Can I sell my home if I have a lien?

Answer A house is salable with a lien; however, payment to satisfy the lien is required at the closing table either from the sale proceeds or from the seller's pocket. This applies to all lien types---fro... Read More »

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Special roof assess lien on condo that's on the market as a short sale Considering there are 30 other units with the lien should I pay my portion off to help the unit sell?

Whether you negotiate a reduction in the sell price by the amount of the special assessment, or pay it off, the minus amount to you will be the same.Said another way, you will pay the special asses... Read More »

What Happens if You Purchase a Home at a Tax Lien Sale & There Is a Mortgage Lien Owed?

Foreclosure on a tax lien may eliminate the mortgage lien attached to the property, which means you may be able to buy clear title to the foreclosure property. However, the answer depends on what t... Read More »

Does home owners association have the right to enter the property for home inspection in order to put a lien against the property?

This could be an uncommon first action for an association. Unless it is written in your governing documents that this inspection is part of a lien action, you may have a right to deny this request.... Read More »

How to Sell a Used Car With a Lien?

When you still owe a lender money on your car, the lender holds a lien, which means that the lender has the financial right to sell the car. When you want to sell the car yourself, you must get the... Read More »