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He cannot harass you at any time. The law is that if he persistently tries to communicate with you after you tell him not to this can be considered to be criminal harassment and you can seek to have him charged. If he is charged with harassment he will be placed under a restraining order and will not be able to communicate with you or come near you.
So if the harassment continues you can contact the police. At first they may just warn him but that may do the trick.
At the same time you can also consider having a lawyer send him a letter threatening a court order.
He is entitled to continue to try to collect any money he says you owe him even if it is beyond the limitation period. The limitation period means he can no longer sue you but it doesn't actually extinguish any debt. So he can send you a letter and try to collect that money or even retain a collection agency but it is too late for him to sue you.
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He can continue to try and collect because the limitation period is just for suing you. It is two years so he cannot sue you but as I already explained it doesn't extinguish the alleged debt. A debt only extinguishes when it is paid.
He cannot harm the sale and he cannot put a lien on now. It had to go on within 45 days of his substantially completing the work and then to perfect the lien he had to sue you. You would have received notice of the lien and at this point it would have expired in any event as he didn't sue you.
There is no reason to put your house into a trust and that will harm you and not help you. First, if you are transferring title to defeat a creditor it is considered fraudulent and the transfer would be set aside. Second, you would get stuck with capital gains tax as the only exemption is for individuals who have the house as their principal residence.
I think you are worrying too much about this situation, really. He is a bully but that is all.