Newville, PA asked in Banking and Real Estate Law for Pennsylvania

Q: Found out a judgement was filed in 2003 against my husband house by Sherman acquition limited for Sears Roebuck company

Is there a statue of limitations all info is old can I get it off my lien

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Mark Scoblionko
Mark Scoblionko
  • Business Law Lawyer
  • Allentown, PA
  • Licensed in Pennsylvania

A: In Pennsylvania a judgment lasts forever until it is paid. However, it constitutes a lien only for five years, unless it is renewed. Thus, if this judgment was not renewed, the judgment remains, but it does not constitute a lien unless and until it were to be renewed.

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