Cook County 2015 Scavenger Sale

The Cook County 2015 Scavenger Sale (on which property taxes for three or more years are listed as delinquent and subject to sale) will begin on December 28, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. The sale will be conducted in the Lower Level Conference Room B at 69 West Washington Street, Chicago. Registration for the sale ends at 4:00 p.m. on December 18, 2015.

A list of tax-delinquent properties was published in community newspapers by township on November 18 and 19, 2015. Lists of these properties are also available for inspection at the Cook County Treasurer’s Office and the Cook County Clerk’s Office. The Delinquent Tax List is also available for purchase in paper form or CD for $250. Click here for more information about the Cook County 2015 Scavenger Sale and registration materials.

The properties upon which the delinquent tax liens will be sold are offered AS IS. Per the Cook County Treasurer, “It is the responsibility of each buyer to research the property location, classification, nature and condition of any property or improvements prior to the sale. All sales are final.”

If you have questions about the Scavenger Sale or researching properties prior to the sale, please contact our office.