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Death of the Independent Contractor: The Dynamex Decision and Beyond

Death of the Independent Contractor: The Dynamex Decision and Beyond

On Thursday, May 2, 2019, the 2018 California Supreme Court ruling that created a strict standard for determining who is an employee, and making it almost impossible for companies to…

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When Puppy Training and Real Estate Law Intersect

When Puppy Training and Real Estate Law Intersect

Those of us in the real estate world understand that our business doesn’t follow the traditional 9-5 Monday through Friday schedule. That’s why I’ve been able to volunteer as a…

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Real Estate Contracts: What to Look For

Real Estate Contracts: What to Look For

When you finally receive an offer on your home, you’ll receive a contract with several pages of terms, conditions and multiple additional documents. Most real estate contracts are prepared in…

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Can the Buyer Back Out of a Real Estate Contract?

Can the Buyer Back Out of a Real Estate Contract?

A real estate contract is legally binding, and the general expectation is that both buyer and seller will each fulfill their ends of the deal. However, there are clauses that…

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New Legislation Results in New Disclosures for Real Estate Transactions

New Legislation Results in New Disclosures for Real Estate Transactions

Effective January 1, 2019, Assembly Bill 1289 triggered new laws impacting real estate disclosure requirements. Real estate agencies should update their disclosure forms to reflect the new laws, if they…

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Mandatory Mediation in Home Purchase Contracts in California

Mandatory Mediation in Home Purchase Contracts in California

Real estate purchases are among the largest and most complicated transactions many of us will ever make. While we all hope it won’t happen to us, it’s not surprising when…

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Protecting the Assets You Leave to Your Children
April 20, 2017

Protecting the Assets You Leave to Your Children

It’s a rare situation, but it does sometimes happen: Both parents pass away while their children are still minors, or are young adults without the experience to handle a large…

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Protect Your Parents – Before Incapacity Strikes
April 10, 2017

Protect Your Parents – Before Incapacity Strikes

Your parent is suddenly critically ill, in the hospital, and unable to make medical or financial decisions. Without your help, bills won’t be paid and the appropriate nursing care might…

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When is Real Estate Withholding Required?
March 24, 2017

When is Real Estate Withholding Required?

You sell your home for a tidy profit…. and you’re surprised on closing day when the state of California withholds some of your gain. What just happened? Does California really…

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Why Did My Property Taxes Go Up?
March 12, 2017

Why Did My Property Taxes Go Up?

Most homeowners have to juggle not only their mortgage, but also mortgage insurance premiums, homeowner’s insurance premiums, and property taxes. Generally speaking, all of these items might be included in…

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Forming a Business: S-Corp or C-Corp?
February 10, 2017

Forming a Business: S-Corp or C-Corp?

When starting a new business, or deciding to change your existing structure, one of the biggest decisions you will face involves S-corporations versus C-corporations. Each type of corporate structure offers…

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Exclusions to Property Tax Reassessments
January 30, 2017

Exclusions to Property Tax Reassessments

  Don’t you just love paying property taxes?  Well, no, no one enjoys that. But we all accept these taxes as a necessary part of living in our beautiful communities….

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