Lee County, Florida

LEE COUNTY COURTHOUSE: 1700 Monroe Street, 2nd Floor, Ft.Myers, FL. 33901

HOURS: 7:45 AM – 5:00 PM {239} 335-2283

Mortgage and Lien Foreclosure Sales

Foreclosure sales are conducted at 11:00 a.m. at the Lee County Justice Center, 1700 Monroe St., 2nd Floor, Civil Office Lobby. The Notices of Sale are published in a local newspaper once a week for two (2) consecutive weeks. Procedures at the sales include:

  1. A deposit from the successful bidder is required at the time of the sale. The deposit must be equal to 5% of the final bid.
  2. Bids must be made in increments of $50.00 or higher.
  3. The balance of the bid amount is due by 1:45 p.m. on the day of the sale. If payment is not received, the sale will resume with the second highest bidder.
  4. All payments must be made in the form of cash, cashier’s check or money order payable to the Clerk of Circuit Court.
  5. Registry fees must be paid on the total amount of the bid. The fee is 3% of the first $500 and 1.5% of the remaining balance.
  6. The Certificate of Title will be issued approximately 11 days later.

Property Appraiser: http://www.leepa.org/

Tax Collector: http://www.leetc.com/home.asp