Form 23. - Agreement for Sale of Property. Baltimore, Maryland.1

This Agreement is made in duplicate this......................day of ........................... 19___, between.......................

Seller .... and.......................................Purchaser ....

The said seller... .hereby sell... .and agree... .to convey, and the said purchaser... .hereby buy.... and agree.... to pay for, the following property : ...............................................................

(Here insert description of property and size of lot.)

Being the property described in a..................dated...........and recorded among the Land Records of Baltimore in Liber............

No..............fol..............

The said property is in fee.

The said property is leasehold, subject to a ground rent of $..........per year, which is lease, at.......... irredeemable redeemable ... per cent.

after........years from the date of

The said property is a ground rent which is ............years from date of lease at.........irredeemable redeemable . .. .per cent.

after (Strike out all except the kind of property intended.)

The purchase price is.....................................Dollars ($......), payable in cash on or about the......................day of ........................19.... ; of the above sum there has been paid on account the sum of...........................................Dollars ($......), which last mentioned sum is to be repaid to the purchaser in the event that the title is not satisfactory; time is of the essence of this agreement.

Possession is to be given on......................................

The property is subject to the following incumbrance:..............

Rentals, taxes, water rent, ground rent, and other charges are to be adjusted to the day of transfer.

The title is to be clear of all incumbrances and assessments, and satisfactory to the Title Guarantee and Trust Company. Witness the hands and seals of the parties hereto.

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Witness :

Note. - As soon as the contract is signed, the purchaser should insure the improvements. The signing of a contract of sale renders void the seller's fire insurance policy; and if the improvements should be destroyed before the property is insured by the purchaser, the loss would fall on the purchaser.

Note. - If the property is in fee, the wife (if any) of the seller should sign.

I Form of Title Guarantee & Trust Co. of Baltimore, Md.

Form 24. - Contract of Sale. New Jersey. (Short Form.)

Agreement, made the....................day of..................

A. D., 19___, between...............................................the first party, and.................................................. the second party, in manner following:

The first party in consideration of..........................Dollars, to..............duly paid, hereby agree... .to sell unto the second party, (Description here.) for the sum of.............................................. Dollars, which the said second party hereby agree___to pay the said first party, as follows:

On Execution of this Agreement....... $........

On Delivery of Deed, Cash............ $........

Bond and Mortgage for... .years, @..% $........

$........

$........

Total, $........

And the said first party on receiving payments as above set forth, shall deliver to the said second party or to........assigns a duly executed, full covenant and warranty deed, conveying to......the fee simple of said premises, free from all incumbrance; said deed to be delivered at the office of The New Jersey Title Guarantee and Trust Company, Nos. 83 and 85

Montgomery Street, Jersey City, N. J., on or before....................

.....................A. D., 19___, at......M.

In Witness Whereof, the parties to these presents have hereto set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.

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Sealed and Delivered in ............................[seal]

the Presence of

State of New Jersey, County of............. I

Be it Remembered, That on this.......day of....................A. D., 19___, before me................... personally appeared..................................................who, I am satisfied.... the Grantor... .in the within Deed of Agreement named; and I having first made known to......the contents thereof,...... did......acknowledge that..........signed, sealed and delivered the same as............voluntary act and deed, for the uses and purposes therein expressed;

Form 25. - Contract of Sale. New Jersey.

Memorandum of Agreement, made the........................day of.........................in the year of our Lord, One Thousand, Nine

Hundred and........................between.........................of the......................... of .....................in the County of...........................and State of ..................hereafter designated the party of the First Part; and............................. of the............................of...................in the County of ........................and State of.....................hereafter designated the party of the Second Part;

Witnesseth : That the said party of the first part, for and in consideration of the sum of.................................................to be paid and satisfied as hereinafter mentioned, and also in consideration of the covenants and agreements herein contained, made and entered into by the said party of the second part, doth agree to and with the said party of the second part, that............the said party of the first part, will convey to the said party of the second part,............heirs and assigns, by

Deed of................................free from all encumbrance___

on or before the.......................day of........................

Nineteen Hundred and.....................; all....................lot ...................tract................or parcel of land and premises, hereinafter particularly described, situate, lying and being in the........

...............................of ............................... in the County of.........................and State of...................

(Description here.)

And the party of the second part for..............................heirs, executors and administrators, doth covenant, promise and agree, to and with the party of the first part,..............................heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, that..........................the party of the second part, will pay and satisfy or cause to be paid and satisfied, unto the party of the first part the said sum of................. as and for the purchase money of the foregoing described land and premises in the following manner, that is to say:..................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

And It Is Further Agreed by the parties hereto, that the said Deed shall be delivered and received at the office of...........................

................., Newark, N. J., between the hours of................o'clock......M. and................o'clock___M. on the.............. day of....................19......

In case of loss or damage to the property by fire before the title is passed, the party of the first part shall allow to the party of the second part the amount of such loss or damage, to be ascertained by arbitration if the parties cannot agree.

And for the performance of all and singular the covenants and agreements aforesaid, the said parties do bind themselves and their respective heirs, erecutors and administrators; and they hereby agree to pay, upon failure to perform the same, the sum of................................which they hereby fix and settle as liquidated damages therefor.

In Witness Whereof, the said parties have hereunto set their hands and seals in duplicate the day and year first above mentioned.

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Signed, Sealed and Delivered in the Presence of

Form 26. - Agent's Sale Contract. Chicago, Illinois.1