What you need to know about holding title to real estate

By Barbara Craig | on 11/18/2015 | Posted in: Real Estate

Many people who buy homes aren’t aware that there are four different ways to hold the title to real estate in California. Most home purchases involve more than one person – either a married or domestic partnership couple, or multiple family members.

ways to hold title in california - san pedro attorneyThe way these individuals collectively own the real property – commonly referred to as “holding title” or “taking title” to the property – has hugely significant long-term legal and financial implications. If you are considering the purchase of a home, contemplating changes to the ownership structure of your home, or wondering what your ownership rights are with respect to a home you currently own, be sure to check out my latest article: 4 Ways to Hold Title in California.