It is common practice when dating documents to simply use the last two numbers of the year, however, police departments and other public agencies have warned the abbreviation of the year 2020 could lead to fraud on legal documents.
Happy 2020! As we head into another property tax season, it is important for homeowners, investors and real estate professionals to better understand CA’s Proposition 60 and 90 (Prop 60 & 90), which provide certain tax relief for qualified homeowners age 55 or over.
Happy Holidays! It’s nearly the end of the year, here are five previously discussed Legal Matters that real estate professionals should continuously be aware heading into the New Year.
The California legislature passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), making significant changes to the state’s consumer data privacy law.
The CAR forms are standard real estate transaction documents created by the California Association of Realtors (“CAR”).
Reaffirming the longstanding and obvious procompetitive benefit of the Multiple Listing Service, the National Association of Realtors (“NAR”) board of directors voted 729-70 on Monday to pass a restriction on “pocket listings” and “private listing networks.”
One of the many questions we receive from real estate agents is how to count “Days” in the California standard purchase contracts (CAR and PRDS).
Last Tuesday, Gov. Newsom signed a dozen real estate related bills into law to address the state’s rising housing crisis.
The PRDS and C.A.R. contracts are set up to allow a buyer to investigate the property and request repairs during the inspection contingency period.
As many people in the industry are aware, the California legislature passed AB 1482 last week, commonly known as the statewide “rent cap bill.”