Bibliographic Details

Property / Barlow Burke, Joseph Snoe.

Author / Creator Burke, D. Barlow, 1941- author.
Edition Sixth edition.
Imprint New York : Wolters Kluwer, ©2019.
Description xxvii, 646 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Language English
Series Examples and explanations
Examples & explanations series.
Subject Property -- United States.
United States.
Format Print, Book
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Varying Form of Title Property: examples and explanations
Other authors / contributors Snoe, Joseph A., author.
ISBN 9781454891536
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • The law of property
  • Personal property and first possession
  • Law of finders and prior possessors
  • Bailments
  • Sales and good faith purchasers
  • Gifts
  • Fixtures
  • Adverse possession
  • Common law estates and present interests
  • Future interests
  • Special rules of construction
  • The rule against perpetuities
  • Concurrent ownership
  • Marital property
  • The landlord and tenant relationship
  • Transfers of the lease
  • Waste, duty to repair, destruction of leased premises, and security deposits
  • Termination and abandonment of the lease
  • Achieving habitable premises
  • Premises liability of landlords
  • The sales contract
  • Executory period issues
  • Real estate closings
  • Post-closing title assurances
  • Recording systems, marketable title acts, and title insurance
  • Private nuisance
  • Creation of easements
  • Assignability, scope, and termination of easements
  • Real covenants and equitable servitudes: running with the land
  • Real covenants and equitable servitudes: common schemes and termination
  • Constitutional and statutory constraints on zoning
  • Variances, special exceptions, and zoning amendments
  • Zoning extended and challenged
  • Takings.