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Code of Civil Procedure 872.630. Liens; Status and Priority(Partition Actions)

Code of Civil Procedure 872.630. Liens; Status and Priority(Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 872.630 is the California partition statute that describes how the court addresses liens, including their status and priority, in a partition lawsuit. The statute provides that: (a) To the extent necessary to grant the relief sought or other appropriate relief, the court shall determine the status and priority of all … Read More

Code of Civil Procedure 873.240 CCP – Division by Lots or Parcels (Partition Actions)

Code of Civil Procedure 873.240 CCP – Division by Lots or Parcels (Partition Actions)

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.240 is the California partition statute that describes how property will be physically divided in a partition lawsuit. The statute provides that: Where real property consists of more than one distinct lot or parcel, the property shall be divided by such lots or parcels without other internal division to the … Read More

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.321 filing report for open-market sales partition of real property act

Code of Civil Procedure 874.321 CCP – Filing report for open-market sales (Partition of Real Property Act)

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.321 is the California partition statute that describes what details of the sale of the property are required to be submitted to the court under the California Partition of Real Property Act. The statute provides that: (a) A broker appointed to offer property for open-market sale shall file a report with the … Read More

Hunter v. Schultz - Offset for Rental Value Against Co-Owner in Possession

Offsets for Rental Value Against Co-Owners in Sole Possession – Hunter v. Schultz – California Partition Actions

One of the most common disputes in a partition action arise when the co-owner in sole possession has also been paying all of the expenses. That co-owner often believes that they will collect all of their expenses in an accounting in a partition action. Effectively, the issue is whether the co-owner out of possession can … Read More

Code of Civil Procedure 874.314 CCP – Method of service; notice by publication (Partition of Real Property Act)

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.314 is the California partition statute that explains partition alternatives under the California Partition of Real Property Act. The statute provides that: (a) This act does not limit or affect the method by which service of a complaint in a partition action may be made. (b) If the plaintiff in … Read More

Property Sold in a Partition Action in California

How is a Property Sold in a Partition Action in California?

How is the sale of a California property conducted in a partition action? Throughout the process of a partition action in California, the end goal is almost always to force the sale of jointly owned property. With the court ordering the sale, it can be confusing how it goes about doing this. How exactly is … Read More

Waiver of Right to Partition in California

When relationships sour and one party wants out of a co-ownership relationship by way of a partition action, the other party may feel betrayed and outraged. These feelings of resentment often manifest themselves in legal proceedings as defendants are quick to claim just about anything to try to delay the inevitable sale of the property … Read More

Attorney's Fees in a California Partition Action

Attorney’s Fees in a California Partition Action

Attorney’s Fees in a Partition Action in California Of all of the questions we are asked as partition attorneys, questions revolving around attorney’s fees are some of the most common. Co-ownership disputes and an ensuing partition action can be expensive when a co-owner refuses to cooperate with the sale of the property. Even further, recovering … Read More

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.920

Code of Civil Procedure 873.920 CCP – Agreement; Contents (Partition by Appraisal)

California Code of Civil Procedure 873.920 is the California partition statute that specifies what is required for the manner of partition known as a partition by appraisal. The statute provides that: The agreement shall be in writing filed with the clerk of court and shall include: (a) A description of the property. (b) The names … Read More

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.318

Code of Civil Procedure 874.318 CCP – Partition Alternatives (Partition of Real Property Act)

California Code of Civil Procedure 874.318 is the California partition statute that explains partition alternatives under the California Partition of Real Property Act. The statute provides that: (a) If all the interests of all cotenants that requested partition by sale are not purchased by other cotenants pursuant to Section 874.317, or if after conclusion of the … Read More

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