Code of Civil Procedure section 697.310 - "Enforcing Money Judgments by Abstract of Judgment"

CALIFORNIA CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE

ENFORCEMENT OF MONEY JUDGMENTS

Judgment Lien on Real Property

C. C. P. Section 697.310
(a) Except as otherwise provided by statute, a judgment lien on real property is created under this section by recording an abstract of a money judgment with the county recorder.
(b) Unless the money judgment is satisfied or the judgment lien is released, subject to Section 683.180 (renewal of judgment), a judgment lien created under this section continues until 10 years from the date of entry of the judgment.
(c) The creation and duration of a judgment lien under a money judgment entered pursuant to Section 117 or 582.5 of this code or Section 16380 of the Vehicle Code or under a similar judgment is governed by this section, notwithstanding that the judgment may be payable in installments.

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