Q: I’m a homeowner in Colorado. There are two mechanics liens, both less than $1000, filed in 2005. Both were paid.
Both businesses are now defunct. How do I have them removed?
A: You should have required releases upon payment (I'm sure you know this). A lawsuit to foreclose any mechanics lien must be filed no later than 6 months after the work is completed or the lien expires. Even if not paid, these liens would have expired long ago and you should not have to do anything to remove them. Check with a reputable title company.
Ashley Dean Powell agrees with this answer
They are legally unenforcible at this point.
You should not need to take any action.
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