covenant for quiet enjoyment


covenant for quiet enjoyment
See covenant of quiet enjoyment.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • covenant for quiet enjoyment — An assurance against the consequences of a defective title, and of any disturbances thereupon. A promise by the landlord or grantor that the tenant or grantee will not be evicted or disturbed by the grantor or a person having a lien or superior… …   Black's law dictionary

  • covenant for quiet enjoyment — An assurance against the consequences of a defective title, and of any disturbances thereupon. A promise by the landlord or grantor that the tenant or grantee will not be evicted or disturbed by the grantor or a person having a lien or superior… …   Black's law dictionary

  • covenant of quiet enjoyment — A title covenant, an assurance that the grantee shall have legal, quiet, and peaceful possession. 20 Am J2d Cov § 97; an express or implied covenant in a lease that the lessee shall not be evicted or disturbed in his possession of the demised… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • quiet enjoyment — n. Undisturbed use of land or buildings that one is leasing. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. quiet enjoyment an obligation of a landlord …   Law dictionary

  • quiet enjoyment — A covenant, usually inserted in leases and conveyances on the part of the grantor, promising that the tenant or grantee shall enjoy the possession and use of the premises in peace and without disturbance. In connection with the landlord tenant… …   Black's law dictionary

  • covenant for possession — Same as covenant of quiet enjoyment …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • covenant — cov·e·nant / kə və nənt/ n 1: an official agreement or compact an international covenant on human rights 2 a: a contract in its entirety or a promise within a contract for the performance or nonperformance of a particular act a covenant not to… …   Law dictionary

  • enjoyment — The exercise of a right; the possession and fruition of a right, privilege or incorporeal hereditament. Comfort, consolation, contentment, ease, happiness, pleasure and satisfaction. Such includes the beneficial use, interest and purpose to which …   Black's law dictionary

  • enjoyment — The exercise of a right; the possession and fruition of a right, privilege or incorporeal hereditament. Comfort, consolation, contentment, ease, happiness, pleasure and satisfaction. Such includes the beneficial use, interest and purpose to which …   Black's law dictionary

  • enjoyment — en·joy·ment n: personal benefit, use, or possession (as of rights or property) widows and widowers were relegated to lifetime enjoyment of the marital estates W. M. McGovern, Jr. et al.; specif: the receipt of the fruits or profits of property… …   Law dictionary


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