Legal Question in Real Estate Law in California

I have a home that I'm selling by rent to own. And the tenants were just raided by the police yesterday and they were arrested for cultivating a lot of marijuana. Can I evict them for doing that on the property that I still have the loan for?

Asked on 10/24/13, 6:05 pm

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Anthony Roach Law Office of Anthony A. Roach
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If your tenants are actually occupying the property under an installment land sale contract, then the court would not have unlawful detainer jurisdiction over them. I would have to read your agreement with them to be sure, as you may not be a true landlord, but rather a vendeor or mortgagee, governed by different rules.

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Answered on 10/25/13, 8:21 am

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