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Can I file bankruptcy for a mechanics lien?

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My contractor has put a mechanics lien on my house.

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Oct 31, 2021

While you are free to file bankruptcy, the mechanic's lien will function as a secured lien against the property, to be paid first out of the bankrputcy estate (or, if there is a mortgage which predates the mechanic's lien, after the morgator is paid).

Good luck!


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