2011 ORS § 86.715¹
Trust deed deemed to be mortgage on real property
  • applicability of mortgage laws

A trust deed is deemed to be a mortgage on real property and is subject to all laws relating to mortgages on real property except to the extent that such laws are inconsistent with the provisions of ORS 86.705 (Definitions for ORS 86.705 to 86.795) to 86.795 (Compensation of trustee), in which event the provisions of ORS 86.705 (Definitions for ORS 86.705 to 86.795) to 86.795 (Compensation of trustee) shall control. For the purpose of applying the mortgage laws, the grantor in a trust deed is deemed the mortgagor and the beneficiary is deemed the mortgagee. [1959 c.625 §21]