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§ 4. Words grant and convey import covenants of title and quiet enjoyment

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 21 P.S. Deeds and Mortgages

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 21 P.S. Deeds and Mortgages (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 1. Deeds and General Provisions
Form and Construction
21 P.S. § 4
§ 4. Words grant and convey import covenants of title and quiet enjoyment
The words “grant and convey,” or either one of said words, in any deed or instrument in writing for conveying or releasing land hereafter executed, shall be adjudged an express covenant to the grantee, his heirs and assigns; to wit, That the grantor was seized of an indefeasible estate in fee simple in the property conveyed, freed from incumbrances done or suffered from the grantor, as also for quiet enjoyment against the grantor, his heirs and assigns, unless limited by express words contained in such deed.

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1909, April 1, P.L. 91, § 3. Amended 1925, April 30, P.L. 404, § 3.
21 P.S. § 4, PA ST 21 P.S. § 4
Current through the end of the 2023 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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