Land Use · Real Estate

In Trial: A Development Company Looks to Enforce a Purchase and Sale Agreement

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – According to the complaint and plaintiff’s trial brief, plaintiff Waterview Development, LLC seeks specific performance of a real estate purchase and sale agreement involving property on Sansome St. The transaction allegedly hit turbulence when the parties discovered an undisclosed easement that prevented the anticipated development of the property.

Per plaintiff’s trial brief, the seller sued the easement holder to no avail. The brief suggests plaintiff still wants the property, with the price reduced to accomodate for the diminished value resulting from the easement.

The parties showed up for trial assignment on January 16th. The parties were initially assigned to Judge Robertson. Defendant challenged that assignment and the parties were given a new assignment, to Judge Kathleen Kelly,

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