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If a lien filed on a condo by the COA is not pursued within

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If a lien filed on a condo by the COA is not pursued within a year and allowed to expire, what are the consequences for the debt owed?

In Florida

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Consumer Protection Law
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Just because a lien expires, that does not extinguish the debt itself. The debt is for breach of contract and the statute of limitations for them enforcing breach of contract in FL is 5 years from the date the breach occurred. So the COA has 5 years to sue her for the money.
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