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mort·ga·gee

 (môr′gĭ-jē′)
n.
One, usually a lender or a bank, that holds a mortgage.

mortgagee

(ˌmɔːɡɪˈdʒiː)
n
1. (Law) the party to a mortgage who makes the loan
2. (Law) a person who holds mortgaged property as security for repayment of a loan

mort•ga•gee

(ˌmɔr gəˈdʒi)

n.
a person to whom property is mortgaged.

mortgagee

the person to whom property is mortgaged; the creditor in a mortgage transaction.
See also: Property and Ownership
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mortgagee - the person who accepts a mortgage; "the bank became our mortgagee when it accepted our mortgage on our new home"
creditor - a person to whom money is owed by a debtor; someone to whom an obligation exists
holder - a person who holds something; "they held two hostages"; "he holds the trophy"; "she holds a United States passport"
Translations

mortgagee

[ˌmɔːgəˈdʒiː] Nacreedor(a) m/f hipotecario/a

mortgagee

[ˌmɔːrgɪˈdʒiː] nprêteur/euse m/f (sur hypothèque)mortgage lender nétablissement m de crédit immobiliermortgage payment nremboursement m d'un emprunt logementmortgage rate ntaux m de crédit immobilier

mortgagee

nHypothekar m

mortgagee

[ˌmɔːgɪˈdʒiː] ncreditore m ipotecario
References in classic literature ?
Linton - that Earnshaw had mortgaged every yard of land he owned for cash to supply his mania for gaming; and he, Heathcliff, was the mortgagee.
It is a requirement of all mortgagees that all parties occupying the property, who are not a party to the mortgage, must sign a letter of waiver, or consent, postponing that person's interest in favour of the mortgagee.
6) Mortgagees have a duty to act in good faith and equitably with its contracting parties.
Thus, it would be doubly ironic and inequitable to permit the mortgagor-owner to use tax delinquency and purchase at a tax foreclosure sale as a vehicle to harm those mortgagees.
This is the doctrine of 'the mortgagee in good faith' based on the rule that buyers or mortgagees dealing with property covered by a Torrens Certificate of Title are not required to go beyond what appears on the face of the title.
These mortgagees are suffering daily; they are having nightmares about the weight of this debt which in spite of trying to keep up with payments, often find it impossible.
10) This article examines the history of lien-stripping in bankruptcy, the unique position of second mortgagees on underwater properties, and the changing legal landscape pertaining to the treatment of junior liens in light of Caulkett and Bank of America, N.
The EAD portal of FHA is a web-based technology system that allows electronic transmission of appraisal data and reports to FHA by FHA-approved mortgagees and/or their designated third party service providers before loan endorsement.
Mark Smeltzer: This is a very significant change for appraisers and mortgagees who work with the Federal Housing Administration.
The Property Law now tackles many issues which had previously been of concern to property financiers and mortgagees within the Abu Dhabi market, particularly in the areas of off plan financing and mortgage enforcement.
Mortgagees should not order new Case Numbers under this temporary authority until they have confirmed in FHA Connection that the previous Case Number has been cancelled.
While the first mortgagee will have priority over any interest secured by the second charge, mortgagees are increasingly reluctant to consent to any subsequent charges being registered against properties where they have a first charge.