Unlike other states in the US, Louisiana real estate laws holds specific and unique set of laws.
These civil laws are based on the French Napoleonic code, where legal issues concerning about the land and the property on the land can be dealt.
It has one of the complex civil codes in US and some of them are as follows.
- The real estate property in Louisiana is termed as immovable property in the legal documents.
- According to the state laws,
the inheritance of real estate in Louisiana is not allowed to be left to someone outside the family.