Portage County Clerk
Shirley M. Simonis
1516 Church Street
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Phone: 715-346-1351 Fax: 715-346-1486
PORTAGE COUNTY TAX DEED LAND SALE – August 1, 2017
Please note that pursuant to Section 75.69, Wisconsin Statutes, the following parcel(s) of tax delinquent real estate acquired by Portage County, Wisconsin, hereinafter described, is being offered for sale by sealed bids at a price NOT LESS than the appraised value set. Any special assessments in the process of collection shall be the liability of the purchaser. Contact the municipality for outstanding special assessments.
IT IS THE BIDDER’S SOLE RESPONSIBILITY TO investigate properties prior to putting in a bid to Portage County and conduct additional zoning research if more information is required than what is noted in the advertisement. Any special assessments/charges in the process of collection shall be the liability of the purchaser. All purchasers of tax deeded properties are responsible for access easements to land-locked properties.
All tax deed property is sold “AS IS”. It is the responsibility of the Purchaser to determine any defects in title or property. Portage County will transfer title by Quit Claim Deed, which passes any title, interest, or claim which Portage County has in the property. Portage County also does not guarantee proposed use of the property or access.
If interested in viewing parcels with buildings, contact the Facilities Department at 715-346-1598.
Bids will be accepted on the parcel(s) in the office of Portage County Clerk, 1516 Church Street, Stevens Point, Wisconsin and must be submitted by Noon, August 1, 2017. You may access the forms and information from the Portage County web page using the links below. All bids shall be properly identified and prepared on bid forms provided by Portage County. The Committee may reject any and all bids. The County may combine or subdivide any real property for sale in its discretion based on the nature of the properties. Complete bids packets containing all bidding information, pictures, appraisal, and environmental assessments are available from the Portage County Clerk’s office at 715-346-1351, 1516 Church Street, Stevens Point, WI 54481