PLEASE READ TERMS OF SALE BEFORE BIDDING
County of Yuba
Treasurer & Tax Collector
Public Internet Auction of Tax Defaulted
To be held online at www.bid 4Assets.com
Information is also available on our
**PROSPECTIVE BIDDERS MUST READ**
information provided below for Auction 2014 only, subject to change for
A single $2,000.00 deposit and $35.00 processing fee is
required to bid on all property in this auction. All deposits must be
Bid4Assets no later
than Tuesday February 18, 2014 (4:00 PM ET/1:00 PM PT). Bidders must
register BEFORE they post their deposit in order to insure that the
deposit process completes correctly. Please finalize your deposit well
in advance of the auction to ensure your eligibility to bid. All
deposits will be accepted via wire transfer or by mailing a certified
check or money order to
If you are the successful bidder, your $2,000.00 deposit
will be applied to your purchase. If your deposit amount is in excess of
the total amount of your purchase, a refund will be processed to you
within 45 business days after the close of the auction.
If you are not a successful bidder, your $2,000.00 deposit
and $35.00 processing fee will be refunded to you. This refund will be
processed within 10 days after the close of the auction.
Parcels will be sold to the highest bidder. Successful
bidders will be notified by
If you are a successful bidder, but you fail to submit any
balance due on your auction purchase to
Bid4Assets by Friday, February 28, 2014 (4:00 PM ET/1:00 PM
PT) you will forfeit your deposit, processing fee and you will not
become the owner of the subject parcel(s). Additionally, you will be
barred from purchasing at any Yuba County Tax Defaulted Auction for a
period of 5 (five) years.
ALL PROPERTIES ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS”.
Prospective bidders are responsible for researching the property(ies) in
question thoroughly before bidding. The County does not guarantee the
condition of the property, nor does it assume any responsibility for
conformance to codes, permits or zoning ordinances. The sale of these
properties should not, in any way, be equated to real estate sales by
licensed sales person, brokers or realtors. The County assumes no
liability for any possible liens, encumbrances or easements (recorded or
Yuba County Department contact information for more
information regarding possible environmental concerns or conditions of
749-5440 Building/Code Enforcement
749-5420 Public Works
749-5430 Community Development Services Agency
On a rare occasion, an item up for auction may only
consist of a portion of ownership interest. It is your responsibility to
research these items prior to bidding and to be aware of exactly what
property you are bidding on, or in this case, what interest you are
bidding for in a particular property.
The County’s purpose is solely to collect unpaid taxes and
to transfer the tax defaulted property to a responsible new owner. No
refunds will be made on any property purchase after the close of the
The highest bidder is required to pay in full no
later than Friday, February 28, 2014 (4:00 PM ET/1:00 PM PT) – no
exceptions will be made. Settlement will be with
Bid4Assets. The only acceptable forms of payment will be:
Certified funds/Cashier’s Check/Bank Money Order
If the payment policy is not adhered to, the
winning bidder will forfeit their deposit to Yuba County and may be
banned from future auctions.
The following fees will be added to the final sales
A California documentary transfer tax calculated at the
rate of $0.55 for each $500.00 or fraction part thereof
A Monument Fee of $10.00
A Recording Fee of $ 17.00
A $35.00 per-parcel-won administrative fee
It is the purchaser’s responsibility to determine
if there are any liens or encumbrances against the property that might
survive the sale. Examples of such encumbrances would be liens for
special assessments, easements, improvement bonds, Federal Internal
Revenue Service liens, or Mello-Roos Community Facilities Act taxes.
Bidder assumes all responsibility for “due diligence” in considering
purchase at this auction. Please investigate before deciding to bid.
Tax deeds will be issued by the Yuba County Tax
Collector’s office within 30 days of the close of the auction.
Successful bidders must provide a completed “deed slip” to
Bid4Assets within 48 hours of the close of the auction.
NOTICE ~ THIS IS A BUYER BEWARE SALE
researching information regarding any properties offered at the public
auction should be performed by any prospective buyer prior to the
day of the sale.
website will be updated with the final list to be auctioned on
2/21/2014 by 5:30 p.m.
REMINDER: Researching and any questions regarding the
auction or properties being offered for sale must be done prior to the
start of the auction.
For more detailed information please read and review Tax Sale frequently asked questions
(Tax Sale FAQs).
View the results of the February 2012 sale here: