Property Law

Credit Hours:

Scott Webster Fielding

Second Year

This course provides a basic survey of the law of property with an emphasis on real estate. The course examines the forms and methods by which property interests are held, used, and transferred. It includes a study of adverse possession, present and future estates, concurrent ownership, landlord and tenant, easements, promises respecting the use of land, vendor and purchaser, conveyances of land, the recording system, land title insurance, public control of land use, eminent domain, condominiums, and introduction to personal property.