angeles

Contents1. Determine when the Auction takes place2. Research the for-sale properties3. Who may purchase?4. Review the tax deed properties […]

How to Clear Title for Property Purchased through a Tax Sale

How to Clear Title for Property Purchased through a Tax Sale

ContentsAction to Quiet TitleTax DeedLis PendensRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 Property purchased through […]

Conveying Property You Don't Own

Conveying Property That You Do Not Own

ContentsTransfer Real Property through DeedConveyed by DeedProperty that Grantor does not ownAfter Acquired TitleRelated posts: […]

Does My Arbitration Clause Require Me to Arbitrate My Real Estate Dispute?

Does My Lease Arbitration Clause Require Me to Arbitrate My Real Estate Dispute?

ContentsPart 1: Arbitration Clauses in Residential Leases Are Invalid and Cannot Be EnforcedIf it is […]

Personal Representatives In Probate

What are Personal Representatives In Probate?

Contents4 Different Types of Personal Representatives in ProbateProbate Executor of EstateAdministrator With Will AnnexedAdministrator of […]

Heggstad Petition: Putting Property Into a Trust After Death

Heggstad Petition: Putting Property Into a Trust After Death

ContentsWhat Is the Heggstad Petition & When Is It Used?Filing a Heggstad Petition in CaliforniaRelated […]

What is the California Homestead Exemption?

What is the California Homestead Exemption?

Updated on September 23, 2020 A homestead generally refers to a judgment debtor’s principal dwelling. […]

Los Angeles County Superior Court Videoconferencing Transparency

Los Angeles County Superior Court Videoconferencing Transparency

Updated on March 4, 2021 Videoconferencing in LA County Superior Court Not many good things […]

Different ways you can hold title

What are the Different Ways you can Hold Title for Your Property in California?

ContentsDifferent Ways You Can Hold Title to PropertyHow the New Buyers are Going to Take […]

What Happens to Your Property After Getting Married?

What Happens to Your Property After Getting Married?

Updated on July 6, 2022 What happens to your separately owned property after getting married? […]

How to Record Real Estate Documents in California

How to Record Real Estate Documents in California

Updated on May 6, 2021 What are some of the different ways to record real […]

Community Property Presumptions

Community Property Presumptions

Updated on August 5, 2020 California is one of a handful of states that use […]

30-60 Day Notice to Terminate a Residential Lease

30/60 Eviction Notice To Vacate Residential Lease In California

Contents30/60-day eviction notice California✔️Step 1:  Determine the Type of Tenancy✔️Step 2: Determine a Valid Reason […]

General Duties of a Real Estate Broker

General Duties of a Real Estate Broker

ContentsCommon Law Agency and Fiduciary Duties of a Real Estate BrokerStatutory Duties of a Real […]

Why is it Important to get a Land Survey before Purchasing Real Property?

Why is it Important to get a Land Survey before Purchasing Real Property?

ContentsWho Orders the Survey When Buying a HouseConduct Land Survey?Measuring Property BoundaryRelated posts: Updated on […]

How Does A California Probate Fee Schedule Work?

California Probate Fees – How Is It Calculated?

ContentsCalifornia Personal Representative and Attorney FeesHow to Calculate Probate Fees in CaliforniaAmount of Compensation is […]

Consulting with an Expert Witness Prior to Filing a Lawsuit

Consulting with an Expert Witness Prior to Filing a Lawsuit

ContentsWhich claims require consulting with an expert?Who need Expert Witness?What is the role of the […]

The Consequences of Home Title Fraud

What are the Consequences of Home Title Fraud?

ContentsConsequences of Home Title FraudHave you become a Victim of Home Title Fraud?Related posts: Updated […]

What is Home Title Fraud?

What is Home Title Fraud?

ContentsHow Common Home Title Fraud?What Causes Home Title Fraud?Phishing Personal InformationFake Identification and Social Security […]

Measuring Damages for Damages to Trees

Measuring Damages for Damages to Trees

Updated on June 25, 2020 What is the measure of damages for cases involving damages […]

Fixtures – When Personal Property Becomes Real Property

Fixtures – When Personal Property Becomes Real Property

Updated on June 29, 2020 When is it that personal property becomes real property? This […]

Evictions Following Non-Judicial Foreclosure Sale

Evictions Following Non-Judicial Foreclosure Sale

Updated on June 23, 2020 In late 2018, the California Supreme Court (the “Court”) issued […]

California Environmental Quality Act: Environmental Impact Analysis

California Environmental Quality Act (Part 2): Environmental Impact Analysis

Updated on July 2, 2020 Last week we covered steps one and two of The […]

The California Environmental Quality Act: An Overview

The California Environmental Quality Act: An Overview

ContentsMain Purposes of California Environmental Quality ActStep One: Preliminary Review Process.Step Two: Exemption Review ProcessRelated […]

How to Expunge a Lis Pendens

How to Remove, or Expunge a Lis Pendens?

ContentsWhat is a Lis Pendens?How to Expunge a Lis Pendens?Removal of lis pendensRelated posts: Updated […]

How to Enforce Easement Maintenance Obligations

How to Enforce Easement Maintenance Obligations

ContentsHow to Enforce Easement Maintenance ObligationsWhat to Do If Informal Enforcement Fails?Related posts: Updated on […]

Valerie Li Featured in HomeLight.com

Valerie Li Featured on HomeLight.com

Updated on June 10, 2020 One of Schorr Law’s real estate attorneys, Valerie Li, recently […]

Easement Disputes An Overview

Easement Disputes: An Overview

ContentsWhat is an Easement?What are the Most Common Types of Easement Disputes?How are Easements Disputes […]

Should Easement Users Help Pay for Maintenance?

Should Easement Users Help Pay for Maintenance?

ContentsWhat is an Easement?Who is liable to pay Maintenance?Servient TenementDominant TenementThird PartyRelated posts: Updated on […]

What are Boundary Disputes?

What are Boundary Disputes or Property Line Disputes?

ContentsLand Boundary DisputesThe Basics on Boundary Disputes – What are they?What types of issues are […]

Commercial Three-Day Notices While Eviction Court is Closed

Commercial Three-Day Notices While Eviction Court is Closed

ContentsNotice Period by Landlord while Eviction Court is ClosedHow to prepare for the end of […]

Owner Builder Construction Los Angeles

Construction by an Owner-Builder

ContentsOwner-builder Overview – Improving a Structure on Owner’s PropertyConstruction by an Owner BuilderSome of the […]

Property Tax Late Fees During COVID-19

Do You Still Have to Pay Property Taxes During COVID-19?

ContentsProperty Taxes Late Fee ReliefPenalty for Late Property TaxesLate Fee WavierLate fee Wavier EligibilityRelated posts: […]

Remote Mediation During COVID-19

Remote Mediation During COVID-19

ContentsRemote Mediation Possibility during COVID-19?What other options are there?Remote Mediation During COVID-19Remote Mediation BenefitsMedium of […]

Schorr Law Moves Forward with Videoconference Depositions and Mediations

Schorr Law Moves Forward with Videoconference Depositions and Mediations

Updated on September 2, 2021 Moving Cases Forward with Zoom Video conference Depositions and Mediation […]

Licensing Through a Qualifying Contractor in Los Angeles

Contractor Licensing Through a Qualifying Contractor

ContentsResponsible Managing Employee and Responding Managing OfficerQualifying Individual for Contractor LicenseObtaining RME/RMO Contractor’s License in […]

How to Start a Probate Conservatorship?

ContentsTypes of Probate ConservatorsWhen Conservatorship is NecessaryProcess to Starting a ConservatorshipRelated posts: Updated on July […]

The Distinctions Between Real Property and Personal Property

What is the Difference Between Real Property and Personal Property?

ContentsDefinitions Real and Personal PropertyThe Difference Between Real Property and Personal PropertyRelated posts: Updated on […]

Is Your Construction Business “Essential”?

Is Your Construction Business “Essential”?

ContentsThe State of California Has Permitted Construction to Continue, But Your Local Government May Have […]

How To Stop Your Neighbor from Tearing Down Fence

How Do I Stop My Neighbor from Tearing Down My Fence if the Courts Are Closed?

ContentsState Emergency due to PandemicNeighbor Removed My FenceHow to Resolve boundary Line Issue?Related posts: Updated […]

Competing Business - Orozco v. WPV San Jose, LLC

Competing Business – Orozco v. WPV San Jose, LLC

ContentsThe FactsThe ClaimsThe OutcomeRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 It takes a substantial effort […]

The Difference Between Quiet Title, Easements, and Adverse Possession

The Difference Between Quiet Title, Easements, and Adverse Possession

ContentsThe Difference Between Quiet Title, Easements, and Adverse PossessionAn EasementAdverse PossessionQuiet TitleRelated posts: Updated on […]

Can Landlords Evict Tenants Before Coronavirus Ends?

Can Landlords Evict Tenants Before Coronavirus 2022?

ContentsCan a landlord evict tenants before coronavirus or the stay at home order lifts?General Notice […]

Landlord Rights During Coronavirus

What are your Rights as a Landlord During Coronavirus?

