declaration of restrictions

declaration of restrictions

A document filed in the real estate records of the county where property is located, and incorporated by reference into the deeds of every property located within the described area,setting out the rules and regulations pertaining to those properties.It is commonly used to spell out restrictive covenants in neighborhoods, such as minimum building size, setback lines, prohibitions against home-based businesses, and restrictions against boats or motor homes parked in view of the street.

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The shortage of labor has been felt ever since the declaration of restrictions on employing expatriate workers .
The court, in Raines, observed that the declaration of restrictions, which governed both the condominium units and the lots, did not create a condominium form of ownership and that the community association was not a condominium association.
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