Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 480 - The Homestead Right
Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
Devise: To gift property by will.
following: when used by way of reference to any section of these laws, shall mean the section next preceding or following that in which such reference is made, unless some other is expressly designated. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:13
Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
petition: when used in connection with the equity jurisdiction of the superior court, and referring to a document filed with the court, shall mean complaint, and "petitioner" shall mean plaintiff. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:51
Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
Revocable trust: A trust agreement that can be canceled, rescinded, revoked, or repealed by the grantor (person who establishes the trust).