55-1001 Definitions
55-1002 From What Property Selected
55-1003 Homestead Exemption Limited
55-1004 Automatic Homestead Exemption — Conditions — Declaration of Homestead — Declaration of Abandonment
55-1005 To What Judgments Subject
55-1006 Presumption of Abandonment — Declaration of Nonabandonment
55-1007 Conveyance or Encumbrance by Husband and Wife
55-1008 Homestead Exempt From Execution — When Presumed Valid
55-1009 Judgment Against Homestead Owner — Lien On Excess Value of Homestead Property
55-1010 Liability for Debts of Owner
55-1011 Exemption of Pension Money and Retirement or Profit-Sharing Benefits From Legal Processes

Terms Used In Idaho Code > Title 55 > Chapter 10 - Homesteads

  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Life estate: A property interest limited in duration to the life of the individual holding the interest (life tenant).
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person;
Idaho Code 73-114
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Idaho Code 73-114
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.