Los Angeles, CA asked in Real Estate Law for Tennessee

Q: What are examples of Color of Title when it comes to Adverse Possession?

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Bennett James Wills
Bennett James Wills
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  • Brentwood, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: An invalid deed - such as one obtained under false pretenses. Or for other reasons such as a deed lacking proper signatures and seals.

Anthony M. Avery
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Anthony M. Avery
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  • Knoxville, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: A common occurrence is another Chain of Titles from someone recording a wild Deed earlier, and then possessing all or part of the Tract under that Deed.

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