Sales Types

The Rice County Sheriff's Office conducts various types of sales under the appropriate statutes. In most cases the Sheriff's Office is simply an auctioneer for the person who needs the sale performed.

These sales include, but are not limited to

  • Mortgage Foreclosure Sales
  • Execution Sales
  • Sales pursuant to Court Orders, Tax Warrants, etc.
  • Miscellaneous sales pursuant to various statutes.
  • Mechanic Lien Sales

Sales: Foreclosure, Lien

The Rice County Sheriff's Office does not provide a list of sales.

Mortgage foreclosure sales are advertised in legal newspapers. To qualify as a legal newspaper, the publication must have a paid subscription of over 500 subscribers. Sales are listed in the legal notices. Foreclosure Sales are not Posted

If the Sheriff's Office is conducting a sale pursuant to Judgment & Decree or as part of an Execution action, the sale notice will be posted in three public display cases located:

  • In the city or township where the property is located
  • Rice County Sheriff's Office
  • Rice County Government Center – Main Level Display Cases

Mechanic's lien sales, which the Sheriff's Office may conduct as an auctioneer, generally are published in the same mentioned papers. Notices of these sales are also displayed in the three public display cases mentioned.