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1. The title Deeds are the evidence that a party owns a property. These are normally registered at the Land Registry and are now called "Official Copies". The Title Deeds show who owns the property, whether or not there are any covenants affecting the property and whether the property is subject to a Mortgage.
2. The legal interest means who is shown on the Title deeds as legally owning
the property. If 2 people own the legal interest, they both may have a different beneficial interest in the property (ie one may own a 605 share and the other own a 40% share- this is the beneficial interest of each party).
3. A tenancy for life means that someone has been granted a Lease, allowing them to reside in a property for the duration of their lifetime, subject to any conditions or payment of rent which may be stipulated in the Lease.
4. The legal title means who owns the property and whose name will appear on the Official Copies (the title deeds), referred to in point 1 above.
5. Beneficial title is just referring to what percentage each legal owner holds in the property, as discussed in point 2 above.
6. As discussed in point 2. Furthermore, although a party may legally own a property in their sole name, they may be holding the property on trust for a third party. eg a Father may own the legal title (ie only his name is ***** ***** Official Copies) but a separate document had been drawn up to show that he be holding the property on trust for his children. In this example, the children are the beneficial owners, even though their names are ***** ***** the legal title.
I hope this assists and answers your questions.