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Delinquent properties to be sold

Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 3:35 p.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 3:39 p.m. CDT

PRINCETON — Bureau County, as trustee, has completed its tax deed proceedings on real estate properties that were delinquent for 2010 and prior real estate taxes.

The county, as trustee, will now offer for sale about 33 items of real estate obtained to the public through a sealed bid auction sale. All sealed bids must be received in the Bureau County Treasurer’s Office located in the Bureau County Courthouse, 700 S. Main St., Princeton, IL 61356 no later than the close of business on July 25.

The required minimum bid is $647 per item. All items will be sold to the highest sealed bid received on or before July 25. Complete bidder’s packets and sales catalogs are now available at the treasurer’s office or online at

For further sale information, contact the Auction Sale Department of the Bureau County Tax Agent’s Office. The telephone numbers are 800-248-2850 or 618-656-5744. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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