delivery of deed

delivery of deed
A condition of the operative effect of the instrument. A transfer of the instrument from the grantor to the grantee or his agent or to a third person for the grantee's use, in such manner as to deprive the grantor of the right to recall it at his option, and with intent to convey title. Marshall v Marshall, 140 Cal App 2d 475, 259 P2d 131. A transfer of possession, either actual or constructive, from one person to another. Uniform Negotiable Instruments Act § 191.

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  • delivery — de·liv·ery n pl er·ies: an act that shows a transferor s intent to make a transfer of property (as a gift); esp: the transfer of possession or exclusive control of property to another actual delivery: a delivery (as by hand or shipment) of actual …   Law dictionary

  • absolute delivery of deed — The simplest mode of delivering a deed is by manual transfer of it to the grantee, with the intention of relinquishing all control over the instrument and of passing title to the property. This delivery is defined as absolute delivery, and… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • deed — A conveyance of realty; a writing signed by grantor, whereby title to realty is transferred from one to another. National Fire Ins. Co. v. Patterson, 170 Okl. 593, 41 P.2d 645, 647. A written instrument, signed, and delivered, by which one person …   Black's law dictionary

  • deed — A conveyance of realty; a writing signed by grantor, whereby title to realty is transferred from one to another. National Fire Ins. Co. v. Patterson, 170 Okl. 593, 41 P.2d 645, 647. A written instrument, signed, and delivered, by which one person …   Black's law dictionary

  • delivery — /di liv euh ree/, n., pl. deliveries. 1. the carrying and turning over of letters, goods, etc., to a designated recipient or recipients. 2. a giving up or handing over; surrender. 3. the utterance or enunciation of words. 4. vocal and bodily… …   Universalium

  • deed — 1 n 1: something done: act (1) my free act and deed 2: a written instrument by which a person transfers ownership of real property to another see also deliver …   Law dictionary

  • delivery — [di liv′ər ē] n. pl. deliveries [ME deliveri < OFr delivré, pp. of délivrer: see DELIVER] 1. a giving or handing over; transfer 2. a distributing, as of goods or mail 3. a giving birth; childbirth 4. any giving or sending forth …   English World dictionary

  • Deed — For the British cargo ship, see SS Deed. Property law …   Wikipedia

  • delivery — The act by which the res or substance thereof is placed within the actual or constructive possession or control of another. Poor v. American Locomotive Co., C.C.A.I11., 67 F.2d 626, 630. What constitutes delivery depends largely on the intent of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • delivery — The act by which the res or substance thereof is placed within the actual or constructive possession or control of another. Poor v. American Locomotive Co., C.C.A.I11., 67 F.2d 626, 630. What constitutes delivery depends largely on the intent of… …   Black's law dictionary

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