Partition Actions in Glendale
Glendale is a city located in Los Angeles County, California. It is situated in the San Fernando Valley, just 8 miles north of downtown Los Angeles. Glendale is known for its diverse population, vibrant culture, and beautiful scenery. The city is home to a variety of attractions, including the Glendale Galleria, the Americana at Brand, and the Alex Theatre. Glendale is also home to a number of parks, including the Verdugo Mountains Regional Park, the Glendale Sports Complex, and the Glendale Narrows Riverwalk. The city is also home to a number of museums, including the Museum of Neon Art, the Museum of the American West, and the Museum of Neon Art. Glendale is a great place to live, work, and play.
According to Zillow, the median home value in Glendale, California is $735,000 as of 2021. As of 2020, the population of the California area of Glendale is 203,717.
Experienced Real Estate Partition Action Attorneys Serving Glendale
Talkov Law’s attorneys serving Los Angeles County are exceptionally experienced in the area of California partition actions. California partition actions provide a legal mechanism for co-owners of real property to divide the property among themselves. The partition statutes allow a co-owner to file a lawsuit in court to have the property divided, either physically or by sale. The court will then order the division of the property in a way that is fair and equitable to all parties. The partition statutes also provide that any proceeds from the sale of the property must be divided among the co-owners in proportion to their respective interests in the property.
Our team of partition attorneys can assist co-owners with frequently asked questions about partitions, such as:
- Are there ways to make my partition action less expensive? There are numerous ways to obtain a less expensive partition action in California. For example, having your documents organized can ensure you don’t have to pay your attorney to go through a disorganized mess to get the information they need.
- How does a partition action work in California?
- What are the potential outcomes of a partition action? The most likely outcome in a partition action is that the plaintiff receives fair value for their interest in the property either through a sale to a third party or to the defendant. In rare cases, a property can be divided, through this is not applicable to single family residences with no surplus land.
- How long does a partition action take in California?” Most partition actions are complete in 3 to 6 months because most cases settle in either a buyout or agreed sale. However, some cases can drag on for 6 to 12 months.
- What is the average cost of a partition action? The usual cost for a partition action is about $8,000 to $12,000, depending on the complexity. Some cases settle quickly after the defendant receives the partition complaint, while others can drag on longer if there are more complex issues or delay tactics by the defendant.
Chalta v. Biller – Partition Action Case Study
In the legal case of Chalta v. Biller, 212 Cal. 745 (1931), the issue of partition was at the center of the dispute. The case involved a dispute between two siblings over the partition of a piece of real property that had been inherited from their father. The siblings had agreed to divide the property into two equal parts, but the defendant argued that the plaintiff had not followed the agreement and had instead taken more than her share of the property. The court ultimately ruled in favor of the plaintiff, finding that the defendant had failed to prove that the plaintiff had taken more than her share of the property. The court also noted that the defendant had failed to provide any evidence that the plaintiff had acted in bad faith or had acted in a manner that was contrary to the agreement.
Contact our Team of Experienced Partition Lawyers Serving the City of Glendale in the County of Los Angeles, California.
Our partition litigation attorneys will work diligently to obtain a favorable outcome on your behalf, whether by negotiation or litigation. Call the experienced real estate partition attorneys at Talkov Law at (818) 900-7700 or contact us online for a free consultation about your co-ownership issues.
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