answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

Yes, you can but there are questions:Do you have to give the ex wife proceeds from the sale?? If yes, deduct the lien amount from her proceeds.

If not, depending on the amount of the lien, is whether you can file yourself (depends on the state you arein) or you need the help of an attorney.

You might also want to file that same judgment in the state or county where she lives if it is not the samecounty as where you are filing.

AnswerYou can't put a lien on your ex-wife, only an asset. You can sue her, however.

Liens are obtained by means of a lawsuit judgment.

If the ex-wife relinquished the property in the terms of the dissolution petition she is no longer liable for encumberances(liens) or other legal action against said property in which case a suit is not posssible.

This applies whether the lien(s) have been perfected or not.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-09-12 14:06:40
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can you recover the cost of paying a property lien from your ex spouse?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

When is a home excluded from Medicaid laws?

When the recipient, the spouse of a recipient who is in a nursing home, and/or the recipient's disabled adult child, is living there. However, even in such cases, the State will file a lien on the property and an estate claim to recover the cost of care.


How much will it cost you to remove spouse from mortgage?

A quit claim deed will be rather inexpensive. However, the spouse can require payment to sign the agreement. You cannot remove them without their agreement and consent.Another PerspectiveA quitclaim deed will transfer the interest of the spouse in the property but will have no effect on the grantor's responsibility to the lender or the mortgage. Generally, the mortgage must be paid and refinanced in order to remove a spouse from any responsibility for paying the mortgage.


What is the cost of adding a spouse to a mortgage?

A spouse is not added to a mortgage; if the spouse already owns an interest in the property through deed or community property, then the spouse is subject to the mortgage, regardless of whether or not he or she signed it. Note, however, that many mortgages contain "due on sale" clauses which require the mortgage to be refinanced if there is a change in ownership of the property. Contact your bank to see if your loan contains such a clause.


I have been taxed on full sale of property 9yrs. istead of difference between cost and sale can I recover any money sent to irs?

I have been taxed on full sale price of property I have owned for 9yrs instead of the difference between the cost and sale. Can I recover any money that has been sent to irs?


Is merchant processing very expensive?

"Like anything else merchant processing is very expensive. From paying employees, buying products, paying for services and property cost merchant processing will alway be expensive."


Why does water cost money?

i think its paying for the bottle the cost to bottle the water, i don t think your paying for the water


A property which is Jointly owned with rights of survivor ship by two persons one died but before the deceased encourage someone to spend and modify the property and promise them it. will I lose it?

A property\'s basis is increased by the cost of the modifications made. When a a property is jointly owned with rights of survivor ship by two persons but one dies and made modifications to the property that you are not aware of.AnswerWhen a joint tenant with right of survivorship dies, the property is automatically owned solely by the survivor. When two people own property, both must agree to repairs in order for both to be responsible for paying the cost of repairs. If only one signs the contract for repairs then only that one is responsible for paying the bill. If the other joint owner contracted for services without your consent, and you were unaware that the property was being improved, then you are not responsible for paying the bill and the debt died with the decedent.


Is property tax a variable cost?

no....its a fixed cost


Is property taxes a variable cost?

no....its a fixed cost


When can your spouse start being covered?

If you're needing to add your spouse to your group plan at work, you may be required to wait until open enrollment to do so. Check with your benefits or human resources office to find out. They should be able to tell you how much it will cost for your spouse to be added. If you're needing to add your spouse to an individual plan, simply contact the company to have your spouse added on. They will give you a quote on how much it will cost to add your spouse to your plan.


How much does it cost to list a property on a real estate website?

From what I could find it cost somewhere between 50-100 dollars to put up a listing on there site The cost to have them sell it for you is much higher so it might be worth paying to list your home on their site and getting the calls and what not yourself.


Type of cost?

There is two things that mean cost. Cost can mean the pricing of something or it can me someone is paying the cost for doing something.

People also asked