Laws, Regulations & Annotations
Property Taxes Law Guide – Revision 2016
Property Tax Annotations
220.0000 CHANGE IN OWNERSHIP
220.0050 Condominium Conversion.
1. The conversion of an apartment into a condominium unit is not, by itself, a change in ownership.
2. A sale of a converted condominium unit to the present apartment tenant having a lease for a period less than 35 years is a transfer of the lessor's interest and, under Revenue and Taxation Code section 61(c)(2), a change in ownership. Conversely, if the lease is for a period of 35 years or more, there is no change in ownership. C 2/7/1980; C 2/14/1980.