Category Archives: California Real Estate Law

Real Estate Property Transfers In California: Reasons, Methods and Issues

Even though the number of home sales has diminished in recent years, many people are still transferring real estate property for a variety of reasons. The most common type of property transfer is for a parent who transfers the title … Continue reading

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Community Property vs. Separate Property in California: Why the Facebook IPO Makes This Topic Relevant

It is fairly well-known that one of the primary reasons for divorce is a downturn in a married couple’s financial situation. The hardship of survival without enough money to pay your bills will put a strain on even the happiest … Continue reading

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California Real Estate Market Improvement Will Be Influenced By Hispanic, Elderly, And First-Time Home Buyers

We recently read an interesting article by Catherine New at DailyFinance.com about the impact of Latino home buyers on the real estate market’s recovery in California and other states with a large Hispanic population. According to the article, the Hispanic … Continue reading

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Foreclosure Modification Act Could Become Real Estate Law in California. For Now, Loan Modification Can Help

We have recently written about short sales as a means of avoiding foreclosure or bankruptcy, so this week we will mention loan modification as another way to avoid losing your house and credit. A loan modification is one possible tactic … Continue reading

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