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TITLE DEEDS. Those deeds which are evidences of the title of the owner of an estate.
     2. The person who is entitled to the inheritance has a right to the possession of the title deeds. 1 arr. & Marsh. 653.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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They have been waiting for title deeds of the land given to them by founding father of the nation Mzee Jomo Kenyatta.
He said about 100 title deeds were issued out two months ago but some applicants cannot be found.
The remainder are ready for immediate occupancy and title deed transfer on receipt of payment.
The MP said the cartels have fake title deeds and were selling of land whose location they do not even know.
"In addition, a backlog of unissued title deeds at the land registry, the result of the rapid increase in transactions during the boom era of the real estate sector, has also played its role in a number of properties remaining without a title deed," he added.
Bahraini citizens looking to make Seef Terraces their new home can apply for a loan through the Ministry of Housing's Al Mazaya scheme on the basis of immediate registration of the apartments and transfer of title deed.
Al-Mhikhini concluded that the total number of title deeds issued
Meanwhile, the number of title deeds issued for GCC citizens in 2017 decreased by 36.7%, at 1,112 compared to 1,912 title deeds in 2016.
Meanwhile, the number of title deeds issued for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries' nationals witnessed a 26.5 per cent fall at the end of 2015 to reach 2,288 title deeds, compared with 3,113 title deeds recorded during 2014.
Title deeds are not issued for all properties in the DIFC and the issuance process for individual units has commenced very recently.
Unfortunately, there were no Land Registry Title Deeds to the property, so the buyers were faced with having to either buy a home which had no title deeds or walking away from their dream purchase.
IN THE long- drawn battle with the Securities and Exchange Board of India ( Sebi), the Sahara Group has decided to submit new title deeds for properties worth ` 20,000 crore to the market regulator.