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COURTHOUSE HOURS:
8am to 4pm

ASSESSOR/TREASURER
PUBLIC HOURS:
10am to 4pm

OFFICE LOCATION:
County Courthouse

MAILING ADDRESS:
Ferry County Treasurer
350 E Delaware Ave. #13
Republic, WA  99166

Phone:
(509) 775-5225 ext. 2503

Fax:
(509) 775-2979

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kathleen

Kathleen Rupp

Ferry County Treasurer
Elected to Office, November 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kelly Burbank, Deputy Treasurer

Leslie Young, Deputy Treasurer

First half property taxes are due April 30, 2014

Second half property taxes are due October 31, 2014

 

Are you transferring/conveying real or personal property? You most likely need an excise affidavit.

2014 Ferry County
Tax Foreclosure List

Sale Date: December 12, 2014
Time: 10.00 A.M.
Location: Commissioner’s Office
  290 E Tessie
  Republic, WA   99166

NOTE:  The foreclosure properties listed below are subject to change.  These properties may be redeemed by their owners or persons with a recorded interest up to the day before the sale date.  Therefore, the properties may or may not be on the foreclosure the day of the sale.  The date of the sale is also a tentative date and could be subject to change.  Please check our website as we get closer to the sale date for more accurate information.  Persons interested in any parcels should thoroughly research on their own all information regarding such parcels. An on-site inspection is also recommended.  You may access more information on these properties at ferrywa.taxsifter.com/taxsifter.  Also check the map link for maps.

ITEM #1 PARCEL NO. 23725500209000 - SOLD FOR $5,200.00

LEGAL: Lot Two Hundred Nine (209), GOLD MOUNTAIN RANCHES, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 1 of Plats, pages 112 thru 132, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $1,870.93
ACRES:  10.00

ITEM #2 PARCEL NO. 23729320002000 - SOLD FOR $49,000.00

LEGAL: The Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (NW¼ SW¼) of Section Twenty-nine (29), Township Thirty Seven (37) North, Range Thirty-two (32) East, W.M.

EXCEPTING THEREFROM the right of way for Sheridan County Road No. 253.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $6,752.46
ACRES:  40.00

ITEM #3 PARCEL NO. 24027500003400 - SOLD FOR $7,300.00

LEGAL:  Lot Four (4), TORODA CREEK FOREST PARK, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 2 of Plats, page 48, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $2,129.49
ACRES:  4.42

ITEM #5 PARCEL NO. 33606571926000 - SOLD TO FERRY COUNTY

LEGAL:  Lot 1, Block 19A, SECOND ADDITION to the Town of Republic, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 1 of Plats, page 9, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $834.28
ACRES:  0.0200

ITEM #6 PARCEL NO. 33827500080000 - SOLD FOR $9,500.00

Lot Eighty (80), CURLEW RIM RANCHES, DIVISION ONE (1), as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 2 of Plats, page 3, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $2,876.97
ACRES:  10.00

ITEM #7 PARCEL NO. 42809340001000 - SOLD TOGETHER WITH #8

LEGAL:  That portion of the following described tract of land being located in the Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (SE¼SW¼) of Section Nine (9), Township Twenty- eight (28) North, Range Thirty-four (34) East, W.M., more particularly described as follows:

Beginning at the quarter corner common to Sections 9 and 16 of Township 28 North, Range 34 East, W.M.; 
thence North 89º 56’ 20” West, a distance of 602.69 feet where the Section line between said Sections 9 and 16 intersect with the boundary of the Columbia River Reservoir, said point being the True Point of Beginning;
thence North 51° 25’ 04” West, a distance of 120 feet;
thence North 38° 34’ 56” East, a distance of 220 feet;
thence South 51° 25’ 04” East, a distance of 200 feet;
thence South 38° 34’ 56” West, a distance of 220 feet to the boundary of the Columbia River Reservoir;
thence North 51° 25’ 04” West to the Point of Beginning.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $1,663.32
ACRES:  0.9400

ITEM #8 PARCEL NO. 42816210002000 - SOLD TOGETHER WITH #7 FOR $2,600.00

LEGAL:  That portion of the following described tract of land being located in the Northeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter (NE¼ NW¼) of Section Sixteen (16), Township Twenty-eight (28) North, Range Thirty-four (34) East, W.M.,  more particularly described as follows:

Beginning at the quarter corner common to Sections 9 and 16 of Township 28 North, Range 34 East, W.M.;
thence North 89º 56’ 20” West, a distance of 602.69 feet where the Section line between said Sections 9 and 16 intersect with the boundary of the Columbia River Reservoir, said point being the True Point of Beginning;
thence North 51° 25’ 04” West, a distance of 120 feet;
thence North 38° 34’ 56” East, a distance of 220 feet;
thence South 51° 25’ 04” East, a distance of 200 feet;
thence South 38° 34’ 56” West, a distance of 220 feet to the boundary of the Columbia River Reservoir;
thence North 51° 25’ 04” West to the Point of Beginning.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $893.64
ACRES:  0.1200

