A form of co-ownership that gives each tenant equal interest and equal
rights in the property, including the right of survivorship.
A decision made by a court of law. In judgments that require the
repayment of a debt, the court may place a lien against the debtor's real
property as collateral for the judgment's creditor.
A lien on the property of a debtor resulting from the decree of a
A type of foreclosure proceeding used in some states that is handled
as a civil lawsuit and conducted entirely under the auspices of a court.
A loan that exceeds Fannie Mae’s mortgage amount limits. Also called a