Defendant Center Street Lending MP III SPE, LLC’s motion for judgment on the pleadings is GRANTED without leave.

This case involves two related cases, a wrongful foreclosure suit entitled Turner v. Center Street Lending Services et al. (BC648429) and an unlawful detainer suit entitled Duke Partners II, LLC v. Turner et al. (17CMUD00309).

In the foreclosure action, Plaintiff Lawrence Turner (“Turner”) alleges in the operative fourth amended complaint (“4AC”) that in 1993, he and his niece each acquired as tenants in common in the property located at 1459 E. 121st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059 (“Property”), until he acquired her interest in 1998. On February 4, 2005, a grant deed conveying the Property from Turner to “Lawrence Nathaniel Turner Revocable Living Trust” was recorded. On August 29, 2006, Turner executed a grant deed to secure a $275,000 loan he received from Wells Fargo.

In 2012, Turner invested $119,000 with Defendant Christop........