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Westside Estate Agency, Inc. v. Randall

A broker’s agreement to negotiate the purchase or sale of real property falls within the statute of frauds and must be in writing.  Civ. Code 1624(a)(4) requires a broker’s agreement to buy or sell real property to be in writing.  146 more words

Real Property

People ex rel. Department of Transportation v. Presidio Performing Arts Foundation

In an eminent domain proceeding, once the defendant owner proves it has goodwill to lose, it may use any reasonable method to prove the amount of goodwill lost due to condemnation of its real property.  174 more words

Real Property

Legal Help for NJ Veterans Facing Foreclosure

As we honor those who served our country this Veteran’s Day, it’s important to know that there are thousands of homeless veterans in our country. Furthermore, there are over a million veterans who are in danger of facing foreclosure in the near future. 560 more words

Real Property

Bankruptcy After Divorce: Can Property Settlements be Discharged?

Couples who are going through a separation or divorce learn very quickly how expensive it is to split up a marriage. Firstly, the added costs of simply living in two different residences add up fast. 539 more words


Nellie Gail Ranch Owners Association v. McMullin

Defendant could not support his adverse possession claim with respect to a retaining wall he built on adjoining property that belonged to plaintiff homeowners’ association.  … 448 more words

Real Property

After Foreclosure: Living in a Bank-Owned Home

As we make our way toward the end of the 2016 calendar year, we’re creeping up on the 10 year mark of the start of the U.S. 638 more words

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Alienation of real estate by gift

(Source: Isin v Ozen NSWSC 1480; - per Hallen J)

Alienation of real estate will be effective, in equity, by gift, if the gift is “complete”: … 1,068 more words

Trusts & Trustee Law