The effect of the deed shall be to convey to the grantee therein named the legal and equitable title in fee simple, to the real property described in the deed, excepting only the lien of a local government on such assessments or liens as were not included in the foreclosure proceedings. The deed shall be prima facie evidence of title in the grantee, except as stated in this section, and that all proceedings and acts necessary to make such deed in all respects good and valid have been had and done. Such prima facie evidence shall not be disputed, overcome or rebutted, or the effect thereof avoided, except by satisfactory proof of either:
(1) Fraud in making the final assessment or in the final assessment, or in the procuring of the lien.
(2) Payment of the final assessment or lien before sale or redemption after sale.
(3) That payment or redemption was prevented by fraud of the purchaser.
(4) That the property was sold for a lien or final assessment for which neither the property nor its owner, at the time of sale, was liable, and that no part of the final assessment or lien was assessed or levied upon the property sold. [Amended by 1991 c.902 §67; 2003 c.802 §43]Section: Previous 223.540 223.545 223.550 223.555 223.560 223.565 223.570 223.575 223.580 223.585 223.590 223.593 223.594 223.595 223.605 Next
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