Sealed Bid Auction - January 10, 2017
The next auction of tax-defaulted properties is scheduled for January 10, 2017 but will be limited to the owners of parcels adjacent to the properties eligible for sale. Per California Revenue and Taxation Code section 3692(c), when parcels subject to tax sale are considered unusable due to their size, location or other condition, the tax collector has the authority to offer the property to owners of adjacent parcels. The sale authorization approved by the Board of Supervisors and a sample bid form are provided below:
January 10, 2016 Sealed Bid Auction Parcels
Sample Sealed Bid Auction - Bid Form
June 2016 Tax Auction Update
A total of 50 properties were sold during the June 17 - 20, 2016 auction of tax-defaulted properties through Bid4Assets. Tax Deeds to those who purchased property at the auction were recorded on July 7, 2016. If the properties sold for more than the taxes, penalties and fees due, parties of interest (owners, lienholders, etc.) may file a claim for excess proceeds. More about filing for excess proceeds.
Tax Auction Resources and Information
Tax Auction Excess Proceeds
Available Excess Proceeds
Historical List of Excess Proceeds:
Excess proceeds from the property tax auctions listed below have already been disbursed in accordance with California Revenue and Taxation Code Section 4675.