Clarifying that, if the owner of property subject to a lien is personally liable for alleged damages under the Maryland Contract Lien Act, the party entitled to enforce the lien may bring suit, without waiving the lien, for a monetary judgment for the lien amount, plus costs and attorney's fees, without foreclosing on the property, or if the property subject to the lien has been foreclosed, may maintain suit or bring a separate suit for a monetary judgment for any deficiency amount, plus costs and attorney's fees.
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
( 14-204 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:27 PM