North Carolina (NC) Tax Deed Sales

Sale Type: Tax Deed
Bid Method: Highest Bid
Sale Date(s): Year-Round
State Statute(s): CH 105, Sub CH II, Article 26
Over-the-Counter: Yes
State Website: http://www.ncgov.com/

North Carolina State Overview

100 County Tax Departments/Tax Department Offices/Tax Offices/Tax Collections Offices and Tax Collectors and 267 municipal (City or Town) Tax Collectors.

In North Carolina, the tax collector or treasurer will sell tax deeds to the winning bidders at the delinquent property tax sales.

  • Tax Sale Type: Tax Deed (Sec. 105-374 (p)).
  • Contact: Tax Collectors (Sec. 105-350).
  • Interest Rate and/or Penalty Rate: Not applicable
  • Bid Procedure: Premium bid / highest bid. (Sec. 105-374 (m)).
  • Redemption Period: Not applicable.
  • Law: General Statutes of North Carolina, Chapter 105, Subchapter II, Article 26, “Collection and Foreclosure of Taxes.”
  • Upset bids: According to (Sec. 1-339.64) a bidder may ‘increase the bid‘ by increasing the bid by ‘(5%)‘ and ‘with a minimum increase of seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00).‘. Once the upset bid has been recorded, the clerk of the superior court will release the prior sale.
State County Contact Info
NC Alamanche www.alamance-nc.com/
NC Pitt www.co.pitt.nc.us/
NC Polk www.co.polk.nc.us/
NC Randolph www.co.randolph.nc.us/
NC Richmond www.co.richmond.nc.us/
NC Robeson
NC Rockingham
NC Rowan www.co.rowan.nc.us/
NC Rutherford
NC Sampson
NC Scotland
NC Stanly www.co.stanly.nc.us/
NC Stokes www.co.stokes.nc.us/
NC Surry www.co.surry.nc.us/
NC Swain
NC Transylvania www.co.transylvania.nc.us/
NC Tyrrell
NC Union www.co.stanly.nc.us/
NC Vance
NC Wake www.co.wake.nc.us/
NC Warren
NC Washington
NC Watauga
NC Wayne
NC Wilkes
NC Wilson
NC Yadkin
NC Yancey
NC Alexander www.co.alexander.nc.us/
NC Alleghany www.alleghanycounty-nc.gov/dept_index.asp?dept_id=17
NC Anson www.co.anson.nc.us/
NC Ashe www.ashecountygov.com/TaxAdmin/index.htm
NC Avery
NC Beaufort www.co.beaufort.nc.us/
NC Bertie www.co.bertie.nc.us/
NC Bladen
NC Brunswick www.co.brunswick.nc.us/default.asp
NC Buncombe
NC Burke www.co.burke.nc.us/
NC Cabarrus www.co.cabarrus.nc.us/
NC Caldwell www.co.caldwell.nc.us/
NC Camden
NC Carteret www.co.carteret.nc.us/
NC Caswell
NC Catawba www.co.catawba.nc.us/
NC Chatham www.co.chatham.nc.us/
NC Cherokee
NC Chowan www.co.chowan.nc.us/
NC Clay
NC Cleveland
NC Columbus
NC Craven www.co.craven.nc.us/
NC Cumberland
NC Currituck www.co.currituck.nc.us/
NC Dare www.co.dare.nc.us/
NC Davidson http://www.co.davidson.nc.us/
NC Davie www.co.davie.nc.us/
NC Duplin
NC Durham http://www.co.durham.nc.us/
NC Edgecombe
NC Forsyth http://www.co.forsyth.nc.us/
NC Franklin www.co.franklin.nc.us/
NC Gaston www.co.gaston.nc.us/
NC Gates
NC Graham
NC Granville
NC Greene www.co.greene.nc.us/
NC Guilford www.co.guilford.nc.us/
NC Halifax
NC Harnett
NC Haywood
NC Henderson
NC Hertford www.co.hertford.nc.us/
NC Hoke
NC Hyde
NC Iredell www.co.iredell.nc.us/
NC Jackson
NC Johnston www.co.johnston.nc.us/
NC Jones www.co.jones.nc.us/
NC Lee
NC Lenoir www.co.lenoir.nc.us/
NC Lincoln www.co.lincoln.nc.us/
NC Macon www.co.macon.nc.us/
NC Madison
NC Martin
NC McDowell
NC Mecklenburg www.co.mecklenburg.nc.us/
NC Mitchell
NC Montgomery
NC Moore www.co.moore.nc.us/
NC Nash www.co.nash.nc.us/
NC New Hanover
NC Northhampton
NC Onslow www.co.onslow.nc.us/
NC Orange www.co.orange.nc.us/
NC Pamlico
NC Pasquotank www.co.pasquotank.nc.us/
NC Pender
NC Perquimans
NC Person

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