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Code of Virginia
Title 55.1. Property and Conveyances [Effective October 1, 2019]
Chapter 20. Horizontal Property Act
10/23/2019

§ 55.1-2005. (Effective October 1, 2019) Apartments subject to individual titles and interests; recording; transfer of garage unit.

Once the property is established as a horizontal property regime, an apartment in the building is a separate parcel of real property and may be individually conveyed and encumbered, independent of the other apartments in the building, and the corresponding individual titles and interests shall be recordable. A garage unit sold to a co-owner as a limited common element may be sold or transferred by him to another co-owner in the same horizontal property regime independently of and separately from his apartment.

1962, c. 627, § 4, § 55-79.4; 1966, c. 683; 1973, c. 375; 2019, c. 712.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.