Selling a home successfully in today's competitive real estate landscape requires making sure that it looks its best along with the help of a skilled, experienced listing agent who can finesse the marketing process for maximum appeal.
Occasionally, however, the process of selling a home also requires knowing how to overcome serious hurdles, such as tax liens and title issues.
What is a Tax Lien on a Home?
Any taxing authority, including cities, counties, states, and the federal government can usually place a tax lien on a home. And in many states and locations, Home Owner Associations (HOAs) may also place a tax lien on a home when there are unpaid HOA fees.
Tax liens are filed with the county where the home is located and serve as a notice…