Egg Harbor Township, NJ asked in Construction Law for New Jersey

Q: If a Contractor does not pay the supplier for materials used to repair my home, Can a lein be put on my house?

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Jeff Vandrew Jr
Jeff Vandrew Jr
  • Red Bank, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Usually the answer to this question is yes they can, so long as the proper procedures are followed by the party that didn't get paid. The only upside is that you can never be liable to anyone with a construction lien on your home for more money than you were originally supposed to pay the contractor. You can contact me if you want to discuss more specifics. The foregoing was for discussion only and was not legal advice. -Jeff Vandrew Jr, Attorney-CPA,, Disclaimer:

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