Tax-Forfeited Land Frequently Asked Questions

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Find answers to common questions about tax-forfeited land below.

Does the county sell Tax Lien Certificates?

No, Minnesota Tax Lien Judgment Certificates are no longer sold. The certificate of sale process was abolished by the Minnesota Legislature in 1997.  Please see Minnesota Statutes, section 280.001.

Does Productive Properties handle mortgage foreclosures?

No, mortgage foreclosures are legal actions taken in relation to real estate. For more information regarding the civil process in Ramsey County, contact the Ramsey County Sheriff's Department at 651-266-9330 or view mortgage foreclosure information.

If you are personally facing a foreclosure situation or know someone who is, visit foreclosure info for homeowners and renters for more information and available resources.