ORS 18.904¹
Order required for sale of residential property
  • exceptions

(1) If the judgment debtor is a natural person, residential property may be sold under a writ of execution only after the entry of a court order authorizing the sale.

(2) This section does not apply to writs of execution that direct the sheriff to sell specific property pursuant to the terms of the judgment.

(3) This section does not apply to a writ of execution issued to enforce a judgment foreclosing:

(a) A construction lien for work, labor or material done or furnished exclusively for the improvement of the property to be sold;

(b) A lawfully executed purchase money lien against the property to be sold; or

(c) A lawfully executed mortgage or trust deed on the property to be sold. [2005 c.542 §16]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 18—Judgments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors18.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information