What guarantees the right of private ownership of
real estate in the United States?
Which of the following is the best definition of real
Land and everything permanently attached to it
Which of the following is included in the legal
concept of land?
The surface of the earth and all natural things permanently attached to the earth.
The primary distinction between the legal concepts of land and real estate is that:
land does not include man-made structures.
The primary distinction between the legal concepts of real estate and real property is that
real property includes ownership of a bundle of rights.
Which of the following terms refers to the rights of a
property that abuts a stream or river?
What part of a non-navigable waterway does the
owner of an abutting property own?
middle of the waterway
What is the "Doctrine of Prior Appropriation?"
A doctrine that gives the state control of water use
and the water supply
The overriding test of whether an item is a fixture or
personal property is
its definition as one or the other in a sale or lease
An item can be converted from real to personal
property and vice versa by means of which
Affixing and severance
The major sources of real estate law are legislation at federal, state and local level, and
A grocer temporarily installs special fruit and vegetable coolers in a leased grocery store in order to prevent spoilage. The coolers would be considered which of the following?
Trade fixtures that are personal property