covenant running with the land


covenant running with the land
A real covenant, a covenant under which either the liability for performance or the right to performance passes to a vendee or assignee. 20 Am J2d Cov § 29; a covenant of a lease, the burdens, as well as the benefits of which, are upon the assignee. 32 Am J1st L & T § 157. See real covenant.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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