ContentsCan you Evict a Tenant who has not Paid Rent?Commercial Landlord Rights During CoronavirusReview Load […]

Mechanic's Liens during Coronavirus

Mechanic’s Liens during Coronavirus

Updated on April 21, 2020  The Use of Mechanic’s Liens during Coronavirus (when clients can’t […]

Landlord Require You to Provide Additional Information

Can Your Landlord Require You to Provide Additional Information for Coronavirus Rent Deferment?

ContentsSection 49.99.3 Prohibition on Commercial Evictions Provides:What can the landlord require to do before a […]

Statute of Limitations is Tolled by California Judicial Council

Statute of Limitations is Tolled by California Judicial Council

Updated on April 13, 2020 The California Judicial Council has tolled the Statute of Limitations […]

Three Exceptions to Local Zoning Ordinances

Three Local Zoning Ordinance Exceptions

ContentsZoning Basics – Case Study Los AngelesThree Main Exceptions to Local Zoning OrdinancesConditional Use PermitsVariancesNon-Conforming […]

What Does it Mean to Buy or Sell a House “As-Is”

What does it mean when a property is sold “As-Is”?

ContentsWhat does As-Is Mean in Real EstateAs-Is Misinterpretation?Does “As Is” protect to Sellers?As Is Sale […]

Real Estate Fraud: Identifying Predatory Professionals and Straw Buyers

Real Estate Fraud: Identifying Predatory Professionals and Straw Buyers

ContentsHow to Identify Predatory Professionals and Straw BuyersRelated posts: Updated on June 30, 2022 How […]

Commercial Landlord’s Duty to Mitigate Damages

Commercial Landlord’s Duty to Mitigate Damages

ContentsLandlord Mitigate DamagesNotice of Abandonment to TenantEntitled to DamagesLaw that Favor LandlordsHow does a Landlord […]

The Importance of Having a Written Lease

The Importance of Having a Written Lease

Updated on April 7, 2020 For both landlords and tenants, it is important to have […]

Current Court Operations in California as of April 3, 2020

Current Court Operations in California as of April 3, 2020

ContentsHere is an overview of current Court Operations in California as of April 3, 2020:Los […]

General Building Contractor Restrictions

General Building Contractor Restrictions

ContentsAre there any restrictions as to what type of construction contracts a General Building Contractor […]

Analysis of Sweetwater on Anti-SLAPP Evidentiary Standards

Anti-SLAPP Evidentiary Standards Analysis

Updated on April 4, 2020 In the recent case of Sweetwater Union High School v. […]

The Tenant Protection Act

What is the Tenant Protection Act 2019 in California?

ContentsCaps Rent HikesIs Property Subject to Rent Control?Landlord Tenant Protection ActEviction Protection Law for TenantRelated […]

What is a deed?

What is a Deed?

ContentsEssential Elements for Deeds:Grant DeedInterspousal Grant DeedWarranty DeedsQuitclaim DeedsRelated posts: Updated on April 3, 2020 […]

Access to Your Leased Commercial Premises During a Pandemic

Access to Your Leased Commercial Premises During a Pandemic

ContentsYour right to possession comes within your right to quiet enjoyment of the leased premisesLocked […]

Why It's Important to Hire Licensed Contractors

Why It Is Important to Hire Licensed Contractors in California

ContentsMistakes consumers are making while hiring a contractor in California Recommendations to consumers when it […]

Top 5 Litigation Traps Posed by the Coronavirus

Top 5 Litigation Traps Posed by the Coronavirus

Updated on March 27, 2020 In this blog post, we focus on 5 litigation traps […]

Issues in Closing Your Real Estate Purchase or Sale During Coronavirus

Using Civil Code Section 1511 to Delay Your Real Estate Transaction

ContentsTips for Selling And Buying Property During The Time Of CoronavirusWhat Happens If You’re Having Issues Closing […]

C.A.R. Coronavirus Addendum

New C.A.R. Coronavirus Addendum Form

Updated on March 25, 2020 In this blog we will be touching base on the […]

Does the Force Majeure (Act of God) Provision Excuse my Rent Payment?

Does the Force Majeure (Act of God) Provision Excuse my Rent Payment During Coronavirus?

ContentsWhat is a Force Majeure Provision?Force majeure provision triggersNeed Help Regarding commercial lease disputeRelated posts: […]

Event Cancellation Coverage and The Coronavirus Outbreak

Event Cancellation Coverage and The Coronavirus Outbreak

Updated on March 19, 2020 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is affecting everyone’s lives.  To add to the […]

Rent Relief During The Coronavirus (Covid 19)?

Rent Relief During The Coronavirus (Covid 19) Pandemic

Updated on March 19, 2020 With the spread of the Coronavirus there are certain unavoidable […]

Evictions During the Coronavirus Pandemic

ContentsHousing Security During CoronavirusEvictions During the Coronavirus PandemicGovernments to Halt EvictionsNo Landlord Shall Evict a […]

Quiet Title Considerations

Quiet Title Considerations To Know When Filing A Quite Title Action

ContentsQuiet Title ConsiderationsThe Court is the Fact FinderQuiet Title Actions are Equitable in Nature Correctly […]

Introduction to Conditional Use Permits

Conditional Use Permits

Updated on March 5, 2020 What Are Conditional Use Permits? Conditional use permits (CUP) are granted […]

Quiet Title A General Overview

Quiet Title Action Lawsuit in California

Contents☆ What is a Quiet Title Lawsuit?☆ Understand the Quiet Title Action☆ Judgment in Quiet […]

Public Entities Win on Inverse Condemnation

Public Entities Win on Inverse Condemnation

Updated on February 21, 2020 Last year the California Supreme Court (the “Court”) heard City […]

Statute of Frauds: Agreements That Need to Be in Writing

Statute of Frauds Real Estate: Agreements That Need to Be in Writing

ContentsStatute of Frauds in California Real EstateExamples Of Statute of Frauds in California ContractsException: Doctrine […]

Quieting Title to Forged Deeds of Trust

Quieting Title to Forged Deeds of Trust

Updated on February 13, 2020 In this post, we will be discussing quieting title to […]

5 Things to Consider Before Subleasing

5 Things to Consider Before Subleasing

Updated on March 23, 2020 Thinking about subleasing a property sometime in the near future? […]

Limited Jurisdiction Actions

Limited Jurisdiction Actions

Updated on February 6, 2020 Depending on the nature of your claim, filing in limited […]

Quiet Title v. Partition

Quiet Title v. Partition

ContentsShould you file for a Quiet Title or Partition Action?Quiet Title ActionPartition ActionOther ScenariosRelated posts: […]

Things to Consider Before You Sign a Commercial Lease

Things to Consider Before You Sign a Commercial Lease – What You Need to Know

ContentsKnow Before Signing a Commercial LeaseQuiet EnjoymentImplied Warranty of habitabilityRight-of-Entry by a LandlordA Tenants right […]

Litigation Guarantees: An Overview

Litigation Guarantees: An Overview

Updated on January 15, 2020 Prior to initiating an action to foreclose a lien, quiet […]

Marvin Agreements and Real Property

Marvin Agreements and Real Property

Updated on October 14, 2020 In a modernizing world, social stigmas are changing, and not […]

Special Rules to Buy and Sell Probate Property

Special Rules to Buy and Sell Probate Property

ContentsBuy and Sell Probate PropertySelling Probate PropertyNotice of Proposed Action: California Probate CodeProceed to EscrowBuying […]

Home Improvement Construction Contracts

Home Improvement Construction Contracts

Updated on December 24, 2019 Certain home improvement construction contracts (contracts in excess of $500) […]

The Implied Covenant of Quiet Enjoyment

The Implied Covenant of Quiet Enjoyment

ContentsFor Tenant Rights ProtectionFor Residential and Commercial LeasesIf Landlord Breach the LawRelated posts: Updated on […]

When to Request a Statement of Decision

When to Request a Statement of Decision

Updated on December 7, 2019 This is the second part of the two-part series on […]

Can Creditors Sell Community Property to Satisfy Spouse’s Debt?

Can Creditors Sell Community Property to Satisfy Spouse’s Debt?

Updated on November 29, 2019 In California, property owned by spouses domiciled in California are […]

Why is a Building Permit Important?

Why is a Building Permit Important?

Updated on November 3, 2022 A building permit is the official written authorization from the […]

The Escrow Process

The Real Estate Escrow Process In California

ContentsEscrow Process in CaliforniaDesignate Escrow HolderOpens EscrowCheck for Conditions for the SaleFinal Review by Escrow […]

The Purpose of a Statement of Decision

The Purpose of a Statement of Decision

Updated on November 21, 2019 This and the next blog will be a two-fold discussion […]

Litigation Guarantees in a Mechanic’s Lien Foreclosure

Litigation Guarantee in a Mechanic’s Lien Foreclosure

Updated on November 15, 2019 In today’s post, we discuss the importance of obtaining a […]

Using a Writ of Possession to Enforce Unlawful Detainer Judgments

Using a Writ of Possession to Enforce Unlawful Detainer Judgments

Contents⭐Who Issue Writ of Possession in California⭐Writ of Possession Issue ProcessLockout the Current OccupantGiving Notice […]

Purchase Options & Fixed-Term Leases

Purchase Options & Fixed-Term Leases

Updated on October 18, 2019 By law, purchase options are not essential terms to a […]

How Contractor’s Licenses Protect Homeowners and Contractors

How Contractor’s Licenses Protect Homeowners and Contractors

Updated on December 5, 2019 Knowingly or unknowingly many homeowners enter into agreements with unlicensed […]

Issues in Enforcing a Judgment Lien

Issues in Enforcing a Judgment Lien

ContentsWhat does Judgement lien mean in California?Abstract of JudgmentJudgment Lien on Real PropertyJudgment Lien Joint […]

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You Must Perfect Title Before Bringing Eviction Action

ContentsTitle Before Eviction ActionRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 Is a purchaser of real property […]

What is a Record of Survey?

