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legal description

See land description and boundary line disputes.

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The scrivener of the Bayfront Gardens property mortgage committed an error by failing to insert into the legal description section of the mortgage either the legal description of the Bayfront Gardens property or the Olde Cypress property.
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.
The 4th RepositoryTM provides instantaneous subject property ownership records, a legal description to ensure the accuracy of loan application data and title information, and comprehensive public record information for more than 150 million property, ownership, sales and mortgage records.
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.
Among the information the Harbor Study Foundation said it could not obtain were a map and legal description of the harbor district, business tax data, and details on oil and gas pipeline franchises in the Harbor area.
Real property is unambiguously described if it is described by legal description.
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).
Publications include The Title Report, The Legal Description, Valuation Review, Dodd Frank Update and RESPA News.
The Engineer shall obtain and verify the legal description and perform a title search which includes obtaining or performing a legal boundary survey for the specified site.
SmartProp is a next generation search product delivering a range of property reports including current owner, two owner, property conveyance, open mortgages, judgments and liens, tax information, tax status and legal description.