Title deedsDocuments stating who has title or right to the ownership of a property, which also show the boundary of the land.
Clear titleClear title
Ownership of the property is clear, with no legal complexities.
Cloud on titleCloud on title
Any claim or encumbrance, usually discovered in a title search, that may impair the title to a property, and make its validity questionable. See: bad title.
Possessory titlePossessory title
The description given by the Land Registry to the title or ownership of a property where the registry is not entirely satisfied as to the vendor's ownership of the property due to a discrepancy. It is satisfied only that the person is lawfully in possession of the property, as opposed to title absolute and good leasehold title.
Examination of titleExamination of title
An inspection by a title company of public records and other documents to determine the chain of ownership of a property.
C Califomia Land Title Association (CLTA)C Califomia Land Title Association (CLTA)
A statewide association of tide insurers and underwritten title companies. The association adopts standard title policy forms.
Further SuggestionsMarketable Title
Abstract Of Title
proof of title
Merger Of Title
Adverse possessory title
Certificate Of Title
Chain of Title
American Land Title Association (ALTA)