ContentsProperty Surveying Record ProcessFile the Record of SurveyExamine The Record of SurveyRelated posts: Updated on […]

What is a Statute of Limitations?

What is a Statute of Limitations?

Updated on October 28, 2019 A statute of limitations is the specific time period a […]

Rent Obligations Following Exercise to Purchase

Rent Obligations Following Exercise to Purchase

Updated on November 1, 2019 Lease purchase options can be valuable.  However, without the proper […]

5 tips For Partitioning Real Property With Family

How a Property Can Be Partitioned Between Co-Owners

ContentsHow to Divide Land Between Family1.  Early Mediation/Settlement Conference2.  Nail Down the Numbers3.  Figure Out […]

Public Easement Termination by Abandonment

ContentsWhy Public Easement Termination by Abandonment?Some ExceptionRelated posts: Updated on May 24, 2021 Why Public […]

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CCP §664.4: Enforcing a Settlement Agreement on Record

Updated on September 25, 2019 Most civil cases settle; but when they do, how do […]

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California Community Real Property: Spouse or Domestic Partner Joint Ownership

Updated on November 3, 2022 Each year, tens of thousands of California couples obtain a […]

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Golem v. Fahey: Can a Commercial Tenant Rescind its Lease?

Updated on September 11, 2019 Can a commercial tenant rescind its lease after becoming aware […]

The Basics of Adverse Possession

What Is Adverse Possession – An Overview

ContentsAn Overview of Adverse PossessionHow Adverse Possession WorksA Quiet Title ActionEstablishing Title in The ClaimantRelated […]

ADVERSE POSSESSION AGAINST AN ESTATE

Adverse Possession Against an Estate

Updated on August 15, 2019 Adverse possession can arise in several different situations.  This blog […]

How Long Should You Wait to File for Probate?

How Long Do You Have to File Probate After Death in California?

ContentsIs There a Time Limit to Apply for ProbatePersonal Representatives In ProbateDelay in Commence Probate […]

Adverse Possession Requirement- Property Taxes

Adverse Possession Requirement: Property Taxes

ContentsAdverse Possession RequirementPaying Property Taxes TimelyProperty Taxes Payment CertificateWhen Adverse Possession Requirement MetRelated posts: Updated […]

Avoiding Real Property Purchase and Sale Pitfalls

Avoiding Real Property Purchase and Sale Pitfalls

ContentsThe seller’s burden to disclose “material facts” under the common lawThe seller’s burden to make […]

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Can a Secured Lender Take Money from a Borrower’s Bank Account For Past Due Loan Payments?

Updated on July 12, 2019 A secured lender may not setoff funds from a borrower’s bank account […]

The Trade Fixtures Doctrine

Trade Fixtures In a Commercial Leases

ContentsCalifornia Commercial Tenants Rights While VacatingCommercial Tenant Take back their Investment on VacatingRemoval of a […]

The Difference Between a Lien and a Levy

The Difference Between a Lien and a Levy

ContentsWhat Is a Lien?What Is a Levy?Related posts: Updated on August 19, 2021 Liens and […]

Zachary Schorr Discusses Landlord Tenant Issues on National Radio

Zachary Schorr Discusses Landlord Tenant Issues on National Radio

Updated on August 20, 2019 This morning, Schorr Law’s Zachary Schorr, was on XM Satellite […]

When Is It Necessary to File for Probate?

When Is It Necessary to File for Probate?

ContentsWhen is it Necessary to Apply for ProbateHow Probate Proceed?When is it Necessary to File […]

Super Priority Liens for Remediation of Real Property

Updated on May 14, 2019 Generally, the rule is that a lien is first in […]

The Escrow Agent – Duties and Liabilities

Who is the Escrow Agent and What are the Duties and Liabilities in Real Estate

ContentsWho is the Escrow AgentEscrow Agent’s Duties and LiabilitiesRelated posts: Updated on June 15, 2021 […]

Joint Owner’s Right to Sell or Encumber Real Property

Joint Owner’s Right to Sell or Encumber Real Property

ContentsWhat Co-owner Can Do With PropertyWhat a Co-owner Cannot Do?Can you Evict a Co-Owner of […]

3 Things First Time Homebuyers Should be Aware Of

3 Things First Time Homebuyers Should be Aware Of

Contents1. Your contingencies are a big deal2. Loans take longer than you expect3. Do more […]

What Is An Escrow Agent?

ContentsAn Escrow AgentEscrow Agent DefinitionEscrow Agent DutiesRelated posts: Updated on August 13, 2021 An Escrow […]

Leaking Ceilings? Wet Floors? What Should I Do?!

Leaking Ceilings? Wet Floors? What Should I Do?!

Updated on May 9, 2019 The recent large amount of rain Southern California has enjoyed […]

How to Challenge an Arbitration Award

How to Challenge an Arbitration Award

Updated on December 3, 2019 In one of our last posts, we discussed how to […]

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Purchase and Sale Pitfalls: Due Diligence and Disclosures

Updated on May 26, 2022 Buying or selling residential and commercial real estate can come […]

What is a Reverse Mortgage?

What is a Reverse Mortgage?

ContentsReverse Mortgage MeaningHow does a Reverse Mortgage Work in CaliforniaReverse Mortgage – California State LawReverse […]

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California Lease Abandonment – Consequences For Landlords

ContentsWhat Is Lease Abandonment? And How Could That Affect Me?Related posts: Updated on November 1, […]

Three Reasons Why Arbitration is Better than Litigation

Three Reasons Why Arbitration Can Be Better than Litigation

ContentsArbitration vs. LitigationChoice of ArbitratorQuicker ResolutionSame DiscoveryRelated posts: Updated on December 23, 2021 Should you […]

Electronic Service with E-Filing - Inconsistency Warning!

Electronic Service with E-Filing – Inconsistency Warning!

Updated on February 13, 2019 As you have probably heard by now, at the start […]

5 Types of Real Estate Taxes

What Are the Different Types of Real estate Property Taxes? 5 Examples

Contents1. Real Property Tax2. Parcel Tax3. Documentary Transfer Tax4. Property Transfer Tax (for Charter Cities)5. […]

Negotiating Exclusive Use Provisions

Negotiating Exclusive Use Provisions

Updated on November 3, 2022 In a prior post, we introduced the topic of exclusive use […]

How to Enforce Real Estate Transfer Contracts in Probate Court

How to Enforce Real Estate Transfer Contracts in Probate Court

ContentsEnforcement of a Real Estate ContractUse Remedy of Specific PerformanceProponent of EnforcementLack of Specificity of […]

Is Your 3-Day Notice to Pay Rent or Quit Valid?

Is Your 3-Day Notice to Pay Rent or Quit Valid?

Updated on July 5, 2022 How do you know if you got served a valid […]

What is a Sublease and When Can You Do It?

What is a Sublease and When Can You Do It?

Updated on May 9, 2019 You are going away for business for an extended time, […]

Termination of a Public Utility Easement in a Public Right of Way

Termination of a Public Utility Easement in a Public Right of Way

ContentsPublic Utility EasementTermination of a Public Utility EasementTermination of a Public Utility EasementRelated posts: Updated […]

Termination of a Public Right of Way by Abandonment Via Non-Use

Termination of a Public Right of Way by Abandonment Via Non-Use

Updated on May 20, 2021 A public road or any other public property devoted to […]

Contractual Right to Arbitration When Enforcing a Mechanic’s Lien

Enforcing Contractual Right to Arbitration In Mechanic’s Lien

Updated on November 3, 2022 How do you preserve your contractual right to arbitration when […]

Los Angeles Passes Short Term Vacation Rental Law

Updated on December 12, 2018 The City of Los Angeles finally passed its first attempt […]

Reciprocal Easement Agreements – Considerations

Reciprocal Easement Agreement – Considerations

Updated on May 20, 2021 As we previously discussed in an earlier blog post, reciprocal […]

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How to buy a Commercial Real Estate Property?

ContentsBuying Commercial Real Estate PropertyTerm SheetDrafting the AgreementDue DiligenceClosingRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 […]

Listing Agreements for Commercial/ Residential Properties

Commercial/ Residential Property Listing Agreements

Updated on November 29, 2018 A real estate broker can play an important role in […]

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Nonsuit vs Motion for Judgment at Trial

ContentsMotion for NonsuitWhen should proceed motion for nonsuitRelated posts: Updated on August 6, 2021 Motion […]

How to Differentiate Between Quitclaim Deed Vs Grant Deed California?

