Show Summary Details
Complete Land LawText, Cases and Materials

Complete Land Law: Text, Cases and Materials (7th edn)

Barbara Bogusz and Roger Sexton
Page of

Printed from Oxford Law Trove. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 27 January 2023

p. 393. Creation of Legal and Equitable Rights in Landlocked

p. 393. Creation of Legal and Equitable Rights in Landlocked

  • Barbara BoguszBarbara BoguszLecturer in Law, University of Leicester
  •  and Roger SextonRoger SextonFormer Senior Lecturer in Law, Nottingham Trent University

Abstract

Titles in the Complete series combine extracts from a wide range of primary materials with clear explanatory text to provide readers with a complete introductory resource. This chapter discusses the changes made by the 1925 legislation. It covers legal estate and interests prior to 1925; s1 Law of Property Act 1925; legal estates and interests existing after 1925; and equitable interests after 1925. The creation of legal and equitable property rights is discussed; also the creation and transfer of legal property rights; the creation of equitable interests in land by express trust; the creation of equitable interests by contract to convey or create a legal estate or interest; treating an informal grant of rights in land as a contract, thus creating an equitable interest in land; grant of an estate or interest by someone with only an equitable interest; and grants of interests which can exist only in equity.

You do not currently have access to this chapter

Sign in

Please sign in to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription