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Q: What is the differents between a Quitclaim Deed and a Quiet Title Action

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A. J. Mitchell
A. J. Mitchell
  • Snellville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: A quitclaim deed is one of several real property conveyance documents. It allows one to convey property to another without guaranteeing free and clear title or without a warranty of title. Any and all liens on title remain on title after conveyance to new owner. A quiet title action is generally an equitable remedy awarded through the courts. The effect of such an action, if granted by a court, establishes an individual's right to ownership of real property against one or more adverse claimants.

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