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The unreleased mortgage lien can appear in all kinds of conditions, regardless of the property or loan type. And when it does, it often means settlement delays. You can avoid the aggravation of an unreleased lien by understanding what a lien is and how to make sure you take care of it properly.
Check out this article about the mortgage lien and what to do when title problems snag your closing: