Registration of all abandoned/vacant homes is required. The registration shall contain the name of the mortgagee, the direct mailing address of the mortgagee and in the case of a corporation or out-of-area mortgagee, the local property management company responsible for the security and maintenance of the property. An annual registration fee in the amount of one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00) shall accompany the registration form. Registration fees will not be prorated. The registration will be valid for the calendar year, or the remaining portion of the calendar year, in which the registration was initially required. Subsequent registration and fees are due January 1st of each year and must be received no later than January 31 of the year due. Please see the forms below for registration.
Abandoned/Vacant Property Ordinance
Abandoned Property Registration Form
Abandoned Property Status Change Form
Are you buying a bank-owned property? Contact Andie Myers, Zoning Officer, to double-check lien information relating to the property.