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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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Should I Choose Arbitration in the Residential Purchase Agreement?
November 19, 2018

Should I Choose Arbitration in the Residential Purchase Agreement?

Purchasing a home requires a lot of decisions. Sometimes a choice seems obvious, such as the option to hire a home inspector. In other cases, you might worry that making…

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Avoiding Probate and Passing Real Property to Your Heirs
October 29, 2018

Avoiding Probate and Passing Real Property to Your Heirs

We all hope that after passing, our property will pass to the person or persons we choose. But how do we ensure that will be the case? In California, the…

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What Should a Tenant Look for in a Commercial Lease?
October 11, 2018

What Should a Tenant Look for in a Commercial Lease?

A new space for your business means new opportunities for growth and success. Of course, there is another side to that coin. Signing a commercial lease also creates financial and…

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Do You Need a Pool Inspection Prior to Buying a Home?
September 25, 2018

Do You Need a Pool Inspection Prior to Buying a Home?

You’ve found the perfect home, and it has a pool. You’re ready to proceed with a home inspection and possibly make an offer on the property. But wait; do you…

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The Advantage of Mediation in Real Estate Contract Disputes
September 7, 2018

The Advantage of Mediation in Real Estate Contract Disputes

Imagine that you’ve purchased a home, only to discover that the sellers purposely omitted details about the basement which routinely floods. (Yes, in fact there are basements in California!) Or,…

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What Should a Buyer Look for When Reviewing Seller Disclosures?
August 21, 2018

What Should a Buyer Look for When Reviewing Seller Disclosures?

With regard to real estate transactions, seller disclosures lend critical information to the final purchasing decision. Disclosures are designed to bring serious known issues to the buyers’ attention, concerning safety…

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