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Quiet Land Title

Posted by James Briggs on April 14, 2003

In Reply to: Quiet Land Title posted by S. on April 14, 2003

: Any idea as to what a "quiet land title" might be?

: Thanks in advance for any information.

A guess. A 'land title' is an expression of ownership of a piece of land - I hold the 'title deeds' to my house. Some people might wish their ownership to be kept secret, thus their ownership is described as 'quiet', a bit like a 'sleeping partner' in a firm.