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Rule 770. Property Incapable of Division


Should the court be of the opinion that a fair and equitable division of the real estate, or any part thereof, cannot be made, it shall order a sale of so much as is incapable of partition, which sale shall be for cash, or upon such other terms as the court may direct, and shall be made as under execution or by private sale through a receiver, if the court so order, and the proceeds thereof shall be returned into court and be partitioned among the persons entitled thereto, according to their respective interests.

Source: Art. 6096, unchanged.

Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941.


Oct. 12, 1949, eff. March 1, 1950