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What Are Quitclaim Deeds?

They're not for every transaction, but quitclaim deeds can be useful in some situations


[Updated: Feb 09, 2021 ] Sep 05, 2019 by Jean Folger

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Type of Deed Level of Buyer Protection Grantor Conveys
General warranty Highest Specific covenants and warranties
Special warranty Moderate Limited warranties
Quitclaim Lowest No covenants or warranties

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