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Entries Labeled: Mortgages (60)

 

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Administrator

Definition of Administrator In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Administrator : 1. A person appointed by the court to collect and distribute a deceased person's estate when the deceased died intestate, his will did not appoint an executor, or the executor [...]

Categories: A, Business Law, and su1. Tags: AD, Company Reconstructions, Financial Law, Legal Practice Terms, and Mortgages.



Advance

Advance in the Context of Mortgages Loan from a bank or building society in the form of a mortgage. Similar Terms Further advance Further advance You can sometimes have the facility to borrow further funds once you have been paying your mortgage for a set period of time, especially with a [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AD, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Adverse Possession

Definition of Adverse Possession In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Adverse Possession : The occupation of land to which another person has title with the intention of possessing it as one's own. The adverse possessor must occupy the land as if he were [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AD, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Real Estate.



Adverse Possessory Title

Adverse possessory title in the Context of Mortgages If a piece of land is occupied without permission for at least 12 years, the occupier can become the legal owner. Similar Terms Possessory title Possessory title The description given by the Land Registry to the title or ownership of a [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AD, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Asu

ASU in the Context of Mortgages A form of income protection incorporating cover for loss of earnings arising from accident, sickness or unemployment. Is usually paid out in the form of a monthly tax-free income to cover a portion of lost earnings and is usually restricted to two years from the [...]

Categories: A and su1. Tags: AS, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Balance Sheet

Definition of Balance Sheet In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Balance Sheet : A document presenting in summary form a true and fair view of a company's financial position at a particular time (e.g. at the end of its financial year). It must show the [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BA, Financial Law, and Mortgages.



Breach of Contract

Definition of Breach of Contract In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Breach of Contract : An actual failure by a party to a contract to perform his obligations under that contract or an indication of his intention not to do so. An indication that a [...]

Categories: ADR, B, Business Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Contract Formation , and su1. Tags: Book Contract Law, BR, Breaches, Contract Law, Dispute Resolution, Financial Law, Legal Practice Terms, Long Read, Mortgages, and Share Capital.



Breach of Covenant

Breach of covenant in the Context of Mortgages The failure to obey a legal agreement. Breach of warranty A seller's inability to pass clear title to a buyer. Similar Terms Deed of covenant Deed of covenant This is a document which confirms that the buyer of a property will comply with the [...]

Categories: B and su1. Tags: BR, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Cap

Definition of Cap In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Cap : (Common Agricultural Policy, CAP) The agricultural policy of the EU as set out in Articles 32-38 of the Treaty of Rome. The overall aims of the CAP are to increase agricultural productivity, [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, and Mortgages.



Capital

Definition of Capital In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Capital : 1. (share capital) A fund representing the contributions given to the company by shareholders in return for their shares. These assets are intended to protect the interests of any [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, and Mortgages.



Capital Gains

Capital gains in the Context of Mortgages Profits an investor makes from the sale of real estate or investments. Similar Terms Capital Capital In the context of mortgages, capital describes the original sum borrowed as distinct from interest required on that loan. A repayment mortgage involves [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Capital Growth

Capital growth in the Context of Mortgages Where the original amount you invest increases over a period of time. Generally this is achieved by interest or dividends being added back to an account for reinvestment. Similar Terms Capital Capital In the context of mortgages, capital describes the [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.



Cashback Mortgages

Cashback mortgages in the Context of Mortgages Cashback mortgages provide you with a single lump sum of cash immediately on completion of the mortgage transaction. The amount of the lump sum is usually calculated as a percentage of the overall loan amount, though it can be a set figure. The [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, and Mortgages.



Caveat

Definition of Caveat In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Caveat : (from Latin: let him beware) A notice, usually in the form of an entry in a register, to the effect that no action of a certain kind may be taken without first informing the person who gave [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CA, Financial Law, Legal Latin Words, and Mortgages.



Collusion

Definition of Collusion In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collusion : An improper agreement or bargain between parties that one of them should bring proceedings against the other. Collusion is no longer a bar to divorce or nullity proceedings, but it may [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: CO, Financial Law, Mortgages, and Short Read.