PROPERTY (TRANSFER) ACT

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   1   Short title

   2   Interpretation

   3   Assignment, etc, of land must be by deed

   4   Leases, etc, of land must be by deed

   5   Contingent or executory interest

   6   Words "grant" or "exchange" not to create warranty

   7   No estate in land to be created by way of contingent remain

   8   Entry of satisfaction of mortgage

   9   Deed need not be indented

   10   Merger of reversion expectant upon lease

   11   Commencement of Act

 

THE PROPERTY (TRANSFER) ACT

[Date of Commencement: 30th June, 1845]

Cap 313.

1   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Property (Transfer) Acts.

2   Interpretation

   In this Act-

   "land" shall extend to messuages, lands, tenements, and hereditaments, whether corporeal or incorporeal, and to any undivided share thereof, and to any estate or interest therein, and to money subject to be invested in the purchase of land, or any interest therein;

   "conveyance" shall extend to a grant, lease, surrender, or other assurance of freehold land.

3   Assignment, etc, of land must be by deed

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