In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(of land)plena propiedad femininepleno dominio masculine
- An estate in property includes a freehold estate (a fee simple or life estate) and a leasehold estate.
- One of the things that happens when you get a fee simple is that you can dispose of a fee simple.
- A person is not entitled to dispose of the fee simple if he needs the consent of others to dispose of it and has not got it.
- This confers a legal interest on the mortgagee and thus may be granted only by a mortgagor who has a legal estate in the land: either the fee simple or a lease.
- We are in furious agreement that it is a full fee simple, but what price would it fetch on the open market and what terms must one attribute to the hypothetical sale?
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