abstract of title


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Related to abstract of title: Certificate of title, attorney's opinion of title

abstract of title

n.
A summary of the history of all legally registered ownership interests in a property.

abstract of title

n
(Law) property law a summary of the ownership of land, showing the original grant, conveyances, and any incumbrances
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I pore over the abstract of title of the vineyard called Tokay on the rancho called Petaluma.
Based in AmTrust Title's Uniondale, Long Island offices, Keppler is responsible for examining abstract of title, namely the complete history of a property, which includes chain of title, judgments, liens, open mortgages, easements and agreements of record.
An abstract of title is usually a condensed history of property ownership over time.