This definitive text provides a detailed and practical explanation of California real estate law with more than 230 case studies to enhance learning. New and recent updates to real estate laws in California are included, along with tips on how to apply the laws discussed. Charts, tables, and sample documents increase the readers understanding. End-of-chapter questions and two comprehensive sample tests with answers and rationale help to test mastery of concepts. Case citations and code sections are referenced where appropriate to allow further research.