Can a condo association place a lien on a property for non-payment of association fees?

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Yes. The association can file a lien on your unit's title, which clouds it and which shows up on your credit rating.

Read your governing documents to remind yourself of your contract with the association to pay your assessments, which the association uses to pay the expenses of operating the community.

Further, understand that a lien may not be the final step that the association can take to collect this debt that you owe; the association may be able to foreclose on your property and sell it to retire the debt.
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