Saratoga County has scheduled its annual spring tax foreclosure auction for Tuesday March 15, 2016. The auction will be held at the Saratoga County municipal facility, building #5, West High Street, Ballston Spa. Registration for those interested in buying tax foreclosed properties at the auction begins at 5:00PM. Bidding on the properties will begin at 6:00PM.
The auction list of properties up for auction, and Terms and Conditions information packet can be picked up at various locations in Saratoga County beginning three weeks prior to the Saratoga County tax foreclosure auction. Locations include the Moreau Town Hall, Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, Corinth Free Library, Edinburg Town Hall, Stillwater Town Hall, Saratoga County Real Property Tax office and the Saratoga County Treasurers office.
Additionally, the auction lists, Terms and Conditions, and information about each property for sale can be found on the Saratoga County website through the Real Property Tax office link. Information for each parcel includes the known the name of the prior owner before the property was obtained by Saratoga County for delinquent taxes, address and/or location of the parcel and tax map number for each parcel.
According to the Saratoga County auction flyer, Saratoga County is selling all parcels as is. It is the responsibility of the buyer of any of the properties up for auction to obtain information about the property prior to the tax foreclosure auction. Any information Saratoga County includes about the properties up for auction is for information only.
At this time, there are approximately 90 parcels up for sale in the tax foreclosure auction. Six of the parcels are indicated to be sold in pairs. All the parcels included in the tax foreclosure auction are all located in Saratoga County. The properties up for sale at the auction were foreclosed on by the county for delinquent taxes.
Saratoga County holds tax foreclosure auctions twice a year. The first auction of the year is in the spring in March. The second tax foreclosure auction is held in the fall in September.
Requests to be put on the mailing list for future Saratoga County tax foreclosure actions can be made through the Saratoga County Real Property Tax Office website.