Asked in Civil Litigation, Foreclosure and Real Estate Law for Washington

Q: My house was sold in a foreclosure sale. There is 45k in excess funds held in the court registry.

For years, then turned over to the Dept of Revenue in Sept of 2020. There's a judgment filed by Chase bank with 0 balance. How do I get my money released to me.

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Renee Louise Roman
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Renee Louise Roman
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  • Des Moines, WA
  • Licensed in Washington

A: You will need to contact an attorney who is familiar with this process, someone who can review the status of your claim and petition for release of these funds from the court registry. Through this process, judgment creditors of record (if any) will be notified, after which the funds can be released to you after any judgments or liens are paid.

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