Contents✔️Quitclaim Vs. Grant Deed✔️Grant Deeds in Los Angeles California Real estate ✔️Understanding a Grant Deed […]

Construction, Maintenance, and Repair of a Boundary Fence

Construction, Maintenance, and Repair of a Boundary Fence

Updated on October 30, 2021 Who is responsible for the construction, maintenance, and/or repair of […]

Joint Tenancy vs. Tenancy in Common

Joint Tenancy vs Tenants in Common California

ContentsWhich is Better Tenants in Common or Joint Tenancy?Joint Tenancy & Tenants in Common California […]

The California Civil Code Section 1950.7 Waiver

What is the California Civil Code Section 1950.7 Waiver?

ContentsSecurity Deposit California Civil Code 1950.7Civil Code Section 1950.7 (c) (1) & (2)Available Remedies for […]

Remedies for Defects on Recently Purchased Property

Remedies for Defects on Recently Purchased Property

Updated on November 2, 2018 Have you ever purchased what you thought was your dream […]

Elements of an Inverse Condemnation Action

ContentsFour Elements of an Inverse Condemnation ActionRelated posts: Updated on September 27, 2021 In a […]

Reciprocal Easement Agreements

Reciprocal Easement Agreements

ContentsParkingCommon areasAccess to public roadsSignageRepair and maintenanceRelated posts: Updated on May 24, 2021 In commercial […]

What to Do When Having a Dispute with Your Neighbor

What to Do When Having a Dispute with Your Neighbor

Updated on May 20, 2021 What should you do if you are having a dispute […]

Pay Attention to Your Title Insurance Policy

Pay Attention to Your Title Insurance Policy

Updated on June 16, 2021 Many homeowners are aware of the title insurance policy obtained through […]

5 Tips for Ownership Disputes Involving Title to Real Property

5 Tips for Ownership Disputes Involving Title to Real Property

Contentsownership disputes over title of real property tips:Related posts: Updated on November 3, 2022 One […]

Continuing vs Permanent Trespass

Continuing vs Permanent Trespass

The statute of limitations for trespass is three years.  However, the time the statute of […]

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What is The Purpose of Expert Witnesses?

ContentsWho are the Expert WitnessesRole of Expert WitnessesIn Partition CasesIn Real Estate Fraud CasesReal Estate […]

Fraudulent Liens on Your Property

Updated on December 3, 2019 What can or do you do when you find out […]

Just Compensation Principles – Eminent Domain Proceedings

ContentsUnderstanding Eminent Domain and Just CompensationJust Compensation PrinciplesNeutral Party Fair In Each SituationRelated posts: Updated […]

Commercial Tenancies and Mitigation

Commercial Tenancies and Mitigation Strategy

ContentsCommercial TenanciesCalifornia Civil Code Section 1951.2Landlord’s Duty to Mitigate DamagesRestrictions Or ObligationsRelated posts: Updated on […]

Issues When Negotiating Co-Tenancy Clauses in Commercial Leases

Negotiating Commercial Lease Co-Tenancy Clauses

Updated on October 18, 2018 There are a couple of issues to look for when […]

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Light and Air Preservation Ordinance

Updated on December 3, 2019 In high-density neighborhoods that are common in the Greater Los […]

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Simultaneously Recorded Liens and Priorities

Updated on July 5, 2022 Part one of this two-part series discussed California’s system of […]

Neighboring Fence Maintenance

Neighboring Fence Maintenance

Updated on July 5, 2022 Maintaining a harmonious and neighborly relationship requires adjoining landowners to […]

Inverse Condemnation: Compensation for Loss of Private Property

Inverse Condemnation: Compensation for Loss of Private Property

ContentsInverse Condemnation DefinitionEminent DomainInverse Condemnation Claim Against a Public EntityProperty Owners Entitled to Compensation based […]

Arbitration and Mediation Clauses in CAR Form Purchase Agreements

Arbitration and Mediation Clauses in CAR Form Purchase Agreements

Updated on August 2, 2018 Most standard California Association of Realtors form purchase agreements include […]

Liens and Priorities: Part 1

Updated on July 5, 2022 This is the first part of a two-part series on […]

Recording Fees Have Gone Up

Updated on July 5, 2022 As of January 1, 2018, California now imposes another fee […]

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What is a “base year” in Commercial Leases?

Updated on July 13, 2018 Before we explain the importance of a base year in […]

The Difference Between Mediation, Arbitration, and Litigation

The Difference Between Mediation, Arbitration, and Litigation

ContentsLitigationMediationArbitrationRelated posts: Updated on October 20, 2021 The terms mediation, arbitration and litigation are often casually tossed […]

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Pop-Up Shops

Updated on July 6, 2022 There is no question that e-commerce has changed the consumer […]

Difference Between Grant Deeds and Quitclaim Deeds

Difference Between Grant Deeds and Quitclaim Deeds

ContentsWhat is Deed?Difference between Grant Deeds and Quitclaim Deeds?Grant Deed Or Warranty DeedQuitclaim DeedRelated posts: […]

Abstract of Judgment

What Is an Abstract of Judgment & How to File for It?

ContentsAbstract of Judgement in Real EstateHow to File an Abstract of Judgment in Los Angeles […]

Slander of Title Action: An Overview

Slander of Title Action: An Overview

ContentsWhat is Slander Of Title?Bringing a Slander of Title Action in California Defending Against a […]

What Happens When a Family Member Dies Without A Will?

What Happens When a Family Member Dies Without A Will?

ContentsCalifornia Intestate Succession LawsIf the Decedent was Married or UnmarriedRelated posts: Updated on July 8, […]

What Happens to Property After the Death of Joint Tenants

What Happens to Property After the Death of Joint Tenants

ContentsWhat Happens if Both Joint Tenants Dies?Transferring the Joint TenancyRelated posts: Updated on October 28, […]

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When Is Mediation in Real Estate Used?

ContentsWhen Mediation Required?Mediation Different ForumsRelated posts: Updated on May 21, 2021 Whether you are in […]

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What are the Different Partition Action Outcomes

ContentsFirst ScenarioSecond ScenarioThird ScenarioRelated posts: Updated on June 17, 2021 Like any other lawsuits, the […]

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What to Look For In a Property Survey?

ContentsWhat is a Property Survey and Why is it Important?Legal Description Street Numbers of BuildingsBuildings, […]

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Understanding “Grandfathered Property Rights”

ContentsWhat Are These So Called Grandfather Rights on Property?Where the Ordinance Provides the Homeowner Grandfathered […]

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How To Pick a Trial Lawyer in Los Angeles

Updated on June 13, 2018 So – what does it mean to be a trial […]

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Different Types of Easements in Real Estate

ContentsDifferent Types Of Easements★Express Easement★Prescriptive Easement★Implied Easement Right of Way California★Easement by Necessity★Find the Best […]

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The Linkage Fee in New Developments

Updated on July 5, 2022 Los Angeles is known for its lack of affordable housing. […]

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Power of Attorney in Real Estate Transactions

ContentsPower of Attorney to Sell Property in CaliforniaAttorney-in-fact Real EstateStatutory Power of AttorneyRelated posts: Updated […]

Zachary Schorr Featured in The Wall Street Journal

Updated on April 10, 2018 Have you ever thought about selling your home on your […]

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The Gross Up Provision: A Breakdown

ContentsNo Gross Up ProvisionWith Gross Up ProvisionRelated posts: Updated on April 28, 2021 This is […]

California Seniors Entitled to Faster Court Cases

Updated on March 2, 2018 Are California Seniors Entitled to Faster Court Cases? They may […]

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Deadline to Record Mechanics Lien in California

ContentsNotice of Completion ConstructionDirect ContractorClaimantsPreliminary NoticeRelated posts: Updated on November 29, 2021 Notice of Completion […]

The Rowland Factors: Look Twice Before Crossing

The Rowland Factors: Look Twice Before Crossing

Updated on July 5, 2022 The Rowland Factors were recently used by the California Supreme […]

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Three Common Landlord Schemes

Updated on July 5, 2022 Three common landlord schemes to watch out for. There are […]

What to Disclose When Selling Your House in California?

Contents✔️Why Should Seller Disclose?✔️Five Things to disclose When Selling Your House in California1. The Form2. […]

How Mistakes on a Deed Can Impact Chain of Title

How Mistakes on a Deed Can Impact Chain of Title?

ContentsTitle Company MistakesWhat Happens When a Title Company Makes a MistakeWhat is chain of title?Why […]

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5 Tips for Mediating Real Estate Disputes

Contents5 TIPS FOR MEDIATING REAL ESTATE DISPUTESRelated posts: Updated on May 18, 2021 At Schorr […]

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Three Tips for Choosing a Real Estate Agent For Your Business

ContentsHere are three tips for choosing a real estate agent/broker for your business when renting, […]

Geographic Targeting Order In Effect for LA County

Updated on July 5, 2022 The Geographic Targeting Order has gone into effect in the […]

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How to Remove a Mechanics Lien From Your Home?

ContentsRemove a Mechanics Lien From Your HomeLetter Demanding Lien RemovalWhen You Should Send A letter?How […]

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Post Probate Partition for Inherited Property

ContentsPartition of an Inherited Home after ProbateWhat to do in a dispute with family member?Partition […]

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Leases and Assignments – The Benefit of Express Assumption

ContentsGeneral Law on Assumption of LeasesWhy the Lease Terms Were Insufficient to Obligate the Lender […]

Why a Lis Pendens is Important in Specific Performance Claims

ContentsSpecific Performance RoleCalifornia Association of RealtorWhy a Lis Pendens is Important:Related posts: Updated on July […]

Does Your Property Comply With The ADA?

