ORS 18.906¹
Motion for order authorizing sale of residential property

(1) A judgment creditor may file a motion with a court requesting an order authorizing the sheriff to sell residential property. The motion must be filed with a court that has authority to issue a writ of execution for the judgment. The motion must include a statement that does all of the following:

(a) Indicates the amount of the money award or money awards, as reflected in the judgment or judgments.

(b) Indicates the amount owing on the money award or money awards on the date the motion is filed.

(c) Indicates whether any of the money awards arise out of an order or judgment for child support as described in ORS 18.398 (Denial of homestead exemption when judgment is for child support).

(d) Identifies the residential property to be sold.

(e) Indicates whether the property is a homestead. If the property is a homestead, the motion must allege facts showing that the homestead may be sold on execution.

(2) A motion under this section must be accompanied by an affidavit disclosing the basis of the allegations contained in the motion. If the judgment creditor relies on more than one judgment to support the order, the motion must be accompanied by copies of all other judgments on which the judgment creditor relies.

(3) A court shall promptly schedule a hearing on a motion filed under this section. In setting the hearing the court shall allow adequate time to allow service on the judgment debtor under ORS 18.908 (Notice of motion for order authorizing sale of residential property). [2005 c.542 §17]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute (ORS 18.536)

Where real prop­erty was not homestead at time of plaintiffs' peti­tion for sale at execu­tion or at time of defendants' notice of intent to discharge prop­erty from plaintiffs' judg­ment lien, defendants were not entitled to protec­tions provided for homestead by this sec­tion or ORS 23.280 (renumbered ORS 18.412 (Notice of intent to discharge judgment lien against homestead)). Bourgeois v. Grenfell, 72 Or App 415, 695 P2d 974 (1985), Sup Ct review denied

Where judg­ment debtor makes post-judg­ment transfer of residential real prop­erty to an­oth­er natural per­son, execu­tion sale of prop­erty is subject to claim by transferee natural per­son of homestead right in prop­erty. Premier West Bank v. GSA Wholesale, LLC, 196 Or App 640, 103 P3d 1169 (2004)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 18—Judgments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors18.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 18, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­018ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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