Tax auction scheduled
MALONE – The Franklin County legislature has set the date for an auction of tax-delinquent properties it has acquired.
The auction is scheduled for 9 a.m. Oct. 5 in the Adirondack Room of Mo’s Pub and Grill, 3357 state Route 11 in Malone.
NYS Auctions, formerly Haroff Auction and Realty and Absolute Auctions and Realty, will conduct the auction.
A total of 73 properties across the county are listed for sale on the NYS Auctions website, including commercial and residential vacant land and properties with existing homes.
Local properties on the list, as of this morning, were as follows:
Village of Saranac Lake
-209 Prospect Ave., a two-story, three-bedroom house
-206 Prospect Ave., a two-story, two-bedroom house
-179 Prospect Ave., residential vacant land
-Residential vacant land next to 179 Prospect Ave. (no street number listed)
-Helen Street, residential vacant land (no street number listed)
Town of Harrietstown
-132 Donaldson Road, rural vacant land
-Beechwood, residential vacant land (no street number listed)
Town of Franklin
-858 Cold Brook Road, one-story, three-bedroom mobile home with detached garage
Village of Tupper Lake
-186 Main St., manufactured housing
-3 Fairbanks St., 1.5 story, four-bedroom house with attached garage
-25 Underwood Road, residential vacant land adjacent to 3 Fairbanks St.
-33 Pleasant Ave., residential vacant land
-20 Pleasant Ave., 1.5 story, four-bedroom house with attached garage
-156 Park St., two-story, three-bedroom house
Town of Tupper Lake
-7 Fletcher St., 1.5 story, two-bedroom house with detached garage
The last day for current property owners to purchase their parcels back is Oct. 4. A bidder seminar will take place prior to the auction on Monday, Oct. 3 in the rear entrance of the Franklin County Courthouse in Malone. Early registration is at 6 p.m., with the seminar at 7 p.m.