Tax Acquired PropertyOccasionally the Town of Fort Fairfield has Tax Acquired property for sale. If any are available, typically they become available in late April or May. Watch for Invitations to Bid in the Star Herald newspaper or Contact Ella Leighton at 207-472-3800 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
NOTICE OF TAX SALE
The Town of Fort Fairfield is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality’s interest in 3 tax-acquired properties in AS IS WHERE IS condition with no guarantees expressed or implied. Each bid must be in writing and in a sealed envelope marked “TAX SALE BID” on the outside. Each bid must be for one property only; any person wishing to bid on several properties must submit a separate bid for each one. All bids must be received at the Town Office no later than 12:00 noon on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at which time the bids will be opened and reviewed. Bids will be considered for award at the Regular Town Council meeting on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 6:00pm. The Town Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids. Each successful bidder shall have ten days from the date of bid acceptance in which to complete the purchase. Each property will be conveyed by a quitclaim deed without covenants. In the event that a successful bidder fails, for any reason, to complete the purchase in the time slated, the bid acceptance is void. The Town Council may thereafter negotiate a sale of the property with any or all unsuccessful bidders. Bids sent by mail should be addressed to the Town of Fort Fairfield, Tax Sale Bid, 18 Community Center Drive, Fort Fairfield, ME 04742.
The properties for sale are described as follows:
||3.5 acre lot
||277 South Caribou Rd
||0.17 acres lot
||19 Brunswick Avenue
||0.42 acre lot
||37 Riverside Avenue
The tax maps and other public information concerning the properties may be reviewed at the Town Office at 18 Community Center Drive, Fort Fairfield, during its normal business hours which are 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.