Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Real Estate Transactions

588 | 3.0 credits


This course is designed to examine the legal and economic aspects of land sales transactions. A study is made of the typical documentation used in such transactions; the roles of the real estate broker and the lawyer; the rights, liabilities and remedies of the buyer and seller arising out of their contract; sources and alternative forms of financing; basic tax considerations; forms of ownership; title protection devices; and development alternatives.