Usage examples for escrow

  1. This is known as a Deed in Escrow. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  2. Martin, rich and generous as he was, originator as he was of the edict that Paula must go to work, would never have been stampeded as Wallace was in a talk that lasted less than half an hour, into producing securities to the amount that Paula needed and offering them up in escrow for the life of Maxfield Ware's contract. – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  3. It must still remain in escrow as the bond of Harry until the case was decided, and that might mean years. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  4. In the hands of a third person it may be made an escrow. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  5. " I'll see there is no loophole in the contract and the money must be placed in escrow so that there can be no possibility of our losing that. – Tom Swift and his Electric Locomotive or, Two Miles a Minute on the Rails by Victor Appleton
  6. Understand- all money that comes from the mine is held in escrow until this case is decided. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  7. They were, in fact, held by a bank as trustee in what is known as escrow- that is, subject to his call on payment of the small sum still due on them. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman
  8. As I say, the deeds to your mine are held in escrow. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  9. " That amazing rascal Buck Ogilvy used to be a C. M. me that the money had been deposited in escrow there awaiting formal deed. – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  10. A deed " delivered in escrow" is when the document is placed with a third party to be by him delivered to the grantee when a certain time has elapsed or certain conditions have been fulfilled. – Business Hints for Men and Women by Alfred Rochefort Calhoun
  11. I arranged it so that all the stock will be held in escrow for ten years and used as collateral for loans specially earmarked to finance expansion and R and D. In other words the employees are about to become those companies' new bank partner. – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover