fee simple conditional
- An ownership status granted to a person and their offspring, which can revert or be remaindered if there are no direct descendants, yet becomes fully transferable and an absolute right with the birth of a direct descendant
- The old man's will granted his son a fee simple conditional of the family home.
- Inheritance law often uses the concept of fee simple conditional while distributing real estate property.
- If there are no direct descendants of the deceased, the property given as fee simple conditional may revert or be remaindered.