What is a mechanic's lien?

Answer There are many different types of liens that can be placed on your home by creditors. A mechanic's lien is the most common. A property that carries a lien could be forced into sale by the creditor.... Read More »

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How to Check the Status of a Mechanics Lien?

A mechanic's lien is a legal device through which a contractor or other service or goods provider can secure payment for goods or services. For example, if a construction company is building for yo... Read More »

Indiana Mechanics Lien Laws?

A mechanic's lien, sometimes referred to as a materialman's lien, is a claim against real property by the individual or company that provided a contracted service or materials for improvements to t... Read More »

Does a mechanics lien go on your credit bureau report?

A mechanics lien is a claim for non-payment placed upon real property by a person or company that performed labor associated with that property. Since this type of lien is not a credit based transa... Read More »

If you are not in agreement with charges can a Builder put a Mechanics Lien on your property?

Yes, that is exactly when the builder would do it! If you're in agreement, there would not be any reason to have the expense of filing a lien. You will need to settle the dispute (like gentlemen) a... Read More »