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Partition Actions in South El Monte

South El Monte is a city located in the San Gabriel Valley region of Los Angeles County, California. It is bordered by El Monte to the north, Rosemead to the east, and the cities of Pico Rivera and Montebello to the south. The city has a population of approximately 20,000 and is known for its diverse population and its small-town atmosphere. The city is home to a variety of businesses, including manufacturing, retail, and service industries. South El Monte is also home to several parks and recreational facilities, including the South El Monte Community Center, which offers a variety of activities for residents.

According to Zillow, the median home value in South El Monte, California is $521,400 as of 2021. As of the 2020 United States Census, the population of South El Monte, California was 20,116.

Experienced Real Estate Partition Action Attorneys Serving South El Monte

Talkov Law’s attorneys serving Los Angeles 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 is that these statutes provide 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 types of properties can be subject to a partition action in California? All co-owned real or personal property can be partitioned under California law. Cal. Civ. Proc. Code § 872.020.
  • What is a partition action and when is it necessary?
  • What are my partition rights for inherited property? Co-owners of inherited property generally have the absolute right to force the sale of the property through a partition action.
  • Can a partition action be stopped or dismissed in California? The truth is that there are very few affirmative defenses in a partition action, and those defenses are rarely applied by courts in California.
  • How will the property be divided if a partition action is successful? In most partition actions, the property will be sold, rather than being divided. If the property is eligible for partition in-kind, the court can appoint a referee to prepare a report on dividing the property in a manner that does not damage the value of the fractional interests.

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    Bordessa v. Lanker – Partition Action Case Study

    In the legal case of Bordessa v. Lanker, 2009 WL 756975, A120733 (24-Mar-2009) , the issue of partition was at the center of the dispute. The case involved a dispute between two siblings over the ownership of a family home. The siblings had inherited the home from their parents, and the siblings had agreed to partition the home, with one sibling taking the upstairs portion and the other taking the downstairs portion. However, the siblings had not been able to agree on the terms of the partition, and the dispute had gone to court. The court had to decide whether the siblings should be allowed to partition the home, and if so, how the partition should be accomplished. The court ultimately ruled that the siblings should be allowed to partition the home, and it set out the terms of the partition.

    Contact our Team of Experienced Partition Lawyers Serving the City of South El Monte, County of Los Angeles, California

    Our South El Monte partition litigation attorneys will work diligently to obtain a favorable outcome on your behalf, whether by negotiation or litigation. Talkov law unlocks access to justice for co-owners by funding your case. For qualified cases, you pay no fees until we successfully partition your property by obtaining a sale on the market or to your co-owner! For a free consultation with California’s first and largest team of partition attorneys at Talkov Law, call (626) 777-3300 or contact us online today.

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