Month: June 2016

Residential real estate market competitive in California

The most challenging part of the real estate market in California today is the lack of inventory. Most residential real estate transactions are involving multiple offers, which is pushing home prices higher than their list prices. In addition, houses are being...

Tips may help those selling residential real estate

The housing market in California and other parts of the U.S. is constantly changing. Thus, a homeowner who wants to sell might end up facing a seller's market, characterized by bidding wars and increasing prices. The homeowner might also face a buyer's market, in...

Disputes regarding non-compete agreements

In a past post, we discussed how it is sometimes possible to ask another business not to compete with a business-to-business non-compete agreement. These agreements are especially common in two scenarios: when one business purchases another business and the buyer asks...

Can you ask another business not to compete?

Generally when we think about non-compete agreements, we think of contracts that companies have employees sign, promising that the employee won't steal confidential information or directly compete with the company for a certain length of time after leaving.However,...

California dominates list of hot residential real estate markets

When it comes to buying and selling houses, the state of California is one of the hottest markets in the United States. Throughout the country, the asking prices for residential real estate properties reached record highs during the month of May. In addition, houses...