Treasurer’s office announces tax lien sale

The Archuleta County Office of the Treasurer will conducting its annual tax lien sale at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 14, in the commissioners’ meeting room in the county courthouse.

Prospective tax lien buyers must be registered with the treasurer’s office to participate in the sale. Registration forms and information are available in the treasurer’s office or online at www.archuletacounty.org.

Officials in the treasurer’s office recommend that prospective buyers research the properties for information regarding access restrictions, covenants and the availability of water and sewer.

The list of 2007 delinquent taxes has been published in The Pagosa Springs SUN, and is also available on the Archuleta County Web site.

Note that tax liens sold at this sale will carry the state-mandated interest rate of 11 percent per year.

For more information contact the treasurer’s office at 264-8325, or e-mail kevans@archuletacounty.org.