TITLE SEARCH

TITLE SEARCH

title search. An examination of the public records to determine whether any defects or encumbrances exist in a given property’s chain of title. ? A title search is typically conducted by a title company or a real-estate lawyer at a prospective buyer’s or mortgagee’s request. [Cases: Abstracts of Title 1¨C3; Vendor and Purchaser 231(2). C.J.S. Abstracts of Title ¡ì¡ì 2¨C20; Vendor and Purchaser ¡ì¡ì 497¨C498.]
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Carl, Chinese legal translator, specializes in translating legal documents pertaining to complex business disputes.