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When is a lien a good thing for a homeowner?


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2014-12-24 23:47:30
2014-12-24 23:47:30

A lien means you owe someone money and they have a claim against your property until the debt is paid. A voluntary lien such as a mortgage can be considered a good thing since you initiated that lien process and benefitted from it by being able to purchase the property with a loan from the bank.

Involuntary liens such as tax liens or judgment liens are not a good thing.

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To file a lien on homeowner association you have to file at the court house.

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The only way a person can obtain a lien on a home is for the homeowner to agree to the lien in writing or the lender must sue the homeowner in court for non-payment of the car loan. If they win they can request a judgment lien from the court and that lien can be recorded in the land records. The property cannot be sold or mortgaged until the lien is paid off. The only way a person can obtain a lien on a home is for the homeowner to agree to the lien in writing or the lender must sue the homeowner in court for non-payment of the car loan. If they win they can request a judgment lien from the court and that lien can be recorded in the land records. The property cannot be sold or mortgaged until the lien is paid off. The only way a person can obtain a lien on a home is for the homeowner to agree to the lien in writing or the lender must sue the homeowner in court for non-payment of the car loan. If they win they can request a judgment lien from the court and that lien can be recorded in the land records. The property cannot be sold or mortgaged until the lien is paid off. The only way a person can obtain a lien on a home is for the homeowner to agree to the lien in writing or the lender must sue the homeowner in court for non-payment of the car loan. If they win they can request a judgment lien from the court and that lien can be recorded in the land records. The property cannot be sold or mortgaged until the lien is paid off.

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The owner cannot mortgage or sell the property until the lien is paid.

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They usually can't force the homeowner to sell the house. The lien will prevent the house from being sold. The matter will have to be settled and the lien released before the house can be sold.

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