Definitions for "RUNNING WITH THE LAND"
An obligation or right that attaches to a property and passes to the new owner after the land is sold.
Rights or covenants which bind or benefit successive owners of a property are said to run with the land, such as restrictive building covenants in a recorded deed which would affect all future owners of the property.
Rights, restrictions, or covenants which affect successive owners of a parcel of land are said to run with the land. Sales Agreement—See agreement of sale.