A Municipal Lien Search provides a thorough investigation to determine if there are any Code Violations, Open/Expired Permits, Unrecorded Liens, Special Assessments, Unpaid Water/ Sewer/ Garbage Balances, Taxes, and Misc. Utilities associated with a property. Municipalities can attach unrecorded liens to a property, which can be expensive and require extensive repairs or corrections - This info is not found in a standard property report and is recommended for default/REO transactions.