Can a Lender Sue a Borrower for a Deficiency Judgment if the Lender is Still Owed Money After a Foreclosure Sale in Ohio?

Yes, a lender can sue a borrower for a deficiency judgment if money is still owed on a property loan after a foreclosure sale has occurred. However, there is a two year limit on the enforceability of the judgment.

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