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title deed

a deed or document evidencing a person's legal right or title to property, esp real property
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But Justice Bor ruled that during Southfork's application for lease extension, the open-space issue did not arise, so it would be unfair to now alienate it as such.She added that the Commissioner for lands should have asked the National Land Commission to revoke Southfork's title deed if it had been issued irregularly.
It is totally possible to have a title deed to the land which does not mention a building and for this to make absolutely zero difference in practice with the developed property even able to be bought and sold -- with transfer fees (and, previously, IPT) calculated on the notional value with the building.
Peter Gitau Muiruri and Peter Njoroge Kanika are accused of forging a title deed purporting it to be a genuine one issued by Rosemary Anyango,a Nairobi land registrar.
Under the supervision and with the guidance of the Dubai Land Department led by Sultan Butti Bin Mejren, the DLD has created a new type of title deed through a rent-to-own scheme whereby buyers have up to 20 years to pay off the property while having the title deed in their name.
"Once we completed all the formalities, a staff informed us we were the first expatriate to receive the new freehold title deed in Abu Dhabi.
MANAMA: First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company has begun the transfer of title deeds to buyers who acquired homes off-plan in the El Mercado Village Janabiya.
"The issue was exacerbated by many projects remaining incomplete or because a number of offending developers who for various reasons did not file for final approval and as a result, a title deed was never issued, said Zeniou.
Project sales agents, Pegasus Real Estate, says the availability and immediate transfer of the title deeds has encouraged even more prospective buyers to step forward.
Therefore, a title deed transfer tax is collected from the parties to a transaction.
If such a unit for which no title deed is issued is to be mortgaged, the customer's lender will register its interest (as mortgagor) by filing a caveat form and paying the applicable fees to the Registrar.
Manama: June 24 -- (BNA)-- A newly-published real estate title deed acquisition's report, showed a remarkable growth in the number of title deeds acquired by GCC citizens in member states other than their own country of origin in the year 2011.
A title deed is a must have document for protecting the rights of a property investor in Dubai.