2021 Ohio Revised Code
Title 23 | Courts-Common Pleas
Chapter 2308 | Expedited Foreclosure on Vacant and Abandoned Properties
Section 2308.03 | Securing and Protecting Vacant and Abandoned Property.

Effective: April 6, 2017

Latest Legislation: House Bill 463 - 131st General Assembly

(A) I f a residential property is found to be vacant and abandoned under section 2308.02 of the Revised Code, a mortgagee on the residential property may enter that property to secure and protect it from damage.

(B) A mortgagee that has not filed a residential mortgage loan foreclosure action on a property for which the mortgagee holds a mortgage may enter and secure that property only if the mortgage contract or other documents provide for such an entry.

(C) The equitable and statutory rights to redemption of a mortgage on a property found to be vacant and abandoned pursuant to section 2308.02 of the Revised Code expire upon the confirmation of sale of the property.

Disclaimer: These codes may not be the most recent version. Ohio may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.