Documents to file a Declaration of Homestead are found online at the website of the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. After downloading and filling out the form, individuals must have it notarized by a nota... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

The Massachusetts Homestead Act protects homeowners from having their home seized or sold to pay their debts. As of 2015, every Massachusetts homeowner is automatically provided homestead protection for debts up to $125,... More » Government & Politics US Government

A homestead declaration form is used to protect a person's home equity by providing that person with an exemption from standard liability so that part of the home's equity cannot be taken by creditors or in the bankruptc... More » Business & Finance Real Estate
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