free and clear title

free and clear title

Title to real property that is absolute without any liens, mortgages, adverse claims, or other encumbrances.

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"We claim that we have free and clear title, and we want the court to substantiate that." [Palm Beach Daily News]
The Court ruled that by applying the common law doctrine of accession, Kraft was declared to be the owner of the accessed improvements, with free and clear title to the house constructed on and annexed to his real property.