How do I buy a property at the Sheriff's Sale?
  • Read the “Conditions of Sale” found on the Sheriff’s Office website.  
  • Complete your due diligence on interested properties.  
  • Decide how much you are willing to spend.  
  • Register in-person up to 1 hour before the sale at the Administration Building, 55 E. Court Street, Doylestown
  • Bring photo ID and proof of funds (cash or certified check only)
  • If you are a winning bidder, the remaining balance is due in the Sheriff's Office within 10 calendar days.  
  • The sheriff’s sale deed is processed approximately 60 days after the sale.  
  • Each purchase is unique – situations and issues will vary from case to case.  

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1. How do I buy a property at the Sheriff's Sale?
2. May I inspect a property I’m interested in prior to the sale?
3. How often is the Real Estate Sheriff’s Sales web page updated with the status of the properties being offered?
4. When and where do Sheriff’s Sales take place?
5. How do I find out which properties are being sold?