Transfer By Deed: Definition & Requirements


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The _____ gives a deed, and the _____ receives it.

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1. A _____ attests to a deed, while a _____ is involved in the acknowledgment of the deed.

2. Who must ALWAYS sign a deed?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Transferring assets through a deed is a common yet complex legal procedure which can be better understood with these tools. This quiz will focus on specific legal processes and nomenclature pertaining to deeds and assets.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These study aids will test you on:

  • Specific terms applied to participants in a deed transaction
  • The classification of the participant that signs the deed
  • Requirements for the conveyance of a property
  • Necessary steps to make a deed effective

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ascertain if you've understood the key concepts from the related transfer by deed lesson
  • Information recall - access the information you've learned about necessary elements of a deed transaction
  • Knowledge application - utilize your knowledge to answer questions about when a deed becomes effective

Additional Learning

If you want to know more about the transfer by deed process, check out the corresponding lesson titled Transfer By Deed: Definition & Requirements. The lesson will go over the following main points:

  • Examples of when deed transfers are appropriate
  • Role an attestation form plays in the deed process
  • The doctrine of merger and how it incorporates purchase agreements into deeds