In Pennsylvania money judgments can be enforced by writ of execution against the personal property of a judgment debtor
for a period of 20 years after the entry of the judgment. 42 Pa.C.S. Â§ 5529. Money judgments may become a lien on the real property of a judgment debtor in any county upon the entry into the record of the office of the Clerk of the Court of Common Pleas in the county where the property is situated. 42 Pa.C.S. Â§ 4303. Such liens are enforceable for a period of five (5) years and may be revived prior to its expiration. (42 Pa.C.S. Â§ 5526(1).
So unless a lien was placed and renewed and twenty years has passed the time for enforcing the judgment has expired.
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