Updated on April 6, 2018 Worried about whether your property complies with the ADA? Many […]

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A Further Look Into the Declared and Automatic Homestead

ContentsExemption AmountDeclared Homesteads and Automatic HomesteadRelated posts: Updated on July 6, 2022 A couple of […]

Can a Home Seller or Buyer Back Out of Escrow Contract in California?

Contents✔️Have You Signed Contract?✔️Can a Home Seller Back Out of Escrow or Cancel Escrow?✔️What Are […]

Attorneys Fees in Partition Cases – Argues Appeal

ContentsAttorneys Fees in Partition CasesCo-tenancy AgreementLoosing Party ArgumentsRelated posts: Updated on July 22, 2021 Attorneys […]

When Can A Landlord Enter The Premises?

Updated on June 14, 2018 It is not uncommon that at some point during a […]

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What is a Constructive Trust in the Context of Real Property?

ContentsConstructive Trust CaliforniaWhat is Constructive Trust?Purpose of a Constructive TrustConstructive Trust ExampleRelated posts: Updated on […]

What is a Roadway Easement?

ContentsRoadway Easement for Ingress and EgressPurpose of Roadway EasementScope of an Ingress and EgressRelated posts: […]

How Do I Know If My Property Is Rent Controlled in Los Angeles?

ContentsWant to Purchase the Home or ApartmentCheck for Property is Rent Controlled in Los Angeles, […]

Help! My Neighbor Is Building A Fence

Updated on June 14, 2018 It’s a classic problem for homeowners, especially homeowners in a […]

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What Happens After an Unqualified Reversal on Appeal?

Updated on December 3, 2019 What happens after a judgment is reversed on appeal depends […]

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What is The Purpose of the Homestead?

Updated on July 5, 2022 This is the first part of a two-part series on […]

Malibu’s Measure R Deemed “Illegal”

Updated on June 14, 2018 We first heard about Malibu’s Measure R and Whole Foods […]

Monitoring Your Property for Adverse Possession

ContentsPay Your Property TaxWho Paid First RuleKeep Monitoring your PropertyRelated posts: Updated on July 4, […]

Can a Buyer Close Escrow and Then Sue?

Updated on September 14, 2018 What happens if you discover that the seller misrepresented something […]

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Seller’s Obligation to Disclose Material Facts

ContentsMaterial Fact in Real EstateTransfer Disclosure Statement (TDS)Related posts: Updated on September 29, 2021 Material […]

What is the Agreed-Boundary Doctrine?

ContentsAgreed-Boundary DoctrineTrue Boundary Line Between the ParcelsElement does the Agreed Boundary Doctrine RequireRelated posts: Updated […]

Can You Get A Prescriptive Easement for Parking?

ContentsFelgenhaeur v. SoniThe Necessity of filing Prescriptive Easement for ParkingRelated posts: Updated on May 24, 2021 […]

What is a Billboard Easement?

Updated on May 24, 2021 Just as sometimes your neighbor might have a right of […]

Importance of Timely Filing a Notice of Appeal

Updated on December 3, 2019 Ordinarily, the first step in the appellate process is to […]

Statute of Limitations for Construction Defect Claims

Updated on December 3, 2019 To determine the statute of limitations for construction defect claims, […]

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Real Estate Expert Witness Los Angeles

ContentsHere are some tips for hiring an expert witness1. Be creative2. Identify the number of […]

Mediating Real Estate Disputes – 5 Tips

Updated on July 28, 2017 In California, most buyers and sellers of residential and multifamily […]

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What is the Purpose of Title Insurance?

ContentsWhy Do You Need Title InsuranceProtecting Your Property TitleTitle Insurance Protects Against Undiscovered ClaimsRelated posts: […]

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Schorr Law Named one of the Top 20 Real Estate Law Firms

Updated on August 15, 2017 Schorr Law has been recently notified that it was chosen […]

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When Can a Landlord Keep a Security Deposit?

Updated on September 8, 2017 Many of us have been renters at one point in […]

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Element for Adverse Possession/Prescriptive Easements

ContentsWhat does “Adverse” mean?Adverse UseRelated posts: Updated on July 4, 2021 One of the factors […]

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Recent Changes to Beverly Hills Rent Control Laws

Updated on August 10, 2021 On February 21, 2017, the Beverly Hills City Council (“City […]

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Coaching a Witness During Deposition is Prohibited!

Updated on August 15, 2017 We have been taking a lot of depositions lately and, […]

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What Is an Appraisal Contingency & Why It Matters?

ContentsWhat is an Appraisal ContingencyWhy the Appraisal Contingency is ImportantContingency Clauses in Home PurchaseRelated posts: […]

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Neighbor Disputes and Attorney Fees under the Penal Code

ContentsWhat is the Law for Attorney Fees?When this Law will Apply?Related posts: Updated on August […]

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Statutes of Limitation for Quiet Title Claims

Updated on August 3, 2022 At the outset of bringing or defending any claim involving […]

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How to Initiate Probate Litigation in California

ContentsProbate Process in CaliforniaFile a Petition for ProbateRelated posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 Probate […]

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Surface Water and Adjoining Landowners

Contents“My property got water damage that came from my neighbor’s property. Who is responsible for […]

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Whose Property Line is it, Anyway?

Updated on May 21, 2021 Imagine coming home to find that your neighbor has built […]

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Zachary Schorr Named One of the Best Real Estate Lawyers in Los Angeles

Updated on August 3, 2022 Last week, we discovered an article on Investopedia.com where our Lead […]

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Zachary Schorr Quoted in the Wall Street Journal!

Updated on August 15, 2017 Last week, Schorr Law’s lead trial counsel was quoted in the Wall […]

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Material Facts Unknown to the Buyer/ Tenant

Updated on July 6, 2022 Recently, a non-disclosure case involving eminent domain was decided in […]

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Updated on July 12, 2021 Generally, a “trust” is an arrangement that creates fiduciary relationship […]

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Zachary Schorr Quoted on Realtor.com!

Updated on August 15, 2017 Earlier last week, Realtor.com quoted our Lead Trial Attorney Zachary Schorr when […]

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Effecting Transfer of Real Property – What Deed to Use?

ContentsWhat is a Deed?What is a Grant Deed?What is a Warranty Deed used for?What is […]

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3 Opciones Cuando un Vendedor de Casa Quiere Salir de Contrato

ContentsDemandar que el vendedor cumpla con los términos del contrato Hacer una demanda de specific […]

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Amending a Pleading – Kittredge Sports

Updated on August 15, 2017 What do Mammoth Lakes, California, skiing and ski rentals have to […]

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Top Two Real Estate Scams People Fall For

Contents1. Forged DeedsBest Way to Protect Against a Forged Deed2. Co-Owners of PropertyRelated posts: Updated on July […]

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3 Tips Before Buying Property with A Boyfriend or Girlfriend

ContentsBuying A House With Boyfriend/Girlfriend – Jointly Owned Property?1. Do you have a plan if […]

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What is a Partition Action In Real Estate?

Updated on August 3, 2022 Sometimes, when two (or more) people own the same piece […]

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Unlawful Detainer: Evictions Pending Appeal

ContentsLitigate Unlawful Detainer ActionsPossession Order AppealRelated posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 Litigate Unlawful Detainer […]

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What is Title Insurance?

ContentsWhat is Title Insurance?Whom Does it Protect?Related posts: Updated on January 27, 2022 If you […]

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Estimated Rent in Commercial Tenancies CCP 1161.1

Updated on August 3, 2022 Unlike residential unlawful detainer actions, in commercial unlawful detainers the […]

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California Statewide AirBnB Laws Coming?

Updated on July 6, 2022 There was an interesting article in the LA Times today […]

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What is a Homestecad Exemption?

Updated on August 3, 2022 A homestead exemption operates to protect a homeowner’s equity in […]

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Partition and Adverse Possession

ContentsPartition Action CaliforniaAdverse Possession CaliforniaRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 Partition Action California A […]

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Commercial Leases: Notice to Landlord and Tenant

ContentsWhat Makes a Commercial Lease Invalid?Related posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 What Makes a […]

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Zachary Schorr Chosen as Winner of the 2017 Corporate Intl Global Award

Updated on August 15, 2017 We are pleased to announce that Corporate INTL has notified […]

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What Are The Remedies for Interference With Easement?

Updated on May 21, 2021 A person who interferes with the use of an easement […]

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Is Foreclosure Debt Collection?

ContentsBackground of the CaseNinth Circuit’s OpinionRelated posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 Recently the Ninth […]

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When Probate is Necessary and Not Necessary?

ContentsWhat is Probate in California?When Is It Necessary and Not Necessary?Related posts: Updated on July […]

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Pros and Cons of Using A Bridge Loans

ContentsBridge Loan Financing ProsBridge Loan Financing ConsRelated posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 A bridge […]

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What is Probate? When is Probate Required?

ContentsWhat is Probate?What is Probate Court?Probate Attorney Los AngelesRelated posts: Updated on August 3, 2022 […]

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6 Celebrities Who Faced Eviction

Contents Tyga Kim Zolciak Amanda Bynes Courtney Love Jay Z and BeyoncéRelated posts: Updated on […]

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What is a Writ of Attachment?

