quitclaim deed


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Related to quitclaim deed: Warranty deed, Special Warranty Deed

quitclaim deed

A written instrument whereby the seller conveys only whatever interest he has in property, but makes no warranties or representations as to the nature of that interest or as to the absence of any limitations or restrictions thereon, or even that he has any right to the property at all.
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"Plaintiff states a plausible claim for breach when she alleges Chase required her to obtain a quitclaim deed from Arruda prior to the review of her application," Smith wrote.
Individuals who do pay the taxes can be added to the property title by using a quitclaim deed, allowing them to preserve their deduction.
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1948) (quitclaim deed made one day before grantor got title).
20, 2004) (quitclaim deed was sufficient to create remainder interests in grantees and reserve life estate in grantor).
You would execute and record a quitclaim deed, conveying the property from yourself to yourself and your wife as either joint tenants or tenants by the entireties.
4th DCA 1996), John Smith executed a quitclaim deed naming his daughter, Connie Sargent, as the grantee.
A mortgagee bought the foreclosed property at a sheriff's sale after decedent's death, and appellant's brother conveyed his interest in the property by quitclaim deed to respondent a few days later.
A quitclaim deed filed in Los Angeles indicates that it' all a part of a property settlement agreement between the pair, TMZ reported.
In addition, in 1992 the brother and his wife executed a quitclaim deed to the taxpayers, although they did not record it.
House said Fayetteville Depot LLC had some encroachment issues and had to secure a quitclaim deed for the property, in addition to having to get a letter of clearance from the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality before purchasing the property.