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392.  (a) Subject to the power of the court to transfer actions and
proceedings as provided in this title, the superior court in the
county where the real property that is the subject of the action, or
some part thereof, is situated, is the proper court for the trial of
the following actions:
   (1) For the recovery of real property, or of an estate or interest
therein, or for the determination in any form, of that right or
interest, and for injuries to real property.
   (2) For the foreclosure of all liens and mortgages on real
property.
   (b) In the court designated as the proper court in subdivision
(a), the proper court location for trial of a proceeding for an
unlawful detainer, as defined in Section 1161, is the location where
the court tries that type of proceeding that is nearest or most
accessible to where the real property that is the subject of the
action, or some part thereof, is situated. Otherwise any location of
the superior court designated as the proper court in subdivision (a)
is a proper court location for the trial. The court may specify by
local rule the nearest or most accessible court location where the
court tries that type of case.

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