Clear Title

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Clear Title

Unencumbered or unrestricted legal ownership that is free from doubt as to its validity.

The phrase implies that ownership is not subject to claims by anyone but the person holding title. It is also called marketable title, or title that can be easily transferred or sold because of its lack of encumbrances.

clear title

n. holding ownership of real property without any claims by others on the owner's title and no history of past claims which might affect the ownership. (See: cloud on title)

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Surprisingly in January 2006 EI requested for certain modifications to transaction structure which were approved by former PM Shaukat Aziz with consent of Musharraf on April 12, 2006, giving them facility of staggered payments, cost of Voluntary Separation Scheme and 3248 properties with clean and clear titles.
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The other political forces (March 8) have to deal with the fact that they have a partner in the country who has certain demands, clear titles and vision of Lebanon and dialogue between them should be based on that," Al-Hout said.