In the case of registered land, if the co-owners are tenants in common in equity1, there will usually be a restriction on the proprietorship register to the effect that no disposition by a sole proprietor of the registered estate (except a trust corporation) under which capital money arises is to be registered unless authorised by an order of the court2. If there is only one surviving trustee, a second trustee must be appointed to join with the survivor in the transfer. The buyer may deal with the survivor alone if the restriction is removed from the register, or the
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