Flashcards in Chapter 4 Encumbrances Deck (20)
A person who provides labor, materials, or professional services for the improvement of real property can file __________ against the property.
a mechanic's lien
An easement is:
an encumbrance on real property.
A noxious odor or unsightly condition on a property that interferes with the neighboring property owner's reasonable use and enjoyment of their property is known as:
A deed of trust is:
a security instrument similar to a mortgage.
The right given to remove something from the land belonging to someone else is known as:
Generally, lien priority is determined by:
the date the lien was recorded.
Real property tax is a __________ lien on a property.
The servient estate, as it applies to an easement appurtenant, is the property:
upon which the easement is placed.
In California, special lien priority is given to:
1. special assessment liens.
2. property tax liens.
When property is made security for a debt, the property is said to be all of the following, EXCEPT:
A lien is a type of:
A distinguishing factor of a license is that it:
can be revoked.
What is the name of the court executed document that gives a sheriff the authority to sell a debtor's property?
writ of execution
Provisions contained in a deed that limit the use of private property are known as:
When a portion of a property is sold to another and is landlocked, the property owner will most likely:
get an easement by necessity over the adjoining property.
In California, the homestead exemption for a debtor over 65 years of age is:
Unlike other types of easements, a commercial easement in gross can be:
An item that belongs to and passes with the title of real property is:
Private restrictions contained within a subdivision's CC&Rs can be terminated by:
a majority vote of the landowners within the subdivision.