Real Property Law
Whether you’re handling landlord-tenant disputes, real property purchases and sales, construction contracts and disputes, land use or development projects, or environmental issues, CEB has the tools and comprehensive coverage you need to successfully navigate the complex legal and regulatory framework of California real property.

With CEB’s Real Property content, you can: 

Practice Guides

Rely on CEB’s expert community of contributing judges and lawyers to frame and organize the legal issues for you before you dive into case law research or start drafting. The most trusted and comprehensive California-specific practice guides available. 

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Select Forms

Jump-start your drafting with select forms, available as part of many CEB practice guides. 

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Primary Law

Leverage our best-in-class legal search to find the most relevant content, fast. Narrow your results with advanced filters, including court, cause of action, procedural posture, and disposition. Coverage includes California Court of Appeals and Supreme Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and U.S. Supreme Court case law, as well as the California Codes and California Constitution.  

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Is that case still good? Find out at a glance. Color-coded treatment flags let you know immediately whether a case has negative history and which subsequent decision is responsible for the most critical treatment.  

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Included Titles

Expanded! More titles than in the classic OnLAW subscription.

Business Entities

  • Forming and Operating California Limited Liability Companies
  • Selecting and Forming Business Entities

Commercial Leasing Transactions & Disputes

  • Ground Lease Practice
  • Office Leasing: Drafting and Negotiating the Lease
  • Retail Leasing: Drafting and Negotiating the Lease

Common Interest Developments

  • Advising California Common Interest Communities
  • Forming California Common Interest Developments

Construction Contracts & Disputes

  • California Construction Contracts, Defects, and Litigation
  • California Mechanics Liens and Related Construction Remedies
  • Handling Mechanics Liens and Related Remedies (Private Works)

Easements, Boundaries, Access & Neighboring Property Issues

  • California Easements and Boundaries: Law and Litigation
  • Neighbor Disputes: Law and Litigation

Environmental, Land Use & Natural Resources

  • California Land Use Practice
  • California Subdivision Map Act and the Development Process
  • Practice Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Financing & Foreclosures

  • California Mortgages, Deeds of Trust, and Foreclosure Litigation
  • California Real Estate Finance Practice: Strategies and Forms
  • Handling a Real Property Foreclosure

Landlord-Tenant & Unlawful Detainer

  • California Eviction Defense Manual
  • California Landlord-Tenant Practice
  • Handling Unlawful Detainers

Law Practice Management

  • California Basic Practice Handbook
  • California Client Communications Manual: Sample Letters and Forms
  • Fee Agreement Forms Manual

Purchases, Sales, Title Transactions & Disputes

  • California Real Estate Brokers: Law and Litigation
  • California Real Property Sales Transactions
  • California Title Insurance Practice
  • Real Property Exchanges
  • Real Property Ownership & Taxation

Environmental, Land Use & Natural Resources

  • California Land Use Practice
  • California Subdivision Map Act and the Development Process
  • Practice Under the California Environmental Quality Act

Real Property Litigation

  • California Civil Discovery Practice
  • California Civil Procedure Before Trial
  • California Real Property Remedies and Damages

Real Property, Misc.

  • Condemnation Practice in California
  • Real Property Law Reporter

State & Local Government

  • The California Municipal Law Handbook

Trusts & Estates

  • Transferring Property Without Probate

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