Real Chattel – an interest in real property that is less than a freehold or fee, such as an estate for years in land (i.e. a leasehold)

real:

1. Pertaining to land or real estate.

2. Pertaining to the corporeal rather than the incorporeal.

3. Not fictitious or imagined.

real chattel:

1. Interests in real estate less than freehold. EXAMPLE, a n estate for years; a leasehold. [1]

chattel real:
(16c)

1. A real-property interest that is less than a freehold or fee, such as a leasehold estate.  *  The most important chattel real is an estate for years in land, which is considered a chattel because it lacks the indefiniteness of time essential to real property. — aka real chattel. [2]

References:

Disclaimer: All material throughout this website is pertinent to people everywhere, and is being utilized in accordance with Fair Use.

[1]:  Ballantine’s Law Dictionary Legal Assistant Edition
by Jack Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949).  Doctored by Jack G. Handler, J.D. © 1994 Delmar by Thomson Learning.  ISBN 0-8273-4874-6.

[2]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black, Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-61300-4

******************************************

Back to Types of Property

Essential Terminology

Intro to U.S. Law

Legal Precepts Adopted (from Europe) into The U.S. Constitution

§ § of Law Embedded into the Constitution Pursuant to the American Revolution

Indian Country Law

Civil Proceedings (Torts) – Pro Se Self-Help

Criminal Proceedings Pro Se Self-Help

Federal Rules of Procedure

Like this website?

Please Support Our Fundraiser

or donate via PayPal:

Disclaimer: Wild Willpower does not condone the actions of Maximilian Robespierre, however the above quote is excellent!

This website is being broadcast for First Amendment purposes courtesy of

Question(s)?  Suggestion(s)?
Like to offer financial support?
Email Distance@WildWillpower.org.
We look forward to hearing from you!

Learn the System