The Technical Recovery Section in the HFS Bureau of Collections (BOC) is responsible for filing liens.
Timeframes for filing are:
The County Recorder of Deeds may charge a fee to file a lien. The amount of the fee is added to the amount of the lien.
Liens must be renewed every 5 years.
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