When is the next Tax Lien Sale?
The sale is held every February. The actual date for the
sale will be available January 1st.
Where will the sale be held?
The sale will be held at the Treasurer’s Office, 253 Fifth St., Clifton, Arizona.
What are the hours of the sale?
The sale starts at 10:00 a.m. until all parcels are offered.
Where can I obtain the list of the parcels being offered at the sale?
The parcel list will be available at the Treasurer’s Office and will be published
in the County newspaper approximately 2 weeks before the sale. It can also be found
on the "Current Year's - Tax Lien Sale Listing".
Can anyone bid at the sale?
You must be registered in order to bid.
How do I register to bid?
You may obtain a "Bidder Information Form" at the counter the day of the sale.
The form requires your name, mailing address, phone number and Social Security Number (SSN) or a Tax ID number.
What type of payment is accepted?
Money Order, certified check, or cash; no personal checks accepted.
Does the Treasurer’s Office help in researching parcel information?
No. The bidder must conduct any research on potential purchases.
Are there any fees associated with the purchase of a lien?
Yes. There is a $5.00 assignment fee, a $5.00 investor fee, and a $10.00 Certificate of Purchase (CP) fee.
When will I receive my certificate?
The Treasurer’s Office no longer issues a paper Certificate. Instead, a receipt will be issued.
What is the foreclosure process and will the County handle the foreclosure process
for a fee?
You may begin the foreclosure proceedings three years from the date
of the tax lien sale. It is recommended that you seek an attorney. The attorney will give
you the cost and time involved. The Treasurer's Office no longer facilitates the
forclosure process. Upon submission of a judgement from Superior Court, the County Treasurer
will issue a Treasurer's Deed. Please contact the Office for additional information.
Does your county hold a deed/land sale in addition to a tax lien sale?
Yes, please contact the Greenlee County Board of Supervisors at 928-865-2072.