2019 Suggested Answers to Jurists Mock Bar Examinations in Remedial Law.
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The action should be filed with the regional trial court of Las Piñas City.
Under B.P. Blg. 129, it is the regional trial court which has exclusive jurisdiction over
real actions involving real property with an assessed value of more than ₱50,000.
Rules of Civil Procedure, the venue of a real action is in the place where the real property is
Here my client seeks to recover possession by evicting Dong and the assessed value of
the real property or land is more than ₱50,000.
Thus the regional trial court has jurisdiction
and the venue is in Las Piñas City where the real property or land is situated.