Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP Offers Insights on Real Estate Law

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( — February 12, 2015) Irvine, CA — Law firm Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP offers its insight on its website to help companies servicing the real estate and multi-family industry have a better understanding of real estate, landlord-tenant, mortgage and foreclosure law. The real estate industry is a complicated industry and its members include landlords, property management companies, banks and financial institutions as well as mortgage servicers. The real estate industry is based largely on national and global economics which affect both the demand and supply of housing, as well as the pricing of materials. Another challenge for companies that service the real estate industry is how to understand the complex and evolving laws concerning landlord-tenant, mortgage, foreclosure and real estate, as well the complex regulations that have proliferated around the multi-family and mortgage industry. 

Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP has been advising California-based companies on real estate law since Gregory Ruzicka founded the firm. Their website discusses a variety of real estate law topics, such as: 


• The complex substantive and procedural rules that apply to unlawful detainer and evictions actions, lease termination, rent control, Section 8 Housing, habitability, security deposits, and the rights and responsibilities of a landlord who may need to evict a non-paying tenant. Managing Partner Earl Wallace is an expert in landlord-tenant law and can clarify the landlord’s responsibilities in all aspect of the landlord-tenant relationship, including a three day notice for a tenant to pay rent or quit, as seen at

• California and federal rules and regulations concerning Housing Discrimination Laws and how those laws apply to the multi-family industry, including defending landlords and property managers in lawsuits alleging housing discrimination, unfair business practices and housing disability discrimination.

• California and federal mortgage laws, including tenant and borrower-protection laws, anti-deficiency laws, the one-action rule, the Homeowner’s Bill of Rights and HUD laws and regulations concerning Section 8 Voucher and Project Based Housing.

• Defending landlords, property management companies, banks and insurance companies in real estate litigation against claims of violation of unfair competition laws related to the ownership, management, servicing and foreclosure of real property in California.


By acting as a Landlord Tenant lawyer, as seen at, the law firm provides expert advice on the best course of action for businesses when evaluating or defending claims by residential and commercial tenants. 

As real estate lawyers who have been representing major financial institutions and banks, as seen at, Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP also provides expert advice on rules and developments in mortgage, mortgage servicing and real estate foreclosure, including the Homeowners Bill of Rights. Information about legal developments in mortgage, mortgage servicing and real estate foreclosure can also be regularly found on the firm’s news and articles section of its website. 

Earl Wallace is an active member of the National Apartment Association, California Apartment Association REOMAC, and US REO Partners. His expertise will help landlords, property owners and managers make the best legal decisions fast and efficiently. RWC is available to counsel its clients on laws and agency rules concerning tenant occupancy, rent control, lease termination and tenant bankruptcy, low-income tax credits.

About Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin LLP: The law firm of Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP represents property management companies, landlords, private and institutional lenders, insurance companies and employers throughout California in real estate law, business and employment litigation. The firm has been serving California businesses since 1980.


For More Information:


Earl Wallace
Ruzicka, Wallace & Coughlin, LLP

16520 Bake Parkway, Suite 280
Irvine, CA United States 92618

(949) 759-1080