What happens to property that is not sold at the auction?
Properties not sold at public auction will be available Over-the-Counter.
Tracts placed on Over-the-Counter (OTC) are available at the full minimum bid price. You must submit the following information to the address below:
EXCESS PROPERTY SALES - Complete the Application to Purchase and Agreement of Sale, Form 2447
Bid Sheet from the latest brochure which can be found on the MDOT Excess Property webpage
Full minimum bid price. Payments should be made payable to the State of Michigan in the form of a Certified/Cashier's Check or Money Order.
Priority will be given in order of receipt when submitted with the above information. Failure to provide the above information will result in your request being returned. MDOT reserves the right to refuse any and all offers. All offers are subject to approval by the State Administrative Board.
Information should be sent to the following address: