Contractor Payment Affidavit

  • CONSULT WITH COUNSEL WHEN PREPARING CONSTRUCTION LIENS

    … serving a Final Contractor’s Payment Affidavit along with the construction lien. Also, sometimes there is value serving a Request for a Sworn Statement of Account along with a lien. Too many times, all of the issues and strategy that goes hand-in-hand with the preparation of a lien is lost when a lienor prepares its own lien. This is why there…

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  • PROPERLY TERMINATING A NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT

    … the effectiveness of the notice of commencement by recording a notice of termination of the notice of commencement. This is governed by Florida Statute s. 713.132 set forth at the bottom of this article. An owner cannot record a notice of termination of the notice of commencement as a “gotcha” tactic simply because it does not want to pay lienors or wants…

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