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PA Mechanic's Lien Law follow up

The linked article was written by E. A. "Sandy" Dixon, Jr. Esquire on Mechanic's Lien Law for the Pennsylvania Bar Association Quarterly; Sandy is a member of the Realtor Lawyer Council of Suburban West Realtors Association.

It may give you too much information, but it is very useful.

 Pennsylvania Bar Association Article

Hope this helps clarify the situation. At our last meeting, it was stated that some adjustments are being made to the law to rectify the situation created, that Title Insurance is not being issued covering Machanics Liens, and these are not being opposed by the proponents of the original bill. As more infomration becomes available I will post updates.

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Comment balloon 1 commentNick Vandekar, 610-203-4543 • March 13 2007 09:30AM
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