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Chapter Seven Property Law
Property Law Types of Ownership: Fee simple Fee simple absolute Fee simple defeasible Life estate Leasehold estate Concurrent ownership Property Law
Property Law Title and Property Registration Title = A document serving as evidence of ownership of property Deed = A document of title transferring ownership of land Warranty deed Quitclaim deed Property Law
Property Law Special Applications of Property Easement = The right to cross over someone else’s land Easement
Easement Property Law
Property Law Special Applications of Property Bailment = The temporary transfer of possession of personal property from one person to another
Bailor = Owner of the property Bailee = Person with whom the property is left Property Law
Property Law Limitations on Property and the Common Good Nuisance = A use of property that interferes with the legal rights of others by causing damage, annoyance, or inconvenience Public Nuisance Private Nuisance Property Law
Property Law Limitations on Property and the Common Good Zoning = The division of a town or county into separate residential, commercial, and industrial districts Property Law
Property Law Limitations on Property and the Common Good Eminent Domain = The power of the government to take private property for public use after the payment of just compensation to the property owner ...
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course LEGL 2700 taught by Professor Reed during the Spring '07 term at University of Georgia Athens.
- Spring '07