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Real Property – Mortgages – Title Insurance – County Map Ordinance – Encumbrance (access required)

The plaintiff-lender accepted a mortgage and later foreclosed on and bought property that was subject to Horry County’s Official Map Ordinance, which prohibited improvement to the land without prior exemption. This ordinance constituted an encumbrance on the property, triggering coverage under defendant’s title insurance policy. We reverse summary judgment for the title insurer on coverage issues; ...

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