grantor grantor  /ˈɡræn tər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who makes a grant in legal form

Usage(s):

  • I doubt that a pardon can be overturned, either by the grantor, or by previous grantors.

News

  • Real Estate Transactions Recorded: May 27 - 31, 2013

    Grantor: WM Snowmass, LLC. Grantee: BG Spring, LLC. Aspen, Colo. Property: 300 South Spring Street, unit 302 Cost: $710,000 Grantor: Enclave Unit 9, Ltd. Grantee: 834 Aspen, LLC, Chicago, Ill. Property: Enclave at Aspen, lot 9 Cost: $6.5 million Grantor: Susan Wurtzel and Harvey S. Wurtzel Estate read more
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Aspen Daily News

Quotes

  1. "A blind trust businesswise is not very different from this grantor trust, but you're taxed on passive income versus income," Dewhurst said. "There's a huge penalty with that."
    on Aug 19, 2008 By: David Dewhurst Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "We will continue in our traditional role as a grantor and partner to arts and culture organizations statewide," Lawton said. "And we seek to expand our capacity to meet demand in regional economic development, workforce development through...
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: Barbara Lawton Source: Wisbusiness.com

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