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.
Upon our review of the abstract of title, we noted that some time in April of 2006, a New York limited liability company (Company A) conveyed its interest in the property to another New York limited liability company (Company B) for over $16 million.
An abstract of title is usually a condensed history of property ownership over time.