2013 ORS § 87.542¹
Priority of lien

(1) A lien created under ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) shall have priority from the date of its perfection and shall be subordinate and inferior to any other lien, mortgage, trust deed or other encumbrance that attached to the real property or was recorded prior to the recording of the notice of lien under ORS 87.507 (Perfecting lien). Except for property tax liens, the lien created by ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) shall have priority over any other lien, mortgage, trust deed or other encumbrance that attached to the real property or was recorded subsequent to the recording of the notice of lien under ORS 87.507 (Perfecting lien).

(2) A lien created under ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) is void as against any purchaser in good faith and for a valuable consideration of the same real property whose interest is recorded prior to the recording of the notice of lien under ORS 87.507 (Perfecting lien).

(3) ORS 93.645 (Priority of purchaser) shall apply to a lien created under ORS 87.503 (Lien for long term care) as if the lien were a judgment lien. [1997 c.744 §5]

Note: See note under 87.501 (Definitions for ORS 87.501 to 87.542).