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The DC Code: § 42-504 Freeholds; chattels real; chattel interests; conditions precedent or subsequent.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

Estates of inheritance and estates for life shall continue to be denominated freeholds, and estates for years shall be chattels real; estates at will or by sufferance shall be chattel interests, but shall not be liable, as such, to sale under execution; and all estates may be subject to conditions precedent or subsequent.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-204. 1973 Ed., § 45-804. DC CODE § 42-504 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1351, ch. 854, § 1014.)