5 Ways Property Is Held

By: Ayomide Odeboh

Ownership In Severalty

Ownership Severalty is when real estate is owned by a single person or legal entity, and provides the owner with the most complete control of the land. The name is derived from the fact that the owner is “severed” from other owners.

The Four Types Of Co-Ownership

Co-ownership is a legal concept where there are only two co-owners share the legal ownership of a property. For the concept of co-ownership in different legal codes, see: Concurrent estate for co-ownership in the common law system.



There are 4 Types Of Co-Ownership



  • Joint Tenancy
  • Tenancy In Common
  • Tenancy by Entireties
  • Community Property

WHAT ARE THE FOUR TYPES OF CO-OWNERSHIP?

AND LASTLY

Community Property


Property owned jointly by a married couple.