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There are 182 vacant residential lots in the City of North Port that have been declared surplus lands and are for sale.

**Property Information Smartsheet**

Please refer to the Property Information Smartsheet (external) for the complete list of lots and additional information.

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Deadlines

The bid period closes on 03/02/20 at 5 p.m.

Bid

There is no minimum bid.

To submit a bid, please complete the blank contract in the Documents Library and submit in a sealed envelope to:

Sarasota County
Attn: Property Management-North Port Bids
1660 Ringling Blvd., Suite 240
Sarasota, FL 34236.

 

Please refer to the Property Information Smartsheet (external) for the complete list of lots and additional information.

Note: SmartSheet is best viewed in Google Chrome.

Questions & Answers

Can anyone ever build on the lot and what are the taxes?
Is there a reserve on the lots for bid? Is there anyway to see if someone has placed a bid on the lot?
What kind of deed is used to convey the property? What fees am I responsible for aside from my bid price?
Am I responsible for any past property taxes? Are the properties sold without liens or encumbrances?
How can I tell if a property is located in a flood zone?
Is it possible to place a bid on two lots but contingent upon both being accepted?
Are these lots buildable lots? Or just strictly preservation lots?
How can I place a bid? Is auction online?
Is it possible to place a bid on two lots but contingent upon both being accepted?
Is there a reserve on the lots for bid?
Is there any way to see if someone has placed a bid on the lot?
Can anyone ever build on the lot?
What are the taxes?
Am I responsible for any past property taxes in addition to my bid price?
Are the properties sold without liens or encumbrances?
Can a manufactured home be placed on a lot?
If I bid on a lot, say $7000 and the next highest bid is $5000, will I still have to pay $7000 or $5001?
Are there any deadlines for when I would have to have a home built on the property by?
How will we know if we got out bid?
Can you provide information on water/sewer availability or where can I get information on availability of utilities for each lot?
Are there signs or survey stakes on the lots up for auction or a plat map that can be obtained to help identify the exact location of the lots?
Is there a map available of all the properties up for bid?
If I plan on bidding on multiple lots, do I fill out all 7 pages for each lot? Does each bid need notorized?
Where on the form do you put the bid amount? The purchase price? Can you put your starting bid and max bid?
On the contract form do the following items need to be filled in? CONTRACT NO. (if so, how do I get one) BCC APPROVED (if so, how do I get approved)?
How will winners be notified?
It states 10% of the purchase price shall be due is this when I win the bid or when I drop off the packet?
When and where will the Auction take place and can the public attend? Will there be an opportunity to counter bids?
Can the Buyer(s) named on contract be 2 individuals or can the contract only name 1 individual? If only 1 Buyer can be named, once purchased can an additional individual be added to title?
Two neighboring properties that are listed in North port, 0946147216; 5593 Abelove Ln and 0946147217; 5573 Abelove Ln have flood zones on the information sheet that are different.
Is there a possibility of a typo or if they do in fact have different flood zones. X, X500, AE, and the other is X, X500.