The house, which was of scanty dimensions, cost £700 exclusive of a ground rent of £15 a year given for the site.
ground rent, on the other hand, is less under these conditions.
As above explained, there is no land tax, nor ground rent, and every man builds his own house and is his own landlord.
The property is subject to a ground rent of seventy dollars per annum.
It could not, for instance, exempt personal property from taxation, or make a tax on ground rent the main source of its revenue.
Once a year I used to go with the mother to pay the ground rent.
"I wonder you are not ashamed to speak of that ground rent," he said slowly, and with biting emphasis.
It is subject to a ground rent of £1 to the Stanhope estate.
And as the ground rent can be taken separately, and with the least difficulty, this would be the first to go.
A devise of “ground rent” carries not only the rent but the reversion.