ContentsWhat is Writ of AttachmentWrit of Attachment Requirements in CaliforniaRelated posts: Updated on November 1, […]

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

Updated on July 6, 2022When transferring or constructing real property, taxes are a real concern. […]

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C.A.R Purchase and Sale Dispute Resolution

Updated on June 30, 2022 At Schorr Law our real estate attorneys frequently litigate disputes […]

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5 Things to Know about a Transfer on Death Deed (TOD)

ContentsTransfer on Death Deed (TOD)Here are 5 key items to know about a TOD Deed:Related […]

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What is the Chain of Title?

ContentsReal Estate Chain of TitleWhen is the Chain of Title used?What does the Chain of […]

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California Adverse Possession Requirements

ContentsAdverse Possession RequirementsClaim of Right or Color of TitleActual, Open and NotoriousHostileContinuous PossessionPay All Taxes […]

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Contingencies in Purchase and Sale Contracts

Updated on August 15, 2017 In real estate terminology a contingency is a part of […]

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What is a Lis Pendens?

Updated on November 1, 2022 Lis pendens is latin for “suit pending”.   It is […]

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2 Tips To Get Ready to Sell Your Home

Updated on November 29, 2017 1.  Prepare Yourself Mentally that the Property May Take Longer to […]

California Unlawful Detainers – Step by Step Process

ContentsCalifornia Unlawful Detainer Flow ChartRelated posts: Updated on January 27, 2022 California Unlawful Detainer Flow […]

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5 Things to Know Before Buying a House in California

ContentsBuying a house in California  – First time buyerA Pre-Approval From a Mortgage Broker Is […]

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5 Things to Consider With Neighbor Lot Line Disputes

ContentsWhat is a neighbor dispute or a lot line dispute?1. Is there a survey?2. Use3. […]

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Are Sellers Required to Disclose That Their Property May be Haunted?

Updated on February 6, 2018 Are Sellers required to disclose that their property is haunted?  […]

Schorr Law Ranked No. 27 on 2016 Law Firm 500 List

Updated on September 26, 2017 Los Angeles, California, October 13, 2016 – This past Monday, […]

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Commercial Lease Indemnity Provisions

ContentsThe Facts:Landlord’s Response to Suit:The Ruling and Conclusion:Related posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 At […]

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The Ability to Grant Additional Easements over Existing Easements

Updated on May 21, 2021 Schorr Law’s Los Angeles based easement attorneys discuss whether a landowner […]

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Analysis: Anti-Slapp Motions in Landlord Tenant Context

Updated on August 15, 2017 C.C.P. section 425.16 allows for a special motion to strike […]

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5 HOA Member Rights Under the Davis Stirling Act

ContentsDavis Stirling Common Interest Development ActHOA Member Rights in Davis-Stirling ActRelated posts: Updated on May […]

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Easy Easements: Is there Such a Thing?

Updated on July 5, 2022 At Schorr Law our real estate lawyers Los Angeles have […]

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Purchase Disputes and the Implied Covenant of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

Updated on August 15, 2017 Every contract contains an implied covenant of good faith and […]

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Commercial Leasing – Rentable versus Usable Square Footgage

Updated on July 10, 2017 What is the difference between rentable and usable square feet? […]

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Mechanic’s Lien Recording Timeframe

Updated on February 2, 2018 Picerne Constr. Corp. v. Castellino Villas In general, Cal. Civ. […]

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Avoiding Mechanic’s Lien Claims by a Notice of Non Responsibility

Updated on July 5, 2022 In previous posts, we discussed the ramifications and requirements for […]

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The Scope of an Express Easement – The Right to Improvement

Updated on May 21, 2021 As discussed in previous posts, an express easement is an […]

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Zachary Schorr on ABC’s World News Tonight

Updated on August 15, 2017 Last Sunday, August 14, 2016, Schorr Law’s lead attorney Zachary Schorr […]

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Schorr Law Gets Partition Fees Awarded for Common Benefit

Updated on May 27, 2021 As busy Los Angeles partition attorneys we are constantly litigating […]

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Bankruptcy & Unequivocal Intent To Assume The Lease

Updated on July 6, 2022 The Law on Assumption or Rejection of Leases Pursuant to Bankruptcy […]

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Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions: A Sword and Shield

Updated on August 15, 2017 California has long recognized the validity of reciprocal agreements to […]

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3 Keys to Mechanic’s Liens in California

ContentsMechanics Lien CaliforniaPreliminary Notice RequiredTime Frame for Recording a lienAction to Enforce the LienRelated posts: […]

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Quieting Title to Real Property – Los Angeles

Updated on July 6, 2022 Quieting title is the process through which a party tries […]

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Property Owner Cannot Create Easement Over Own Land

ContentsMerger Doctrine Real EstateAn easement in land which he himself ownsRelated posts: Updated on December […]

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Zachary Schorr Quoted in Media Regarding Collection Matters

Updated on August 15, 2017 The Freelancer recently interviewed attorney Zachary Schorr for an article […]

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Business Innovators Magazine Interviews Zachary Schorr

Updated on July 11, 2017 This past week Business Innovators Magazine interviewed Schorr Law’s lead […]

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Demanding an Accounting in a Partition Claim

Updated on February 7, 2018 In California, especially in Southern California, our Los Angeles partition […]

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The Difference Between a Void and Voidable Deed

Updated on August 15, 2017 In previous blog posts, Schorr Law discussed the effect of a […]

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Back-Up Offers: Negotiation Leverage or Transaction Pitfall?

Updated on August 15, 2017 If you are selling commercial real estate, one of the […]

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What is an Equitable Servitude?

Updated on July 10, 2017 An equitable servitude is a legal term that is used, […]

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The Effect of SNDAs in Commercial Leases at a Foreclosure Sale

ContentsAttornmentNondisturbanceSubordinationRelated posts: Updated on December 1, 2021 A tenant’s rights and obligations after foreclosure will […]

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Why Does Evidence Code 622 for Recitals Matter?

Updated on August 15, 2017 At Schorr Law, our Los Angeles based real estate lawyers […]

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Slander of Title Based on a Recorded Lis Pendens

Updated on August 15, 2017 In our previous blog posts, Schorr Law discussed the effect […]

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What Distinguishes an Easement in Gross From an Appurtenant Easement

ContentsDo Easements Run with the LandEasement Appurtenant Vs Easement in Gross – DifferenceDefine Easement in […]

Commercial Lease Notice Provisions Strictly Construed

Commercial Lease Notice Provisions Strictly Construed

Updated on May 8, 2018 By default, a landlord who is seeking to evict a […]

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Expunging a Lis Pendens by Posting a Bond

Updated on August 15, 2017 In many of the real property cases our Los Angeles […]

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Compensation for Business Owners in Eminent Domain

Updated on August 15, 2017 It is well known that under eminent domain law, the […]

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Fair Market Value as Measure of Compensation for Eminent Domain

Updated on August 15, 2017 It is well settled that just compensation must be awarded […]

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Real Estate Attorney Zachary Schorr – Quoted in US News and World Report This Week

Updated on August 15, 2017 Schorr Law’s lead real estate attorney, Zachary D. Schorr, was […]

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Revival of an Easement by Merger

Updated on May 21, 2021 In a recent post, we discussed how easements can be terminated […]

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Impact of a Tenant’s Bankruptcy During Lease Term

Updated on August 15, 2017 A tenant’s bankruptcy or insolvency does not automatically terminate an […]

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Arbitration vs Court: Five Reasons to Choose Court

Contents(1) In court, you do not pay the judge(2) In arbitration, there is no appeal(3) In […]

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Buyer’s Remedy—Specific Performance

Updated on November 3, 2022 When a seller breaches his obligation to convey the property […]

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How To Use a Quiet Title Claim to Get On Title to Real Property

Updated on February 7, 2018 One of the more frequent scenarios we see in our […]

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Ownership of Fixtures

Updated on July 11, 2017 Fixtures are items of personal property that are so attached […]

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Zachary Schorr Wins “Real Estate Litigation Attorney of the Year in California”

Updated on August 15, 2017 Schorr Law is pleased to announce that CorporateINTL has selected […]

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Los Angeles Commercial Lease Attorney – Negotiating Commercial Lease Options

Contents1.  When is the option exercisable?2.  If you exercise the option, what will the new […]

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Extinguishment of Easements by Merger

ContentsEasement Termination by MergerExtinguishment of an Easement by MergerRelated posts: Updated on August 13, 2021 […]

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Commercial Lease Counseling – Exclusive Use Provisions

Updated on August 15, 2017 At Schorr Law, our commercial lease attorneys frequently provide our […]

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Partitioning Property Without A Referee

Updated on February 7, 2018 At Schorr Law, our Los Angeles based partition attorneys have […]

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The Anatomy of a Non-Disclosure Case – Reliance

Updated on July 5, 2022 For real property non-disclosure cases the law is relatively clear. […]

Terminating the Tenancy via a 60-Day Notice prior to filing an Unlawful Detainer

ContentsCalifornia civil code 1946.1California civil code 1942.5Related posts: Updated on September 7, 2021 California civil […]

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Escrow Deposit Disputes – A Bright Line Test

Updated on September 14, 2018 More and more with an active real estate market in […]

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Meet and Confer Now Required Before Demurrer

Updated on August 15, 2017 Effective January 1, 2016 before filing a demurrer in a […]

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Monetary Damages as Part of a Specific Performance Claim

Updated on August 15, 2017 When the buyer is awarded specific performance of a purchase […]

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Specific Performance Against Third Parties

Updated on August 15, 2017 Whenever we are presented with a new specific performance case […]

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Uphill Landowners May be Liable for Damage to Their Downhill Neighbors Caused by Surface Water Run-Off

ContentsUphill Property Owners Liable for DamageWater run-off onto your Downhill Neighbor’s PropertyConclusionRelated posts: Updated on […]

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Can a Landlord Enter Rental Property During a Commercial Tenancy?

