restrictive covenant

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restrictive covenant

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(Law) law a covenant imposing a restriction on the use of land for the purpose of preserving the enjoyment or value of adjoining land
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In one of the conditions of the approval of the quarry s 2007 plan is that they would abide by that restricted covenant agreement.
One problem with this approach, she pointed out, is that "you can't then have a restricted covenant which prohibits this young doctor that you brought in and introduced to your patients from opening up next door," she said.
Opponents of the plan say a restricted covenant banning development was put on the former bowling green when Durham University sold it to the city council in 1944.

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