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Clear title

Title to ownership that is untainted by any claims on the property or disputed interests, and therefore available for sale. This is usually checked through a title search by a title company.

Clear Title

The title to a property where there are no competing claims, liens, or anything else that would hinder its transfer. That is, if a property has undisputed ownership, its owner is said to have clear title. An owner with clear title may sell the property without any legal difficulties. Generally speaking, a real estate broker researches a property to ensure that there are no competing claims. See also: Quitclaim deed, Title search.

clear title

Good title; marketable title; title to real property without any defects, liens, mortgages or adverse claimants.

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"Our success has been in the careful selection of locations that offer quick access to the city with comprehensive services in the immediate neighbourhood, the guarantee of clear titles and a 25 year reputation for quality and integrity." In all of its projects, Kelsey seeks out virgin land in potential residential suburbs for development with infrastructure and amenities.
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The legislation would allow for redevelopment of abandoned properties by providing a funding source to clear titles and assemble land.
For members who possess clear titles to a totaled or destroyed vehicle, American Auto Logistics will issue settlement check upon receipt of signed transfer of original title and settlement release.
For members who possess clear titles to totaled or destroyed vehicles, American Auto Logistics will issue a settlement check upon receipt of each signed transfer of original title and settlement release.