Definitions for "Granting clause"
A deed provision indicating that title is passing.
Also called words of conveyance, this clause is part of most deeds. It identifies the type of deed and type of ownership being conveyed, as well as states the grantor's intent to convey title to the grantee. For more information, see the "Introduction to Deeds" article in the "Real Estate In-Depth" section.
Words in a deed of conveyance that state the grantor's intention to convey the property at the present time. This clause is generally worded as "convey and warrant," "grant," "grant, bargain and sell" or the like.