The Docket: Recorded Life Estate Equitably Subordinated to Mortgage

July 20, 2017

Lance Pomerantz reviews a recent New Jersey case holding a recorded life estate can be equitably subordinated to a new mortgage, even if the life tenant did not consent to the new loan. Read on to learn how this case impacts the title industry.

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