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Talkov Law Quoted in The Real Deal Article About $126m Los Angeles Home Known as “The One”

Talkov Law’s President Scott Talkov was recently quoted by The Real Deal Los Angeles on his legal opinions about conflicts arising from the sale of one of the most expensive homes in history. Known as “The One,” the 105,000 square foot mega-mansion in the hills of Los Angeles entered into bankruptcy court when the debts … Read More

Code of Civil Procedure 874.319 CCP Considerations for Partition in Kind (Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act)

Code of Civil Procedure 874.319 CCP – Considerations for Partition in Kind (Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act)

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.319 is the California partition statute that establishes whether or not a partition in kind would result in great prejudice to the cotenants of the property under the California Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act. The statute states the following: (a) In determining whether partition in kind would result in great prejudice to … Read More

Unequal Down Payments in Property Co-Ownership Disputes & Partition Actions

Unequal Down Payments and Ownership Interests in Property Co-Ownership Disputes (Partition Actions)

One of the most common issues that arises in California real estate co-ownership disputes and related partition actions is the remedy for a party who pays more than their fractional share of the down payment. For example, perhaps Sally and Joe purchase a home together, with Sally paying $100,000 of the down payment, while Joe … Read More

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Code of Civil Procedure 872.530 CCP – Personal Representatives; Joinder; Affidavits (Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 872.530 is the California partition statute that outlines how to file a partition action against a co-owner who is deceased or believed to be deceased. The statute further describes what should be done if a deceased party’s personal representative is known or unknown as follows: (a) If a person described in Section … Read More

California - Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act

Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act – California – The Ultimate Guide

What is the Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act (UPHPA) in California? The Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act in California is the new law from the California legislature that makes it easier to solve co-ownership disputes between heirs and others owning family property. The law was created to address perceived abuse in California partition … Read More

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.710 Report of Sale by Referee, Contents in Partition Actions

Code of Civil Procedure 873.710 CCP – Report of Sale by Referee; Contents (Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.710 is the California partition statute that lays out what information should be included in a referee’s report. The statute states that a referee’s report written by a partition referee should have: (a) Upon making a sale of property, the referee shall report the sale to the court. (b) The … Read More

CCP 873.830 Setoff in Lieu of Payment of Estate for Life or Years in Partition Actions

Code of Civil Procedure 873.830 – Setoff in Lieu of Payment of Estate for Life or Years (Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.830 is the California partition statute that authorizes setoff instead of payment. The statute provides that: Where a part only of the property is sold, a tenant for life or years in an undivided share of the whole property may have his estate equitably set off in any part of … Read More

Code of Civil Procedure 873.840 – Treatment of Successive Estates in Partition Actions Talkov Law

Code of Civil Procedure 873.840 – Treatment of Successive Estates (Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.840 is the California partition statute that describes the treatment of successive estates in partition actions. The statute provides that: (a) The court shall ascertain the proportion of the proceeds of sale that will be a just and reasonable sum for the satisfaction of the estate of a tenant for … Read More

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Partition by Sale in California

What is a Partition by Sale? A partition action is the only court-ordered process in California to bring an end to co-ownership disputes by dividing real estate equitably among co-owners. California law allows for three manners of partition: partition in kind, partition by appraisal, and partition by sale. California partition statutes allow for all three … Read More

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Partition in Kind in California

How Does Partition in Kind Work in California Law? A partition action in California is the only court-ordered process to bring an end to co-ownership disputes by dividing real estate equitably among co-owners. California law allows for three manners of partition: partition by sale, partition by appraisal, and partition in kind. A partition in kind is … Read More

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