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I have a Timeshare (deeded). Can I add words in the Legal

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I have a Timeshare (deeded). Can I add words in the Legal Description that are going to protect the new owner, when they decide they want to get rid of the timeshare.
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Hello,

A person can only transfer the right, title and interest that the person holds. Consequently, if you are subject to certain restrictions or obligations under the deed, then you cannot defeat those restrictions/obligations with any language added to the deed, because you do not hold that right. You would need the person who originally created the restrictions/obligations to provide a deed that protects the new purchaser.

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