The first time you buy or sell real estate, you come across terms like property titles and deeds. Most of the people can’t tell the difference between the two. These are two separate legal concepts. However, to completely own a property you need the two.
A deed is a legal document used to transfer the title from one person to another. In compliance with the Statute of Fraud, it must be a written document. To make them fully binding they must be recorded in the assessor’s office or courthouse.