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A special warranty deed is used to convey a real estate title to the buyer and grants a warranty against the seller's actions during the seller's ownership only. It has fewer protections for the buyer compared to a gener... More »

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A quit claim deed is when a person transferring property makes no guarantees regarding his interest in the property, explains LegalZoom. Unlike a warranty deed, where the seller warrants his interest in the title, a quit... More »

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A property deed is a legal document that transfers ownership of a property to another person, explains FindLaw. It contains information about the real estate, the names of the old and new owners, and the signature of the... More »

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A quitclaim deed is a deed used to transfer property ownership when no sale is involved, according to Realtor.com, meaning that there is no money exchanged and no title insurance issued in the transaction. A quitclaim de... More »

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A deed in lieu of foreclosure involves signing two documents, the deed, which contains the information to transfer ownership of the property, and an estoppel affidavit, which contains the terms of the agreement, accordin... More »

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In real estate, a 'gift deed' is a notarized document that transfers ownership of property to another person. Gift deeds are only used when there is no payment or compensation for the property that is being transferred. More »

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A gift of deed is a legally binding contract that transfers the ownership of a real estate property from one person to another, according to the Real Estate Lawyers. The donor, the person that gives the gift of deed, hir... More »

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