ITEM #9 PARCEL NO. 43025340001000 - SOLD FOR $22,000.00

LEGAL:  The Southeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter (SE¼ SW¼) of Section Twenty-five (25), Township Thirty (30) North, Range Thirty-four (34) East, W.M.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $4,062.20
ACRES:  40.00

ITEM #10 PARCEL NO. 43831500034000 - SOLD FOR $9,200.00

LEGAL:  Lot Thirty-four (34), CURLEW RIM RANCHES, DIVISION NO. 2, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 1 of Plats, page 133, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington

MINIMUM BID:  $1,629.00
ACRES:  10:00

ITEM #11 PARCEL NO. 44031210002000 - SOLD TO FERRY COUNTY

LEGAL:  That portion of Government Lots Two (2) and Three (3) of Section Thirty-one (31), Township Forty (40) North, Range Thirty-four (34) East, W.M., lying and being East of State Highway No. 4-A (SR 21) as the same existed April 3, 1970.

EXCEPTING THEREFROM that portion lying within the bounds of the Plat of Panorama Ranchettes, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 2 of Plats, page 15, records of the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $1,187.42
ACRES:  0.6500

ITEM #14 PARCEL NO. 63923500705000 - SOLD FOR $1,252.60

LEGAL:  Lots Five (5) and Six (6), Block Seven (7), ORIENT TOWNSITE, as per plat thereof recorded in Volume 1 of Plats, page 53, records of  the Auditor of Ferry County, Washington.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $1,252.60
ACRES:  0.1500

ITEM #15 PARCEL NO. 73820110002000 - SOLD FOR $1,312.68

LEGAL:  That portion of Government Lot One (1) of Section Twenty (20), Township Thirty-eight (38) North, Range Thirty-seven (37) East, W.M., lying Northerly of North right of way line of Barstow Bridge Road as relocated, surveyed and conveyed in 1966.

EXCEPTING THEREFROM the right of way for Barstow Bridge County Road.

Situate in the County of Ferry, State of Washington.

MINIMUM BID:  $1,312.68
ACRES:  1.5500

TERMS OF SALE

All sales will be made by auction to the highest and best bidder for cash.  Only cash money or cashier’s check will be accepted for the amount of the final bid.

If, at the conclusion of bidding on a particular parcel, the highest bidder does not have the exact amount of the bid, the bidder will be allowed time to obtain it.  At the conclusion of the bid on the last parcel on the Minimum Bid Sheet, the sale will be adjourned for one (1) hour.  If payment is not then made, the bid shall be deemed rejected, the bidding on that parcel will be reopened, and the defaulting bidder will be excluded from bidding on any other parcel at this auction and possibly future auctions. 

The Treasurer's Tax Deed will be issued within thirty (30) days of the sale.  The successful bidder will be charged an extra $89.00 over and above the bid ($5.00 for deed preparation, $5.00 State Technology Fee, $5.00 Processing fee and $74.00 for recording fees).

This is a “Buyer Beware” sale.  The parcels are offered for sale "where is" and "as is" without any representation of warranty expressed or implied.  The Treasurer's Tax Deed is issued subject to easements, restrictions or reservations of record.

QUALIFIED BIDDERS:

No county officer or employee shall directly or indirectly be a purchaser of such property at such sale.

COMPETING LIENS:

These sales may be subject to all special assessments, liens of other taxing districts and competing Federal liens and possibly other liens not extinguished by this sale, whether known or unknown.

REDEMPTION RIGHTS:

No one claiming any right, title or interest or estate in the property may redeem at this time or hereafter; EXCEPT the real property of any minor or mentally incompetent person may be redeemed at any time within three (3) years of the date of sale, to be refunded upon proper application of claim of the record owner. All properties are sold subject to the protections and provisions of the U.S. Service Members Civil Relief Act, (50 U.S.C. app.§ 501 et seg.) 

EXCESS PROCEEDS:

Any proceeds from any sale in excess of the minimum bid will be held by the County Treasurer, and the excess shall be refunded upon application, to the record owner of the property.  The record owner of the property is the person who held title on the date of issuance of the certificate of delinquency.  In the event that no claim for excess is received by the county treasurer within three years after the date of the sale he or she shall deposit such excess in the current expense fund of the county which shall extinguish all claims by any owner to the excess funds. 

COUNTY AS BIDDER:

If no other bidder bids the minimum bid amount on any parcel, that parcel shall be announced as sold to the County for said amount.