Public records can stay on your credit report for up to 7 years. But the judgment itself, if unpaid, can be found virtually forever. If you owe money related to the eviction, it makes sense to try to settle this matter. Hope this perspective helps!
Civil judgments typically remain on your credit report for seven years from the date the judgment was entered. The only way to get it removed sooner would be to get the court that issued the judgment to vacate the judgment.
In addition to what others said, you maybe able to file a motion to expunge the judgment as well.
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