Updated on August 15, 2017 Certain circumstances warrant a landlord’s entry onto the rental property […]

WHAT IS A PUBLIC UTILITY EASEMENT (PUE)?

What is a Public Utility Easement (PUE)?

ContentsPurpose Of Establishing A Utility EasementPUE AffectRelated posts: Updated on January 10, 2022 Most properties […]

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Whose Responsibility Is It to Maintain a Right-of-way?

ContentsWho Maintains a Right of Way EasementDriveway – Rights and Obligations to RepairThe California Law […]

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California Subjacent Support

Updated on July 10, 2017 Everyone knows that real estate in California is quite valuable. […]

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When Does a Mistake Preclude Formation of a Real Estate Contract?

Updated on August 15, 2017 As very active real estate attorneys in Los Angeles, we […]

What Is the Function of Escrow?

What Is the Function of Escrow?

Updated on July 5, 2022 What is the function of escrow? When do you typically […]

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Celebrity Evictions – Beyonce and Jay Z Forced to Move out of Los Angeles Home

Updated on August 15, 2017 There was an interesting article on la.curbed.com last week about […]

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Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts: What They Do

ContentsWhat is an Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust?How an ILIT worksStart with Create a TrustRelated posts: […]

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Equitable Easements in California

ContentsWhat is an Equitable Easement?How to determine if an Easement is Equitable?Related posts: Updated on […]

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Obtaining a Prescriptive Easement In California

ContentsCalifornia Prescriptive Easement RequirementsHow to Obtain a Prescriptive Easement in CaliforniaRelated posts: Updated on October […]

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Recording Priorities For Real Estate in California

Updated on August 15, 2017 As active real estate lawyers in Los Angeles County we […]

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Attorney Zachary Schorr in Money Magazine

Updated on August 15, 2017 Los Angeles Real Estate Attorney Zachary Schorr was recently featured […]

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Schorr Law Successfully Defeats $2.775 Million Specific Performance Claim

Updated on August 15, 2017 Schorr Law is pleased to announce that it successfully defeated […]

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Allowable Rent Increases in Los Angeles

Updated on August 15, 2017 A recent Los Angeles Weekly article reports that California rent […]

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Quitclaim Deed Fraud

ContentsHow To Deal with Quitclaim Deed Fraud?What Is The Penalty for Falsifying Quit Claim Deed?Related […]

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What are Totten Trusts, PODs, and TODs? And How Can I Use Them in My Estate Planning?

ContentsWhat is Totten Trusts, PODs, and TODs?Totten TrustsPayable on Death (POD)Transfer On Death (TOD)Related posts: […]

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Attorney Zachary Schorr Successfully Obtains Partition of 2 Properties

Updated on July 10, 2017 We are pleased to announce that Schorr Law won another […]

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Attorney Zachary Schorr Quoted on How to Break a Lease

Updated on August 15, 2017 Schorr Law’s lead real estate attorney Zachary D. Schorr, esq. […]

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Lead Attorney Zachary Schorr Settles Ownership Dispute

Updated on July 10, 2017 We are pleased to report that lead trial counsel attorney […]

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New Vacation Rental Rules Proposed for Los Angeles

Updated on June 18, 2021 According to the Los Angeles Times, City councilmen Bonin and […]

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How to Determine Lien Priority on Real Property

Updated on June 16, 2021 As real estate attorneys in Los Angeles, we frequently deal […]

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3 Factors to Consider When Deciding to Partition Real Property

Updated on February 7, 2018 As active real estate attorneys in California we frequently have […]

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What Is Easement by Necessity or an Easement Appurtenant?

ContentsWhat Is Easement By Necessity?How To Imply an Easement by Necessity – California LawHow to […]

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Creating Easements by Implied Grant or Reservation

ContentsImplied Easement Elements​When Implied Easement used?Related posts: Updated on August 6, 2021 Generally, easements can […]

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Creating Easements by Express Grant or Express Reservation

ContentsRequirements for Creating an EasementExpress Easement by Express ReservationEnforcing an EasementRelated posts: Updated on September […]

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What Is An Easement?

ContentsWhat An Easement is in Real EstateTypes of EasementsAffirmative EasementsNegative EasementMethods for Creating an Easement […]

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Fiduciary Duties Business Partners Have to Each Other

Updated on August 16, 2017 Business partners have duties to other partners within the partnership. This […]

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

Updated on August 16, 2017 After a entering into a residential income property purchase agreement […]

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Who Can Decide to Voluntarily Dissolve a Corporation?

Contents3 Way to Dissolve a Company in California1. Shareholder Action:2.  Board Action:3.  Incorporator Action:Related posts: […]

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When Can a Business Partner Sue Their Business Partner

Updated on August 16, 2017 Ordinarily, partners cannot sue each other for damages based on […]

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How to Authenticate Deposition Testimony

ContentsHow Does an Attorney use Deposition Testimony?How Does an Attorney Authenticate the Deposition Testimony?Deposition TranscriptRelated […]

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Airbnb Cuts Ties With 2 of Its Largest Hosts – Legal Implications

Updated on August 16, 2017 According to a recent article in the Los Angeles Times, […]

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Los Angeles Real Estate Attorney Zachary Schorr Named to SuperLawyers List Again

Updated on August 16, 2017 Schorr Law’s lead real estate attorney Zachary Schorr was named […]

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Eminent Domain: Just Compensation in California

Updated on August 16, 2017 At Schorr Law our attorneys have experience dealing with public […]

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Tips for Buying a House with a Boyfriend or Girlfriend

Updated on December 3, 2019 Ownership disputes among non-married couples are quite common.  These types […]

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How to Avoid Real Estate Fraud: Suggestions for Buyers and Sellers

ContentsFraudulently Selling a HouseSuggestions If You Are A BuyerBest Buyer ProtectionInvestigation of the Property Before […]

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Easements by Necessity for Landlocked Land

ContentsWhat is a Landlock Property?How to create an Easement for Landlock PropertyRelated posts: Updated on […]

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How to Obtain Partition by Sale Instead of Division in Kind

Updated on January 27, 2022 For the past 10 years the attorneys at Schorr Law […]

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Steps to Confirm a Partition by Sale of Real Property

Updated on August 21, 2018 In our previous blog posts, we discussed the different types […]

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General Plans – The Most Important Document in Land Use and Development

Updated on August 21, 2018 Whether you are involved in the business real estate development or […]

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Zachary Schorr Attorney – Analyzing Real Estate Trends

Updated on August 21, 2018 This post is by Zachary Schorr, Attorney: Every year I […]

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What are the Effects of a Divorce on a Living Will?

ContentsDo all Wills get Revoked After a Divorce?Effect of a Divorce On a Living WillDoes […]

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How to Enforce Non-Monetary Judgments Through Contempt

Updated on August 21, 2018 Contempt is any act, in or out of court, “which […]

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Bonding Around a Lis Pendens

Updated on August 21, 2018 A lis pendens is a recorded instrument, recorded in the […]

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Specific Performance of Real Property – Transaction Breachs

ContentsFailed transactionsDealing with real property transactionsTransactions dealing with a single-family dwellingRelated posts: Updated on January […]

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California Association of Realtors Purchase and Sale Agreement Changed

Updated on August 21, 2018 As Los Angeles based real estate lawyers we feel that […]

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Easements and Permanent Encroachments

ContentsEncroachment into EasementPermanent EncroachmentRelated posts: Updated on July 1, 2021 Encroachment into Easement One of […]

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Motions to Strike – Not Just For Improper Requests for Punitive Damages and Attorneys’ Fees

ContentsMotion to Strike Punitive Damages in CaliforniaLaw Allow Motion to StrikeMotion to Strike ExampleStrike the […]

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How to Quiet Title to Old Liens on Real Property

Updated on June 29, 2022 As Los Angeles real estate lawyers, dealing with commercial and […]

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Notices to Cure or Quit are Privileged and Cannot Form the Basis of Liability

Updated on August 16, 2017 If you are a landlord for either a residential or […]

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The Superior Court’s Ability to Execute Deeds and Documents

ContentsWhat is an Elisor in California?Execution of a DeedRelated posts: Updated on August 6, 2021 […]

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Effect of a Civil Fraud Judgment On Your Life

Updated on August 21, 2018 Consumers and businesses come across deceptive behavior in the regular […]

An Easement May Exist Despite a Deed Being Silent on its Existence

An Easement May Exist Despite a Deed Being Silent on its Existence

ContentsEasements Appurtenant and Easements in GrossCreating an Easements Appurtenant and in GrossRelated posts: Updated on […]

Partition Actions: Determining Proper Reimbursement of Advanced Funds

Partition Actions: Determining Proper Reimbursement of Advanced Funds

Updated on September 17, 2018 In California, when our partition attorneys deal with accountings that […]

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Mechanic’s Liens In California – Rights and Responsibilities

Updated on February 2, 2018 While many people may know the general concept of a […]

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What is an Anti-SLAPP Motion?

