A Treatise on the Law of Fixtures Volume 1

A Treatise on the Law of Fixtures Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...premises, and to yield up the same in repair at the end of the term, it was held that the covenant included erections and buildings erected, built and used by the tenant on the premises for trade purposes, where such erections were let into and fixed to the soil and freehold; but not those erections and buildings lying upon the surface of the ground, and in their nature mere chattels. -i In French v. City of New York, 16 How. Pr. (N. Y.) 220, 29 Baro. 363, where the lessees of premises known as "Castle Garden" covenanted to surrender the demised premises, and all improvements that may have been placed by them upon the premises during the term, to the lessees at the end of the term, it was held that such a covenant included gas pipes, burners, gas ladders, gas meters, lumber in hat room, doors, hinges, locks, floor of stage, glass case, benches in the gallery and under the gallery, woodwork and canvas constituting the stage, picket fence on the bridge leading to the garden, sheds on the north and south sides of the building, fixtures, and ticket office, and the board fence on the north side of the building. The court said: "Improvements clearly, in the lease here used, embrace every addition, alteration, erection, or annexation made by the lessees during the demised term to render the premises more available and profitable or useful and convenient to them. It is a more comprehensive word than 'fixtures, ' and necessarily includes it, and such additions as the law might not regard as fixtures. It would be difficult to select a more comprehensive word; and where the parties say that all improvements which may be placed on the provements, however, that are required of the tenant by the lease are not removable by the tenant.91...show more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 313g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236485823
  • 9781236485823