Real Property

Sections

39.010
Actions for partition of real property; partial partition.
39.020
Interests of all parties must be set forth in complaint.
39.030
Lienholders not of record need not be made parties.
39.040
Plaintiff must record notice of pending litigation immediately after complaint is filed.
39.050
Summons must be directed to all parties interested in property.
39.060
Unknown and absent parties may be served by publication of summons; appointment of counsel to represent their interests.
39.070
Contents of answers.
39.080
Rights of several parties may be determined; proof of title; consideration of rights of unknown parties.
39.100
Lienholders must be made parties or master appointed.
39.110
Lienholders must be notified to appear before master.
39.120
Court may order sale or partition.
39.130
Partition in accordance with rights of parties.
39.140
Report of master’s proceedings regarding partition.
39.150
Court may confirm or modify master’s report or appoint new master; conclusive judgment.
39.160
Judgment not to affect tenants for years to whole property.
39.170
Apportionment of expenses.
39.180
Abstract of title; costs, inspection and custody.
39.190
Making and verification of abstract.
39.200
Interest allowed on disbursements.
39.210
Liens on undivided interests of parties are charges only on shares assigned to those parties.
39.220
Estate for life or years may be set off in part of property not sold when property not all sold.
39.230
Application of proceeds of sale of encumbered property.
39.240
Lien claimant holding other securities may be required to exhaust them first.
39.250
Distribution of proceeds of sale upon direction of court.