ContentsAnti-SLAPP MotionWhere to Use?Can Any One File Anti-SLAPP Motion?Related posts: Updated on October 19, 2021 […]

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When A Property Manager is Required to Have a Real Estate License

ContentsCondo Manager LicenseWhat Can an Unlicensed Property Manager Do?California Requirements for Property ManagementRelated posts: Updated […]

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Right to Jury Trial in Quiet Title Cases

Updated on August 21, 2018 There are few things in the law that people perceive […]

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Homeowner’s Rights When Removing a Lodger

ContentsEviction of LodgersWhen Lodgers can be EvictedTermination Notice to LodgerRelated posts: Updated on November 11, […]

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Writs of Attachment Against Non-California Residents

Updated on August 16, 2017 In one of our previous blog posts, Schorr Law dealt […]

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Zachary Schorr’s Appearance on ABC’s Nightline

Updated on August 16, 2017 Click below to watch Schorr Law’s lead trial counsel, Zachary […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Lot Line Adjustment Contract – Good Faith and Fair Dealing Required With Extensions of Time

Updated on August 28, 2017 In Los Angeles, where land is very valuable, we are […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

How To Resolve Property Value In Partition Cases

Updated on August 21, 2018 With real estate prices steadily rising in the Southern California […]

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How Prescriptive Easement Can be Created and How Does it Differ From Adverse Possession?

ContentsHow Prescriptive Easement Can be Created?Easement by Prescription without Express PermissionHow Adverse Possession is Differ […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Zachary Schorr named to SuperLawyers’ List for 3rd Year in a Row

Updated on August 16, 2017 Schorr Law’s, Zachary Schorr was named to SuperLawyers’ 2014 list […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Procedure For Selling Property After a Partition by Sale Judgment

ContentsStep 1: Manner of SaleStep 2: Sales ProceduresStep 3: NoticeStep 4: SaleStep 5: Confirmation of […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Southern California Homes Features Interview With Zachary Schorr

Updated on August 16, 2017 Schorr’s Law’s lead attorney Zachary Schorr is featured on Southern California […]

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Buyer Fails to Close Escrow – Liquidated Damages to Seller

Updated on September 14, 2018 Many purchase and sale agreements in California contain liquidated damages […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Standards for Obtaining a Preliminary Injunction in California

ContentsPreliminary Injunction StandardRelated posts: Updated on November 1, 2022 In many of our cases we […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Mortgage Brokers and Real Estate Brokers – One Set of Laws

Updated on September 14, 2018 According to the California Department of Real Estate, a mortgage […]

3 Day Notices in Commercial Leases Must Comply With the Terms of the Lease

Updated on August 21, 2018 Proper service of a valid notice to pay rent or […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

A Reasonable Estimate of Rent Due in Commercial Unlawful Detainers

Updated on August 21, 2018 Our commercial unlawful detainers frequently deal with complex demands for […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Recording Deeds with Documentary Transfer Tax Considerations

ContentsTransfer Tax IssuesClear Encumbrances to Title of Real EstateExemption From The Documentary Transfer TaxExemptionsRelated posts: […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Confirming and Enforcing An Arbitration Award

ContentsMotion to Enforce Arbitration AwardInvoke Ordinary Judgment EnforcementHow Long Does it Take to Confirm an […]

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Conservators Cannot Represent Conservatees In Pro Per (Without Counsel) in Legal Proceedings

ContentsAppointment of  a Conservator by CourtConservators must be LicensedRelated posts: Updated on September 15, 2021 […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Title Insurance – What Does It Mean to the Average Home Buyer

ContentsWhat is Title InsuranceTitle Insurance for Home buyersIn Real Estate TransactionsCover Recorded DefectsRelated posts: Updated […]

Mechanics Liens: 90 Days To Foreclose on a Mechanic’s Lien

Mechanics Liens: 90 Days To Foreclose on a Mechanic’s Lien

Contents90 Days Of Mechanic Lien in CaliforniaRelated posts: Updated on July 5, 2022 You probably […]

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Real Estate Dispute Mediations California

Contents1.  Pick a Real Estate Mediator in California With Relevant Experience.2.  Pick an Active Real […]

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Real Estate Ownership Disputes Require Knowledge of Available Remedies

Contents1. Partition:2. Quiet Title:3. Easements:Related posts: Updated on December 24, 2021 As real estate prices […]

Obtaining Payoff Demand Statements to Clear Title

Obtaining Payoff Demand Statements to Clear Title

ContentsPayoff Demand StatementRelated posts: Updated on January 27, 2022 In our December 09, 2013 post, […]

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Schorr Law Obtains Quiet Title and $100,000+ Judgment Against National Bank

Updated on June 2, 2022 This past fall Schorr Law was successful in obtaining a quiet […]

Notice to Pay Rent or Quit based on Reasonable Estimate of Rent Due in Commercial Unlawful Detainers

Notice to Pay Rent or Quit in Commercial Unlawful Detainers

ContentsNotice to Pay Rent or Quit in CaliforniaCalifornia Commercial Tenants Rights and EvictionRelated posts: Updated […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Do I Need a Building Permit in California for Construction Project?

ContentsWhat Happens if You Don’t Get a Home Remodeling Permit?Related posts: Updated on March 14, […]

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Commercial Unlawful Detainer Eviction Notice California

ContentsNotices in Commercial Leases Must Comply With the Terms of the LeaseRelated posts: Updated on […]

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Default Judgment in Action to Quiet Title Cases California

ContentsQuiet Title Actions and Defaults JudgmentRelated posts: Updated on April 1, 2022 Quiet title cases […]

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Real Property Ownership Disputes in California – Tips to Consider

ContentsProperty Ownership DisputesImportant Property Ownership Disputes Tips1. Do you claim a 100% interest in the […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Schorr Law Wins Multi-Million Dollar Trial Involving Adverse Possession

Updated on August 21, 2018 After a three week bench trial, Schorr Law’s Zachary D. […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Partition by Appraisal

ContentsWhat is a Partition by Appraisal?When Partition by Appraisal occur?Related posts: Updated on June 14, […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Adverse Possession Against a Cotenant

Updated on August 16, 2017 Schorr Law is about to enter week 3 of a […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

The Use of Litigation Guarantees in Real Property Matters

ContentsLitigation Guarantee in Real Property CasesRelated posts: Updated on February 3, 2022 As real estate […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Zachary Schorr Named Los Angeles SuperLawyer for 2013

ContentsTop Rated Los Angeles Real Estate Attorney | Super LawyersRelated posts: Updated on February 26, […]

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Effect of Bankruptcy Filing on Residential Unlawful Detainer

ContentsWhat Happens When You File a Bankruptcy Petition?Related posts: Updated on February 26, 2022 The […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Los Angeles Quiet Title – Verified Complaints

ContentsQuiet Title Complaint CaliforniaRelated posts: Updated on February 3, 2022 In California, most complaints do […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Commercial Lease – Subordination and Non-Disturbance Agreements

ContentsSNDA – What Is It and Why Is It Important in Commercial Real Estate?Related posts: […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Bench Trial versus Jury Trial – A New Twist in the Decision

ContentsJury Vs Bench Trial – Things You Should KnowRelated posts: Updated on February 3, 2022 […]

Clearing Title Through a Quiet Title Action

Clearing Title Through a Quiet Title Action

ContentsQuiet title action to clear title.Requirements for quiet title actions.Related posts: Updated on January 27, […]

Recovering Attorneys’ Fees in a California Lawsuit

Recovering Attorneys’ Fees in a California Lawsuit

ContentsAttorneys’ Fees in CaliforniaWinning and Losing Party in a LawsuitCases Where No Fees Provided by […]

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3 Options For A Buyer When A Seller Backs Out of Escrow

ContentsSeller backing out of escrow1.  Demand the seller comply with the terms of the contract.2. […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Zachary Schorr quoted in First Time Home Buyer’s Guide

Updated on August 16, 2017 Lead real estate attorney Zachary D. Schorr was recently quoted […]

Settling Adversary Complaints in Bankruptcy Court

Updated on August 15, 2018 Our Los Angeles real estate law firm handles a large […]

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Los Angeles Commercial Easement Attorney – Disputes

Updated on May 21, 2021 In our Los Angeles based real estate easement practice we […]

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Handling Commercial Leasing Disputes – Step 1

Updated on July 6, 2022 As Los Angeles real estate attorneys, one of the most […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California – CCP 631(b)

ContentsChanges in Deadline for Filing Jury FeesFiled At Least 25 Calendar Days Before TrialCCP 631Related […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Easement Vs Private Eminent Domain Use

Updated on September 7, 2022 An easement is a special right granted by the government […]

Don’t Miss the New Due Date for Jury Fee Deposits in California

Los Angeles Real Estate Attorney: Purchase and Sale Dispute

Updated on August 15, 2018 As a Los Angeles real estate attorney, one of the […]

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