Foreclosure/Distraint

Spokane County held it's online auction in January 2018. There were 20 parcels taken to sale, 19 of which sold yielding more than the minimum bid. The minimum bid is set to cover the amount of back taxes, interest, penalties and other fees owed to Spokane County. The next foreclosure auction will be held in December 2018. A 2nd auction, of the remaining parcels, will be held 1 week later.

For more information, contact the Treasurer’s Office at 509-477-2073 during regular business hours.

Foreclosure Information


Real property foreclosure proceedings will start if any one tax, assessment or lien is three full years delinquent. For more information on property in foreclosure related to an improvement district assessment, please contact 509-477-4713.

If personal property and/or mobile homes on leased land become delinquent, the Treasurer can start the foreclosure process at any time. If the first half personal property tax is not paid, the full amount is delinquent and must be paid in full with all interest, costs, and penalties.


Current Parcels in Foreclosure 


The document Parcels in Foreclosure is available for viewing and printing in PDF format.

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Helpful Resources


  • For questions or comments regarding foreclosures, use our contact form or call 509-477-2073 for real estate and mobile homes 509-477-5746 for personal property.
  • To get more information on how the foreclosure process works, please download the Tax Foreclosure Information (PDF).
  • View Historical Foreclosure Information.
  • For assistance from SNAP - click the picture below to go to their website. Or you can call a housing counselor at (509) 319-3040.

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Disclaimer


The Treasurer’s Office is not involved in foreclosure sales held weekly, such as those by mortgage companies or other entities, which may be held in the courthouse or on the grounds as it is public property. For these other types of foreclosures, a Notice of Trustee Sale is filed with the County Auditor. The Auditor’s Office has a kiosk available for the public to make their own searches. For additional information, please contact the Spokane County Auditor’s Office.