Philadelphia, PA asked in Estate Planning and Real Estate Law for New Jersey

Q: What happen when an initial deed is showered in April 84 and records show it was assigned in May 1984 .

Both companies are no longer around to show what happen to that assignment . However in 1986 a mortgage is showed and discharged with another company that’s no longer around. Reached out to company that it merged with and they have no record of the property. Through research all patterns show the mergers of the first mortgage in 1984 (25 merger) with no record how do you clear the tile of you want to sell the property?

1 Lawyer Answer
Morris Leo Greb
Morris Leo Greb
  • Estate Planning Lawyer
  • Rockaway, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: Speak to a real estate attorney. There is a statutory provision to resolve this issue.

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