Five Things to Know About Mechanic's Liens
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- You have only four months to file a lien against a single family residence.
- If a party upstream is paid in full your lien may be unenforceable.
- Taking money earned on one jobs and using it to pay for another is a crime!
- If you willfully exaggerate the lien amount, the whole lien can be void.
- Public liens and private liens have a whole different set of rules.