Calif. Real Estate Legislation & Regulation To Watch In 2016

By Andrew McIntyre (January 4, 2016, 4:25 PM EST) -- Efforts to overhaul California's famed property tax and environmental regulation — the latter of which perennially poses a significant hurdle for commercial projects in the state — are among the measures real estate attorneys will be watching this year.

Lawyers say they will also have their eye on efforts to address housing crises in the Bay Area, as well as potential legislation that could help Los Angeles property owners pay for required earthquake retrofits.

Here is the legislation California real estate lawyers will be watching in 2016:

Proposition 13

Lawmakers have for years taken up the question of overhauling California's notorious...

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