Fee Simple Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Fee Simple, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Fee Simple?

n. Absolute title to land which is free from other claims against the title and is used to transfer title. The title can be sold or passed to another through a will or inheritance. The phrase is used to demonstrate that the fee is not conditional, determinable, or fee tail.