Bulletin: IN2014004

Date:
June 19, 2014
To:
All Indiana Issuing Offices
RE:
UNDERWRITING - Indiana Lien Life Chart

Dear Associates:

The attached Indiana Lien Life Chart is a summary of various statutory liens that can affect title to Indiana property including methods to perfect the liens and time frames for expiration. Please distribute this information to your escrow officers, title examiners, title officers, searchers and anyone else that you feel should know about it. 

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THIS BULLETIN IS FURNISHED TO INFORM YOU OF CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS. AS A REMINDER, YOU ARE CHARGED WITH KNOWLEDGE OF THE CONTENT ON VIRTUAL UNDERWRITER  AS IT EXISTS FROM TIME TO TIME AS IT APPLIES TO YOU, AS WELL AS ANY OTHER INSTRUCTIONS. OUR UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS DO NOT AUTHORIZE OUR ISSUING AGENTS TO ENGAGE IN SETTLEMENTS OR CLOSINGS ON BEHALF OF STEWART TITLE GUARANTY COMPANY. THIS BULLETIN IS NOT INTENDED TO DIRECT YOUR ESCROW OR SETTLEMENT PRACTICES OR TO CHANGE PROVISIONS OF APPLICABLE UNDERWRITING AGREEMENTS. CONFIDENTIAL, PROPRIETARY, OR NONPUBLIC PERSONAL INFORMATION SHOULD NEVER BE SHARED OR DISSEMINATED EXCEPT AS ALLOWED BY LAW. IF APPLICABLE STATE LAW OR REGULATION IMPOSES ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS, YOU SHOULD CONTINUE TO COMPLY WITH THOSE REQUIREMENTS.

References

Bulletins Replaced:
IN000014 Protection against Innocent Purchasers for Municipal Ordinance Violation Liens
Related Bulletins:
IN000022 Commercial Real Estate Broker Liens
 
IN2013002 LEGISLATIVE UPDATES - New Legislation changing the statutory expiration period of mortgages
 
IN2013014 LEGISLATIVE UPDATES - Indiana Inheritance Tax
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
None