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Did you ever proceed with the court action to get a judgment of eviction against them?
Or did you just retake possession of the property?
Do you know where they are currently located so you could contact them?
Ok, then that presents something of a problem because if you didn't get the court to declare the contract for deed void in the formal court case, then it is still going to show up as burden on the title and scare potential purchasers.
You would have to file a "quiet title" action where you basically sue the buyers to have the court declare that you are the sole owner with a clear title to the property. The court would allow you to get "service by publication" where you put a notice in the paper to get good service and then allow you to continue to get a default judgment against them clearing the title. Any local real estate attorney should be able to handle filing the quiet title action.
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