A Quick Glimpse of Real Estate in English History Part I

Real estate, as defined by the Oxford English Dictionary Online, is the property consisting of land and the buildings on it. It could also refer to the profession of buying, selling, or renting land, buildings or housing. In history essay writing, tackling real estate as a business could be a very good topic to choose. Here is a quick glimpse of the real estate is the history of United Kingdom.

Prior to 1066, land ownership in England is primarily contingent on possession. This means that if a person possesses a land, he owns it. If he found a land and no one else is claiming for it, he could keep it. Unlike today, there were neither police nor judicial courts to impose or take cognizance of a person's legal rights over a certain land or property.



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  • August 29 2012 - Manchester
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It is pretty interesting to learn more about the real estate history of a country. I am doing my [Commercial hotlink deleted by Zillow moderator. Please see our Good Neighbor Policy.] and I found this one to be very interesting.
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