Marco Solferino’s Kennewick business office on West Tucannon Avenue was in the process of having tenant improvements completed when he filed for bankruptcy. Building owner Washington Securities and Investment Corp. and Solferino mutually agreed to surrender the remaining term of the five-year lease.(Photo by Robin Wojtanik)

Homebuilder leaves $9.2M in debts after bankruptcy

Contractors, suppliers admitted they allowed chronic-nonpayment for work done around the Tri-Cities A well-known Tri-City homebuilder has filed for bankruptcy, leaving homeowners, contractors and suppliers scrambling to file lawsuits and liens in hopes of recovering their portion of the $9.2 million owed to secured and unsecured creditors.  Marco Solferino is seeking Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection,…

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