§ 47-18-01 Homestead exemption – Area and value
§ 47-18-03 Selection of homestead exemption
§ 47-18-04 When homestead subject to execution
§ 47-18-05 Homestead – How conveyed
§ 47-18-05.1 Waiver of homestead exemption – Notice required – Exemption for platted property
§ 47-18-06 Homestead – When appraised
§ 47-18-07 Application for appraisers
§ 47-18-08 Petition for appraisal – When filed
§ 47-18-09 Appointment of appraisers
§ 47-18-10 Duties of appraisers
§ 47-18-11 Appraisers’ report to judge of district court
§ 47-18-12 Division of homestead
§ 47-18-13 Sale of homestead
§ 47-18-14 Proceeds of sale exempt – Disposition
§ 47-18-15 Fees of appraisers
§ 47-18-16 Proceeds of sale exempt
§ 47-18-17 Who may make declaration of homestead
§ 47-18-18 Declaration of homestead – How executed and acknowledged
§ 47-18-19 Contents of declaration of homestead
§ 47-18-20 Recording of declaration of homestead
§ 47-18-21 Effect of sale of homestead
§ 47-18-22 Conveyance in case of mental illness
§ 47-18-23 Requisites of a petition in case of mental illness
§ 47-18-24 Notice of application to convey homestead in case of mental illness – Service
§ 47-18-25 Order of sale or mortgage recorded with recorder
§ 47-18-26 Sale of homestead – Court may direct disposition of funds
§ 47-18-27 Conveyance of homestead when spouse is mentally ill – Validity
§ 47-18-28 Appeal from order to district court
§ 47-18-29 Homestead may be devised subject to homestead estate

Terms Used In North Dakota Code > Chapter 47-18

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See North Dakota Code 1-01-18
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Executor: includes administrator and "administrator" includes executor. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute means the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Individual: means a human being. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Oath: includes "affirmation". See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Person: means an individual, organization, government, political subdivision, or government agency or instrumentality. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Process: means a writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See North Dakota Code 1-01-49
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • Verified: means sworn to before an officer authorized to administer oaths. See North Dakota Code 1-01-42
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See North Dakota Code 1-01-33