Legal description


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Legal description

A written documentation of the location and boundaries of a parcel of land. A legal description may be based on a metes and bounds survey, the rectangular system of survey, or it may make reference to a recorded plot of land.
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Vertical subdivisions are created in one of two ways: 1) by transfers of title to airspace parcels each with a separate metes and bounds legal description utilizing elevations, i.e., creating three-dimensional legal descriptions; 2) or by creating a condominium regime.
In doing so, the surveyor often creates a brand NEW legal description. The attorney, to the contrary, wants to know where the 1903 warranty deed's "record" legal description (admittedly hoary and by reference to the "big oak tree") says the property is located.
The county clerk will then file the Lien Statement and index it by date, name of claimant, property owner and legal description.
The purpose of Property Query is to find real property by a variety of known information including; owner name, map description, legal description or situs address.
An exact legal description of the leased premises that allows a leasehold mortgage to be recorded.
q "A receptable having at least one exterior surface and a plurality of walls defining a discrete object receiving volume" - Legal description of a container in a patent application.
It may indeed be poor comfort to her if, as the learned judge suggested, the legal description of her crime is changed.
Also, during the patent examining process in the patent office, the legal description of the invention can change, possibly changing the value of the patent.
Real property is unambiguously described if it is described by legal description. Because of the strict time frames and other requirements, taxpayers and their advisers contemplating a deferred like-kind exchange should consider the use of a professional intermediary to assist in the transaction.
For example, real property must be described by its legal description or street address, and personal property must be described by a specific description of the particular type of property (for example, a truck must be described by a specific make, model and year).
Focus: Foreclosure Kathleen Udean appeals a summary judgment reforming an earlier foreclosure judgment to correct an error in the legal description of the property.
"We wished the UN Secretariat to provide a legal description of the presence of US forces on Syrian territory and occupation of parts of them as well as the aggression of the Turkish regime on Syria," he added.