IS THE RECORD OF OWNERSHIP COMPLETE FROM THE FIRST OWNER TO PRESENT?
Most properties purchased have had a number of different owners over the years. The continuous record of all those transactions is called the “Chain of Title,” and like any other chain, it is no stronger than its weakest link. Anything wrong with the title of the previous owner may very well affect your title, too.
- If the owner responds within 45 days of a request to complete a Change of Ownership Statement from the county assessor but not within 45 days from the date of transfer, can a penalty be imposed?
- Is the record of ownership of the land complete from the first owner to current date?
- IS THE RECORD OF OWNERSHIP COMPLETE FROM THE FIRST OWNER TO PRESENT?