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I need to know if an addendum alone as a lien can be removed. I'm in Washington State. About to close and escrow needs a payoff letter. The lien should be on another property in which the loan was for. Not this one.
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Welcome and thank you for your question. How is the addendum showing up as a lien? Was the addendum recorded against the real property?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Thank you for your prompt response. Please see attached.
Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

I see that this was recorded. I see a stamp on the second image you attached. Is that correct?

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

We would need the to have a release of lien signed by the lender and recorded in the county or have the title company record the release. Would the "lender" sign a release?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
She will if I can find an attorney tonight whom will write something up which says that she will get paid at closing when when sold which is scheduled within 75 business days. This is an emergency refi with a hard money lender because Note on my property expires at midnight.
Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

I can provide you with a link for a form that will work if that would help.

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

This the form that would be used to release the lien https://s3.amazonaws.com/uslf-previews/WA/WA-1051-08.pdf

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Would you consider writing this up? I'll pay you. Whatever is fair.
Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

The form will work perfectly, I cannot see the recording information. Can you open the link?

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

All she would need is to draft the same addendum and hold off recording it until the close of escrow completes.

http://www.ehow.com/how_8131970_release-property-lien.html

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

I need to know if an addendum alone as a lien can be removed. I'm in Washington State. About to close and escrow needs a payoff letter. The lien should be on another property in which the loan was for. Not this one. Yes with a release of lien. http://www.uslegalforms.com/wa/WA-1051-08.htm

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

Please do not hesitate to ask me any additional questions that you may have with regard to this matter. It would be my pleasure to continue to assist you.

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

I wanted to follow up with you to see if you were able to print the release and have it signed?

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Real Estate Lawyer: Attyadvisor, Attorney replied 2 years ago

You may not be aware that the attorneys do not receive credit for their work if the customer does not rate our service positively.

Would you like your attachments to be removed for privacy?

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