What does a tax lien on a home mean?

Answer If a tax lien is placed on your home, it means that you neglected to pay a tax debt. The federal government will then collect the debt by way of the lien when your home is sold. The tax lien will t... Read More »

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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 »

Can a home owners association place a lien on your home for failing to follow a rule?

Your association probably cannot file a lien as a first, unannounced step, to 'get your attention' because you violated a 'rule'. Apparently you are in dispute with your community's board based on... Read More »

Can a home owner association put a lien on your home in Florida for unpaid dues?

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 »