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3 things landlords may not know about evictions

Whether you own a building with two dozen one-bedroom apartments or rent out your mother's former home to a family, working as a landlord can be a frustrating job. Regardless of whether it is your primary source of income or just a way to defray the costs of owning a...

3 reasons California landlords can evict their tenants

Landlords and tenants need a basic understanding of California rental laws, or they risk getting taken advantage of or losing money. Landlords have limitations on their rights once they lease the property to tenants, and the lease tenants sign also limits what they...

There are multiple ways to resolve disputes with tenants

Landlords and their tenants don’t always get along, and that can be problematic. If you are a landlord and have a problem with a tenant, you may be frustrated and eager to evict them, because you want to move on and have a tenant who doesn’t cause you problems. At the...

3 ways to spot an invalid will

Usually, you want nothing more than to uphold the last wishes of a loved one who recently died. Their will or estate plan will is the foundation for their lasting legacy. What they want to leave to their loved ones is a reflection not only of their relationships but...

Strong business contracts benefit your business

Contracts are some of the most valuable tools available to a California business. Legal agreements allow two or more parties to enter into a business relationship confident of their rights and responsibilities. When entering into any type of business relationship, it...