Ch 3: Liens & Encumbrances in Real Estate

About This Chapter

Refine your understanding of liens and encumbrances in real estate with this overview that includes common types of easements, real estate liens, and other related topics. These short lessons are a practical way for students to prepare for an exam or catch up on missed class time.

Liens & Encumbrances in Real Estate - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter provide an overview of liens and encumbrances in real estate. You can refresh your knowledge of how liens are created and terminated. You can also enhance your understanding of why encumbrances are important. After completing the chapter, you should be prepared to:

  • Describe how encumbrances affect property rights
  • Recall different characteristics of a lien
  • Outline who benefits from easements
  • Define encroachments and adverse possession
  • Explain the vacation of public roads

You have the option of studying all of the lessons on liens and encumbrances in real estate or just focusing on the topics you need to review most. Each lesson has a corresponding quiz that you can use to gauge how much of the content you can recall. You can also print the quiz as a worksheet to study when you're offline.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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