Tax liens come first then mortgage liens. The length of time it would take to have the lien removed would depend on the bank. Typically the mortgage coma my would get the lien paid by the sale of the home. I suggest having your agent speak to the listing agent and keep looking for homes.
If you have time to wait before making above and are getting a good deal then hang in there. If not, there are plenty of homes on the market to choose from. You amy want to consider a newly constructed home that has a warranty. Builders right now have ready to move in homes that they are discounting. They can also pay closing cost and have incentive for buyers that can move quickly.... more
Keep in mind opinions are subjective, and what's good for one may not be good for the other--do some homework of your own--check the district's websites, state education websites, possibly visit the district(s), speak to the principal, teachers, etc.,--then make a determination.... more