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31: The Transfer of Real Estate by Sale

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    After reading this chapter, you should understand the following:

    1. The various forms of real estate ownership, including fee simple, tenancy in common, and joint tenancy
    2. The mechanics of finding, financing, and closing a real estate transaction
    3. How adverse possession may sometimes vest title in real property despite the nonconsent of the owner