Fee-simple definitions

An estate in land of which the inheritor has unqualified ownership and power of disposition.
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Private ownership of real estate in which the owner has the right to control, use, and transfer the property at will.
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Absolute ownership of real property with unrestricted rights of disposition.
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At common law, the broadest possible ownership interest in real estate, inheritable by any heir of the owner.
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A fee simple with no conditions placed upon it and that will endure as long as there are descendants of the original owner to inherit it.
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A fee simple that is terminable despite the existence of heirs, because of the occurrence of a particular event or condition.
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A fee simple that terminates and reverts to the grantor upon the occurrence of a particular event or condition; commonly a grant of property to be used for charitable purposes and that reverts if no longer used in this way.
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The private ownership of property (real estate) in which the owner has the right to control, use and transfer the property at will.
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Alternative spelling of fee simple.
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Origin of fee-simple

From Old French fief simple