Land Sales & Land Auctions

  • 2018 Winter DNR Surplus Land Auction 

    The DNR will post a sealed bid surplus land auction online between December 12, 2017 and January 10, 2018. The auction will feature parcels located in counties mainly in central/northern Lower Michigan and in the Upper Peninsula, including Alpena, Arenac, Barry, Bay, Cheboygan, Dickinson, Gladwin, Iron, Kalkaska, Lake, Menominee, Midland, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oscoda and Roscommon Counties. Property listing information and bid forms will not be available until the auction start date. Sealed bids must be submitted by mail. Preliminary information regarding the properties, such as acreage, legal description and minimum bid price will be posted soon. 

  • Search BuyNow! Properties

    Properties from the 2017 winter auction that did not receive successful bids have been relisted for sale. Other properties that did not sell in previous auctions are also available for immediate purchase.

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  • Land Sales & Auctions: Terms and Conditions PDF icon

    The terms and conditions of purchasing DNR lands owned by the State of Michigan are covered in this document. It is important that you read and understand all the terms and conditions of DNR Land Sales.

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