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TAX SALE - June 21 & June 22, 2018

Notice is hereby given that the following properties will be sold at PUBLIC AUCTION by the Treasurer of the Municipality of the County of Cumberland on Thursday June 21, 2018 and Friday June 22, 2018 as stated below unless, before the date of the tax sale, the total amounts as indicated are paid in full.   

Please note a change in location for the tax sale due to the large volume of accounts.  The Tax Sale will be held at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre located at 6 Main Street, Springhill, Nova Scotia.

pdf Tax Sale Advertisement (1.33 MB)

 

Terms of the sale:  The reserved bid for each property is $100 plus $400 deed preparation and registrationto be paid at the time of the sale.  Bidding will start at $500.00.  Payment can be made by cash, money order,certified cheque, lawyer’s trust cheque or debit card. (Before date of sale verify with your bank the amountof your available daily limit.)  The balance of your bid is to be paid similarly within three business days ofthe sale. 

Although the Municipality has made all reasonable efforts to confirm ownership, it does not guarantee title or boundaries of the aforementioned property.  Prospective Purchasers are responsible to conduct their own searches and surveys or other investigations.   

In accordance with the Muncipality of Cumberland Revenue Collection Policy 18-05, section 9 states that the Municipality will not accept a tender/bid from a tax assessed owner, his/her agent, or his/her immediate family for any sum less than the full amount of taxes, interest and expenses associated with respect to the land.

 For a more detailed description please contact the Municipal Building at 1395 Blair Lake Road, Phone  667-2313, Toll Free 1-888-756-6262