RELEASE OF HOMESTEAD

Except for homesteads created during the "Problem Period" (see below) an estate of homestead may be released by either of the following methods:

  1. A deed conveying the property signed by the owner and the owner's spouse, if any, which does not specifically reserve the homestead estate; or by
  2. A release of the estate of homestead, duly signed, sealed and acknowledged by the owner and the owner's spouse, if any, and recorded in the Registry of Deeds for the county in which the property is located.