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CHAPTER 13 - Land-Use Planning, Subdivisions and Fair Housing
1. Briefly describe the Unruh Civil Rights Act, the Rumford Act and the Holden Act. Name
an activity that each law prohibits. Why are these laws important to real estate agents?
a. Unruh Civil Rights law makes it illegal for people engaged in real estate business
in California to discriminate when providing business products or services.
b. Rumford Act is a law that forbids discrimination in the sale, rental, lease or
financing of practically all types of properties.
c. Holden Act is a state law that prohibits financial institutions from engaging in
discriminatory loan practices.
- These laws are important to a real estate agent in that they are the fundamental
pillars that any real estate agent needs to follow when providing services or
products to consumers.
2. What is the Subdivision Map Act? What is the Subdivided Lands Law? Who administers
these laws?
a. The Subdivision Map Act covers the division of land into two or more lots for the
purpose of sale, lease or financing whether now or in the future.
b. Subdivided Lands Law defines a subdivision as the division of land into five or
more lots for the purpose of sale, lease or financing.
c. These laws are administered by the California Real Estate Commissioner and
local officials.
3. Which Act in Question 2 above requires the issuance of a public report?
a. The Subdivided Lands Law
4. Explain the following terms: General Plan, Police Power & Zoning, be specific.
a. A General Plan is a plan that recognizes the individual characteristics of a general
community. It consists of Resource Analysis, Formulation of Community goals,
and then to actually implement the plan.
b. Police Power is the constitutional right of the government to regulate private
activity to promote the general health, welfare, and safety of a society.
c. Zoning is the division of land into designated land-use districts. These districts are
then divided in residential use, commercial use, industrial use and rural use.

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CHAPTER 13 - Land-Use Planning, Subdivisions and Fair Housing 1. Briefly describe the Unruh Civil Rights Act, the Rumford Act and the Holden Act. Name an activity that each law prohibits. Why are these laws important to real estate agents? a. Unruh Civil Rights law makes it illegal for people engaged in real estate business in California to discriminate when providing business products or services. b. Rumford Act is a law that forbids discrimination in the sale, rental, lease or financing of practically all types of properties. c. Holden Act is a state law that prohibits financial institution ...
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