N.M. Stat. § 47-1-46

Current through 2023, ch. 9
Section 47-1-46 - Real estate descriptions by reference to recorded instruments

Any deed, mortgage, pleading in court or other instrument affecting real estate may describe such real estate by reference to the description thereof contained in or shown by one or more maps, plats, descriptions, deeds, mortgages or other instruments of record in the office of the county clerk of the county in which the affected real estate is located, and such instrument containing such description or descriptions by reference shall be legally sufficient for all purposes to the same extent as if the description or descriptions referred to therein had been fully set forth therein; provided, that the instrument containing any such description by reference must show the time and place of filing or recordation of the instrument containing the description referred to, or other similar information, so that said instrument containing the description referred to can be located and identified.

NMS § 47-1-46

1941 Comp., § 75-123, enacted by Laws 1943, ch. 90, § 1; 1953 Comp., § 70-1-44.