absolute deed as mortgage
An instrument in the form of a deed which is given effect as a mortgage. 36 Am J1st Mtg §§ 125 et seq.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • absolute conveyance — Absolute or conditional conveyance. An absolute conveyance is one by which the right or property in a thing is transferred, free of any condition or qualification, by which it might be defeated or changed, as an ordinary deed of lands, in… …   Black's law dictionary

  • absolute conveyance — Absolute or conditional conveyance. An absolute conveyance is one by which the right or property in a thing is transferred, free of any condition or qualification, by which it might be defeated or changed, as an ordinary deed of lands, in… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Mortgage law — This article is about the legal mechanisms used to secure the performance of obligations, including the payment of debts, with property. For loans secured by mortgages, such as residential housing loans, and lending practices or requirements, see …   Wikipedia

  • Mortgage — A mortgage is the pledging of a property to a lender as a security for a mortgage loan. While a mortgage in itself is not a debt, it is evidence of a debt. It is a transfer of an interest in land, from the owner to the mortgage lender, on the… …   Wikipedia

  • deed of trust — A conveyance creating a trust in real estate; a conveyance given as security for the performance of an obligation, which is generally regarded as containing the elements of a valid mortgage. 36 Am J1st Mtg § 16. A species of deed which is in the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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