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The DC Code: § 42-702 "Grant" or "bargain and sell" passes whole estate and interest.

Index42 Real Property. (Refs & Annos)

The word "grant," and the phrase "bargain and sell," or any other words purporting to transfer the whole estate shall be construed to pass the whole estate and interest in the property described, unless there be limitations or reservations showing a different intent.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 45-402. 1973 Ed., § 45-202. DC CODE § 42-702 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1268, ch. 854, § 503; June 30, 1902, 32 Stat. 531, ch. 1329.)