abstract of title


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abstract of title

n.
A summary of the history of all legally registered ownership interests in a property.
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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.
Once unfolded, these abstract of title documents are very large and contain extensive written material.
I have an abstract of title that goes back to 1861.
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.