Land Sales

Upcoming Tax Forfeited Public Land Sale Auction - July 24, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Crow Wing County’s next Tax Forfeited land sale is scheduled for Friday, July 24th, at 10:00 a.m. outside the Crow Wing County Land Services Building to allow for social distancing.

At the auction, 428 tracts will be offered for sale including:

  • 33 waterfront properties
  • 41 greater than 20 acres in size
  • vast majority with a starting bid price reduced by 25%
  • Properties located throughout the County, from Mille Lacs Lake area in Garrison, to Ideal Township, with many lots in Breezy Point, Brainerd and Baxter

Information about properties available for sale at the auction can be searched through our interactive land sale application or through our complete list of properties available at auction.

Properties Available for Immediate Sale

24 properties offered at prior auctions are currently available for immediate sale. These properties can be purchased at any time "over-the-counter" at the starting bid price.

Information about properties available for immediate sale can be searched through our interactive land sale application or through our complete list of properties available for immediate sale.

Crow Wing County Land Sale Terms and Fees (PDF): Effective April 28, 2015

General Information about Crow Wing County Tax Forfeited Land Sales

Interested buyers may also contact Land Services staff at 218-824-1010 or email Land Services for more information.

Properties offered for sale have forfeited to the State of Minnesota for failure to pay property taxes. Crow Wing County conducts two public auction land sales per year. Properties offered for sale at prior auctions and remaining unsold can be purchased over the counter. Auctions are oral, however, if a party is unable to attend the auction in person alternative means of submitting bids are available. Please contact Land Services with questions.

Properties are sold as-is and the county makes no warranties as to the condition of the title and no representations regarding whether these parcels have access now or will have access in the future. Purchases can be made in cash or through the contract terms described above. Buyer will receive a state deed.