Foreclosed Properties

Tax Sale Auction Information

The Foreclosure Auction will be scheduled by The State of Michigan and Title Check, Inc. and will be held at a location of their choosing.
The auction date, time and location will be posted on the website once the auction has been scheduled.

To research property information or delinquent tax amounts due, go to

Available properties are posted online at as early as June of each year. (if not earlier)

  • You can create a free account on the tax-sale website to view details and photos for each property.
  • You should thoroughly research and visit properties that you plan
    to bid on before attending the auction.
  • Remember that any personal property or other items not physically attached to the land remain the property of the previous owner and are not included in the sale.
  • You will not be allowed to bid on parcels located in a county in
    which you owe outstanding property taxes. Please confirm all property taxes have been paid prior to the auction.
  • Go to the auction prepared to pay in full that same day.
  • Deeds will be delivered after recording within about 4 to 6 weeks.

Review the full auction rules here.



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* Courthouse doors close daily at 4:50pm



Branch County Treasurer
31 Division St.
Coldwater, MI 49036

Meet the Staff

Steven Rutz

Kelli Talbot
-Chief Deputy Treasurer

Mandy Hubbard
-Deputy Treasurer

Brooke Kline
-Deputy Treasurer