Title Defect


  • A legal claim made by an external party against the property or the right of another party to make demands upon the property owner.

imperfection, title fault

Related Terms and Acronyms

  • Distress Definition,
    • The right of one party to sell real or personal property belonging to another party to pay unpaid or overdue debt.
  • Distressed Property Definition,
    • Property that is in poor condition, or whose owner is in poor financial condition.
  • Insurable Title Definition,
    • A title that can be insured.
  • Lien Definition,
    • A legal hold or claim of a creditor on the property of another.
  • Title Insurance Definition,
    • Insurance that covers title defects and ownership challenges on a property.
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