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Property to be sold during public auction Tuesday, April 7
San Jacinto News- Times - March 2009
COLDSPRING – More than 125 San Jacinto County properties will be sold during a public auction on the county courthouse steps Tuesday, April 7. Beginning at 10 a.m. the properties will be sold for cash to the highest bidder to satisfy tax liens held against the properties by San Jacinto County. Any property sold during the auction is subject to the right of the former owner to redeem the property within six months of the date the purchaser’s deed was recorded, upon payment of the amount bid for the property by the purchaser at the sale, including the amount of the tax due, recording fee and all taxes, penalties and interest and costs paid plus 25 percent of the aggregate total. The property may also be redeemed by the previous owner within two years of the date the purchaser’s deed was recorded if the property was either the residence homestead of the owner or was designated for agricultural use as of the date the suit was fi led, upon payment of the amount bid for the property by the purchaser at the sale, the amount of the tax due, recording fee and all taxes, penalties and interest and costs paid plus 50 percent of the aggregate total of redeemed in the second year. In addition to redeeming directly from the purchaser, redemption may also be made from the San Jacinto County Tax Assessor-Collector. All property included in the auction is located in San Jacinto County. The property may be subject to Flood Plain Administration and subject to strict rules and restrictions regarding its use and development. The property may also have other owners or lien holders not named in the tax sale. More information, including bidding instructions, amounts, maps, plats and pictures where available may be viewed at pbfcm.com. Flyers with listings are available at the San Jacinto County Tax Offi ce and Central Appraisal District.