Q: I have a judgment from five years ago that has not been renewed.
I am now trying to get a mortgage and the mortgage Companies underwriters want proof that this judgment is no longer collectible or enforceable. Would I need a lawyer to get that proof or is there any way to get proof that the judgment is no longer collectible?
A: You need a lawyer. You shouldn’t for something like this, but unfortunately you do.
You may need to file a Quiet Title or other Declaratory Judgment Action to have the recorded lien declared
or no effect due to the lapse of time to enforce same.
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