COSL Announces Clay County Sale

Thursday, July 20, 2017

The public auction for the sale of tax delinquent land located in Clay County has been scheduled, according to Arkansas Commissioner of State Lands John Thurston. This year's sale will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 1, at the Piggott Community Center.

Registration for those interested in bidding on parcels will begin at 12:30 on the day of the auction.

The Commissioner of State Lands (COSL) offers an online Catalog of Tax Delinquent Lands, which contains the current statutes governing the sales, auction dates, times, location and other pertinent information regarding parcels being offered. The catalog can be found on the Commissioner’s website at, providing current information resources about each parcel.

“Bidding begins at the amount of taxes and fees that are due,” Thurston said. “Owners of delinquent parcels should remember that they have only 10 business days to redeem their property if it sells at auction.”

He indicated delinquent property owners may call the office at 501-324-9422 to request a Petition to Redeem, or they may look up the delinquent parcel on the COSL website and print it from there.

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