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Property Foreclosure Timeline E-mail

PUBLIC ACT 123
PROPERTY FORECLOSURE TIME LINE
2013 PROPERTY TAXES

JULY AND
DECEMBER 2013
2013 TAXES BILLED BY THE CITY OR TOWNSHIP TREASURER.
MARCH 1, 2014 UNPAID 2013 PROPERTY TAXES ARE FORWARDED TO THE MANISTEE COUNTY TREASURER FOR COLLECTIONS. THE COUNTY TREASURER ADDS A 4% ADMINISTRATION FEE AND 1% PER MONTH INTEREST. MCL 211.78 (3)
JUNE 1, 2014 FIRST WRITTEN NOTICE VIA FIRST CLASS MAIL.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 SECOND WRITTEN NOTICE VIA FIRST CLASS MAIL.
OCTOBER 1, 2014 COUNTY ADDS A $15.00 FEE TO EACH DELINQUENT PARCEL. MCL 211.78d
JANUARY, 2015 THIRD WRITTEN NOTICE VIA CERTIFIED MAIL.
MARCH 1, 2015 PROPERTY IS FORFEITED TO THE COUNTY. THE COUNTY ADDS A $175.00 TITLE SEARCH FEE. INTEREST IS INCREASED FROM 1% PER MONTH TO 1.5% PER MONTH RETROACTIVE TO MARCH 1, 2014, THE DATE THE TAXES BECAME DELINQUENT. MCL 211.78g(1)
BETWEEN MARCH, 2015  AND FEBRUARY, 2016 1. TITLE SEARCH IS CONDUCTED TO IDENTIFY PARTIES WITH LEGAL INTEREST TO THE PROPERTY.
2. PETITION SEEKING FORECLOSURE FILED WITH CIRCUIT COURT.
3. PERSONAL VISIT TO FORFEITED PROPERTY WITH PERSONAL SERVICE AND POSTING OF NOTICE.
4. ADMINISTRATIVE SHOW CAUSE HEARING SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 27, 2016, 10AM-3PM.
5. FOURTH NOTICE OF DELINQUENCY AND FINAL FORECLOSURE SENT VIA CERTIFIED MAIL.
DECEMBER 1, 2015 COUNTY ADDS A $50.00 PUBLICATION FEE TO EACH PARCEL. THIS NOTICE IS PUBLISHED ONCE A WEEK FOR 3 SUCCESSIVE WEEKS. MCL 211.78ia(5)
FEBRUARY 12, 2016 AT 9:00 AM
CIRCUIT COURT ENTERS A JUDGMENT OF FORECLOSURE.
PROPERTY OWNERS HAVE UNTIL MARCH 31, 2016 TO REDEEM THE TAXES BEFORE FORECLOSURE IS FINAL.
APRIL 1, 2016

CLEAR TITLE TO PROPERTY PASSES TO THE MANISTEE COUNTY TREASURER.

BETWEEN JULY AND NOVEMBER, 2016 FORECLOSED PROPERTY IS SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER.

 

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Last Updated on Thursday, 23 July 2015 15:05
 

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