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 Chapter 429 Statutory Liens Against Real Estate 
429.005   Certain agreements to waive rights under this chapter are unenforceable — exception. (8/28/1992)
429.010   Mechanics' and materialmen's lien, who may assert — extent of lien. (8/28/2013)
429.012   Original contractor to have lien, when — requirements, failure to provide notice, penalty, exception — agents, insurance companies or escrow, accepting fraudulent lien waiver or false affidavit for gain, penalty. (1/1/2017)
429.013   Definitions — subcontractor to have lien, when — consent of owner, form — requirements — penalties for violation. (1/1/2017)
429.014   Lien fraud, penalties — claim against original contract, when. (1/1/2017)
429.015   Lien authorized for architectural, professional engineering, land survey, or landscape architecture — extent of lien — priority — defenses. (8/28/2011)
429.016   Residential real property — recording required, procedure — failure to record, effect of — form of notice — separate notice required, when — release of lien, procedure — waiver, when. (8/28/2010)
429.020   Lien for street, sidewalk, sewer or pipeline adjacent to land. (8/28/1992)
429.030   Amount of property subject to lien. (8/28/1961)
429.032   Partial release when lien is on multiple lots or tracts — mechanic's lien claimant to file record in circuit court, content — form for partial release. (8/28/1992)
429.040   Buildings on same or adjacent lots. (8/28/1939)
429.050   Priority of lien — improvements removed when — exception. (8/28/1939)
429.060   Lien shall have precedence over subsequent encumbrances. (8/28/1939)
429.070   Lien in case of licensed or leased property. (8/28/1992)
429.080   Lien filed with circuit clerk, when. (8/28/2007)
429.090   Abstract of lien by clerk. (7/1/1997)
429.100   Notification by subcontractors and others. (8/28/1939)
429.110   When owner nonresident — notice, how given. (8/28/2010)
429.120   Satisfaction to be filed, when. (7/1/1997)
429.130   Penalty for refusing to satisfy. (8/28/1939)
429.140   Duty of contractor when others file lien. (8/28/1939)
429.150   Who construed as owner or proprietor. (8/28/1939)
429.160   Assignment of mechanics' liens — rights of assignee. (8/28/1949)
429.170   Actions commenced in six months. (8/28/1959)
429.180   Pleadings as in other civil cases. (8/28/1939)
429.190   Who may be made parties. (8/28/1939)
429.200   Personal representative made party, when. (8/28/1983)
429.210   The judgment. (8/28/1939)
429.220   Judgment by default. (8/28/1939)
429.230   Judgment on constructive notice. (8/28/1939)
429.240   Judgment on personal service. (8/28/1939)
429.250   The execution. (8/28/1939)
429.260   Proceeds divided pro rata, when. (8/28/1939)
429.270   Enforcement and adjudication of rights of several lienors in equitable action — procedure. (8/28/1939)
429.280   Parties to equitable action. (8/28/1939)
429.290   Equitable action exclusive of other remedies. (8/28/1939)
429.300   Other actions stayed when equitable action brought. (8/28/1939)
429.310   Time suits deemed commenced. (8/28/1959)
429.320   Appointment of referee by court, when — jury trials. (8/28/1939)
429.330   No equitable action in case of one lien. (8/28/1939)
429.340   Enforcement of decree ordering sale of property. (8/28/1939)
429.350   Enforcement of mechanics' liens by associate circuit judge. (1/2/1979)
429.360   Suits for foreclosure, process, procedure — same as other civil suits. (1/2/1979)
429.440   Lien on railroad property for work, labor, materials. (8/28/1939)
429.450   Such lien to have precedence over other encumbrances. (8/28/1939)
429.460   Account and claim of lien filed with circuit clerk, when — copy served. (8/28/1939)
429.470   Lien abstracts, contents — duties of clerk. (8/28/1997)
429.480   Secretary of state to file lien in his office. (8/28/1939)
429.490   Satisfaction filed, when. (8/28/1997)
429.500   Refusal of parties to satisfy — penalty. (8/28/1939)
429.510   Limitations of subcontractor's lien by his contract. (8/28/1939)
429.520   Actions to enforce lien, how conducted — nature of judgment. (8/28/1949)
429.530   Who shall be parties to suit. (8/28/1939)
429.540   Proceeds, when distributed pro rata. (8/28/1939)
429.550   Railroad liable to subcontractors, laborers, when. (8/28/1939)
429.600   Law, how cited. (8/28/1993)
429.603   Definitions. (8/28/2007)
429.605   Broker's lien for compensation for services, requirements. (8/28/1993)
429.607   Lien notice, content. (8/28/1993)
429.609   Broker's lien attaches to commercial real estate when, notice to be filed in office of recorder, when — installment payments of compensation, notice recorded when — lease, claim for lien filed when. (8/28/2009)
429.611   Lien claim release or satisfaction to be filed when. (8/28/1993)
429.614   Broker to mail copy of notice of lien to owner by certified mail. (8/28/1993)
429.616   Enforcing lien, broker may bring suit, filed where, time limitation on filing — failure to file on time extinguishes lien — claim for same extinguished lien not permitted. (8/28/1993)
429.618   Petition, content, parties' foreclosure action, procedure — liens having priority over broker's lien. (8/28/1993)
429.620   Broker failing to file suit or answer in pending suit within thirty days after service on owner, lien is extinguished, service of demand, procedure. (8/28/1993)
429.623   Satisfaction or release of lien by broker on written demand of owner within thirty days of demand. (8/28/1993)
429.625   Cost of proceeding to be paid by nonprevailing party — more than one nonprevailing party, apportionment by court. (8/28/1993)
429.627   Lien preventing closing, escrow account to be established with clerk of circuit court — funds in account held until parties' rights determined — release of broker's lien when. (8/28/1993)
429.629   Appraisers and title examination service on commercial real estate to provide lien for services completed. (8/28/1993)
429.630   Brokers, appraisers and title examination service at time of closing to give written notice of right to lien on premises — failure to furnish notice, effect. (8/28/1993)
 - Cross References
Equitable liens, notice, 527.260
Federal tax liens, registration and notice, 14.010 to 14.050
Judgment or decree of appellate, federal or other court of record, lien on realty in county, when, 511.440
Nonconsensual common law liens, 428.105 to 428.135
Payment contingent upon receipt of payment from third party not a defense to enforcement of mechanic's lien, 431.183
Public defender system, liens for value of services, when, 600.090
Transportation subscriptions and transportation certificates of railroad to be first lien, 388.140

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