Partition Actions in Loomis
Loomis is a small town located in Placer County, California. It is situated in the Sierra Nevada foothills, about 25 miles northeast of Sacramento. The town is known for its rural atmosphere and its proximity to the American River. It is home to a variety of outdoor activities, including fishing, camping, hiking, and biking. The town is also home to several wineries, and is a popular destination for wine tasting. Loomis is also home to a variety of restaurants, shops, and other businesses.
According to Zillow, the median home value in Loomis, California is $619,400 as of 2021. The population of the California area of Loomis is 8,493, according to the 2020 United States Census.
Experienced Real Estate Partition Action Attorneys Serving Loomis
Talkov Law’s attorneys serving Placer County are exceptionally experienced in the area of California partition actions. A California partition action is a law that allows co-owners of real property to divide the property among themselves. The partition statutes provide a legal mechanism for co-owners to divide the property without having to go through the court system. The partition statutes allow co-owners to divide the property either by agreement or by court order. If the co-owners cannot agree on how to divide the property, then the court will divide the property in a way that is fair and equitable to all parties. The partition statutes also provide that any partition of the property must be in accordance with the laws of the state of California. The legal effect of the partition statutes is that it provides a legal mechanism for co-owners to divide their property without having to go through the court system.
Our team of partition attorneys can assist co-owners with frequently asked questions about partitions, such as:
- What is a partition action and when is it necessary?
- Will the plaintiff win a California partition action? The plaintiff almost always prevails in a partition. This is because the right to partition is absolute under California law. Most partition actions result in the Defendant agreeing to sell the property or buyout the plaintiff’s interest in the property, which is generally the plaintiff’s goal.
- What are the steps involved in a partition action in California? The first step is to file a partition complaint in California, which is followed by a request for the court to enter an interlocutory judgment of partition, thereby appointing a partition referee under the partition statutes.
- Who can file a partition action in California? Generally, any co-owner of real property can file a partition action.
- How to force the sale of jointly owned property? A partition action is the only statutory method to ensure the end of the co-ownership dispute.
Weinsaft v. Deckel – Partition Action Case Study
In the legal case of Weinsaft v. Deckel, 2022 WL 17546706, B313200 (9-Dec-2022) , the issue of partition was at the center of the dispute. The plaintiff, Weinsaft, and the defendant, Deckel, were co-owners of a parcel of real property. Weinsaft sought to partition the property, while Deckel opposed the partition. The court had to determine whether the partition should be granted and, if so, how the property should be divided. The court considered the parties’ respective interests in the property, the value of the property, and the potential costs of partitioning the property. Ultimately, the court granted the partition, ordering that the property be divided into two equal parts.
Contact our Team of Experienced Partition Lawyers Serving the City of Loomis in the County of Placer, 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 (916) 668-3300 or contact us online for a free consultation about your co-ownership issues.