Articles from September 2012

IF A SURVEY CAN ACCURATELY LOCATE THE BOUNDARY LINE BETWEEN TWO PROPERTIES, THEN AN ENCROACHING FENCE CANNOT ESTABLISH A DIFFERENT BOUNDARY BY AGREEMENT

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

The California Court of Appeal recently held that a long standing encroaching fence does not establish the new property line between two parcels despite the agreement of the adjacent owners, if a survey can accurately determine the true property line.   Martin v. Van Bergen (2012) 146 Cal.Rptr.3d 667.

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AFTER JANUARY 1, 2013, HOMEOWNERS WHO REFINANCE PURCHASE MONEY LOANS AND THEN DEFAULT, WILL RETAIN ANTI-DEFICIENCY PROTECTION FOLLOWING FORECLOSURE

Monday, September 17th, 2012