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Contractor then sued me and I counter sued him in May of 2019 the judge dismissed his case against and ordered his attorney to remove the lien against my house which he did not do. The Attorney refiled the case against me but the judge dismissed the case and I have never been served on the refiled case. I still have my counter claim against the contractor. How do I get the lien removed even after the judge ordered the attorney to have the lien removed?...Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 17, 2021
IllinoisMechanics Lien
The general contractor was fired from the job in progress. The homeowner is stating that the GC was paid for the work we provided however, we have not received any payment. Since the GC is no longer working for the homeowner should we or could we change the bill to or responsible information to the homeowner and file a lien? The homeowner would like us to finish the project with our company just not the GC....Read More
By Anonymous Subcontractor
2 answersAdd commentJan 15, 2021
IllinoisPayment Disputes
Hi I am a customer of a breached contract from a company name CDS Construction and which I just found out they are not licensed to do the roofing job that was signed in the contract. The job is not completed and the job is not what I asked of them. I have pictures and recordings of the incomplete job and how they breached the contract....Read More
By Diamonique Yates
1 answerAdd commentJan 14, 2021
IllinoisNotice of Intent to Lien
We have filed this lean with the original owner who did not pay us for our work. Do we need to take any actions as to enforce this lean?...Read More
By Anonymous General Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 12, 2021
Illinois
Please advise current status on this job as it relates to lien rights. When will the rights expire? I would like to send a notice of intent at this time to stress urgency. Please provide more information from a time-line perspective....Read More
By Anonymous Subcontractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 13, 2021
Illinois
Can I file a claim against my GC Liability Insurance and/or bond, if the work that my employee performed caused major property damage?...Read More
By Anonymous Subcontractor
Waiting for answerAdd commentJan 13, 2021
IllinoisBond ClaimsBonding Off LienMechanics Lien
Am a handyman who was hired by the realtor of the property to do remodeling work. After I did 90 percent of the job I was fired stating that the house did not pass inspection Can I still file a mechanics lien against the property? I have e mails and correspondence with the realtor The owner does not live in the property. He is fixing it to re sell....Read More
By Anita Bhojwani
Waiting for answerAdd commentJan 13, 2021
IllinoisMechanics Lien
Hi there, once the homeowner has paid . what are the next steps? I did what i thought needed to be done. I sent payment to the Will County Recorder as instructed to release the lien as well as sent them a notorized release of lien document with what i thought was the proper info. I recieved the check back with a letter stating that they were rejecting it and gave me a list of reasons why.. One of them being that the document i sent wasnt a standard document.. what exactly is the "standard document" Help! Please! (the lien itself was prepared by Levelset) Kristy Kline Administrative Assistant S&H Contracting Inc....Read More
By Anonymous General Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 12, 2021
IllinoisLien Releases
Contractor thinking about bidding on government jobs....Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 9, 2021
Illinois
I am an scope/estimate writer for contractors. I was hired by a subcontractor, who already got paid. Am I able to place a lien for non-payment ? Inquiring about Illinois and Florida....Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 11, 2021
IllinoisMechanics Lien
Hello, I sent a lien notice to my customer that he owes me $2200.00 now it is time due to file a mechanics lien. Can I add the attorney's fee to my total? Thank you, Husein Qaiesi...Read More
By Anonymous General Contractor
Waiting for answerAdd commentJan 8, 2021
IllinoisMechanics Lien
Hi. I filed a lien with Levelset. ( Order # 4132933) When building owner was served, he called to tell me that he was a new owner..and did not own property when authorized HVAC work was done. He does not feel responsible for payment. Can you advise? Thank you....Read More
By Marci Weininger
Waiting for answerAdd commentJan 6, 2021
IllinoisMechanics Lien
Hello: I have a general contractor who waived the prompt payment act in the subcontract agreement. When the prompt payment act has been waived does that also include the SB1636 regarding reducing retention from 10% to 5% upon 50% completion? This is a private contract. Thank you,...Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 4, 2021
Illinois
I need a release of lien for the job, please contact me at your convenience. 815-405-2933 ...Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentJan 4, 2021
IllinoisLien Releases
I have an expired lein from Ford Motor Company on my home, I can't complete the refinancing of my home because of it, what can I do?...Read More
By Anonymous Contractor
1 answerAdd commentDec 28, 2020
Illinois