Posted by JT-IN on July 17, 2003 at 14:28:39:
There are lots of ways to get liens released, but the most effective way is to purchase the Lien at a discount, via an assignment, then release it yourself. Depending what type of lien it is and how much at risk the lien is, will determine how much it can be acquired for… in most cases.
Releasing the property and having the lien stay with the person, sounds a lot like dealing with the IRS and their liens. Depending upon the euity in the property, sometimes this is possible, but it takes time and finnesse.
What type of lien is it, and how much are the other liens on the property…? How much at risk is the lien that you refer to…? Who is it with…?