Hammonton, NJ asked in Foreclosure for New Jersey

Q: Tax lien owner needs assistance with pursuing a foreclosure on a property that has been abandoned for more than 1 year

municipality refuses to declare property abandonded although it qualifies based on the guidelines under the njsa 55:19-55. property located in mullica township, NJ

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Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer
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  • Foreclosure Defense Lawyer
  • Clifton, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: N.J.S.A.  54:5-86(b)  allows public officer  or tax  collector  to  sign  certification  waiving two year  waiting  period  for  third party lienholder to foreclose  and gets abandoned property  foreclosed  faster and returned  to  tax rolls. Tax lien foreclosure has strict rules that must be carefully followed. Pick the best attorney you can find and remember one rule: a good attorney is generally never cheap, and a cheap attorney is generally never good so don't choose based on price.

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