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12:05 Feb 15, 2008
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / mortgage
Spanish term or phrase: gravado a su favor
This is a small text on mortgage and loans.
Context
Hacia 1930, el 50 % de los inmuebles del país estaban gravados a su favor (a favor del banco).
Gracias de antemano.
Fernando Tognis
Argentina
Local time: 15:24
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1...banks were/the bank was/acted as (the) mortgagee under mortgages taken out on fifty..
Marina Godano
4lien on its behalf
Carolina Ruiz
4taxed and credited to...
danimak


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22 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
taxed and credited to...


Explanation:
I would translate it like this:
Around 1930, 50% of real estate in the country was taxed and credited to the bank.

danimak
United States
Local time: 12:24
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Beatriz Galiano
39 mins

disagree  trnet: Perdón, pero aquí no hay nada de impuestos, solo créditos que en todo caso son hipotecarios. El problema es que "gravamen" es imposición fiscal y como vemos se presta a varias intrepretaciones.
4 hrs
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33 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
...banks were/the bank was/acted as (the) mortgagee under mortgages taken out on fifty..


Explanation:
Entiendo que el banco o los bancos resultaban ser los acreedores hipotecarios, esto es, por lo de "gravado a su favor"...

Marina Godano
Argentina
Local time: 15:24
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 36

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agree  trnet
4 hrs
  -> Thank you, Tr!!
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11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
lien on its behalf


Explanation:
Espero te sirva. Saludos!


    Reference: http://www.answers.com/topic/lien?cat=biz-fin
Carolina Ruiz
Local time: 12:24
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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