Can home owners association sue for a lien paid when property was foreclosed on?

Answer Your question sounds like this series of events took place: The association filed a lien on a unit. The property was foreclosed upon. The foreclosure paid the lien. The association wants it money.I... Read More »

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When a home owners' association forecloses on a lien for delinquent fees does that mean the home owner's property can be seized to pay the debt?

To foreclose means to start the legal process by which the property can be sold to settle the debt or other obligation. The property is sold to the highest bidder. At the auction the association wi... 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 »

Can an Home owners association put a lien on your property even while you are making payments?

You are not clear about who you're making payments to: the mortgage company for your mortgage, or to the association to pay assessments that are in arrears. If you mean payments to make up arrears,... Read More »

Can a home owners association file a lien against your personal name or just your property?

Read your governing documents to determine whether you are personally liable for what you owe the association, or not. In any event, having a lien filed against the title for property you own will ... Read More »