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Can I still claim a lien on the property? because the title is not been transferred to new owner?
Are you saying that there was a signed sale contract, but the actual closing hasn't occurred yet and the property is still in the seller's name?
If so, then yes, you still have time to file the lien on the property if you are eligible to do so and then notify the seller that you have done so. This would create a cloud on the title and force him to pay you off, or the closing company to withhold proceeds to pay you off, before clear title could be conveyed to the buyer.