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  • PART II REAL AND PERSONAL PROPERTY AND DOMESTIC RELATIONS
  • TITLE I TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY
  • CHAPTER 188 HOMESTEADS

Section 1 - Definitions

Section 1A - Repealed, 2010, 395, Sec. 1

Section 2 - Homestead protection for elderly or disabled persons

Section 3 - Acquisition and creation of estate of homestead; exemptions

Section 4 - Automatic homestead exemption in absence of a valid recorded declaration of homestead; subordination of automatic exemption to subsequent new loan or line of credit

Section 5 - Declaration of homestead; contents; recording

Section 6 - Use and enjoyment of homestead estate by spouse and minor children during pendency of case filed in probate court; prohibition against disposing of the estate upon order of probate court

Section 7 - Continuation of estate of homestead existing at death or divorce of holder for benefit of surviving or former spouse and minor children; effect of remarriage of surviving or former spouse

Section 7A - Repealed, 1971, 423, Sec. 7

Section 8 - Prior mortgages, lien or other encumbrance

Section 9 - Subordination of estate of homestead to mortgage executed by all owners

Section 10 - Termination of estate of homestead

Section 11 - Protection of proceeds received on account of sale, taking or damage of home subject to an estate of homestead; period of protection

Section 12 - Set off of homestead estate to insolvent debtor; appraisal of property

Section 13 - Effect of statement of marital status of grantor contained in deed, release or mortgage; affidavit of grantor, releaser or mortgagor as to existence of spouse

Section 14 - Notice of right to declare homestead protection required in all mortgage transactions