Deeds: Types, formalities, and warranties

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A topic of interest to many professionals is the form of deeds in existence and associated warranties that are integral to land conveyance. While conducting research, surveyors encounter various forms of deeds. It is always refreshing to understand the nuances that are associated with the language contained in deeds. In many jurisdictions there is no prescribed deed form that is to be used. It is the intent of this article to discuss form and content of deeds as well as the warranties that arise from land conveyances.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)121-128
Number of pages8
JournalSurveying and Land Information Science
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Earth and Planetary Sciences


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