Location & Time

Real Estate Tax Sales are held on the first floor lobby area of the Hayes Services Building (145 N. Union St, Delaware, Ohio 43015) on Wednesdays at 10:00AM (see schedule below).  Foreclosure sales run through the RealAuction website, https://delaware.sheriffsaleauction.ohio.gov/ .  Foreclosure sales run on that website on Wednesdays starting at 10:00 AM (see schedule below).  If this page does not address your need, please call our Sheriff’s Sales Coordinator at (740) 833-2868.



You may obtain more information on Sheriff’s Sales via:



  • Minimum bid of 2/3 of the appraised value unless otherwise noted.
  • Balance due within 30 days of the date that the confirmation is filed with the Clerk of Courts.
  • Deposit is due at the time of sale in the form of Cash or a Certified Check for tax sales.  For foreclosure sales, RealAuction requires deposit at least 2 days prior to the sale by wire or 5 days prior by ACH.
  • Please print and legibly fill out the Purchaser Information Form and bring it to the auction (if the form is not legible, it will be returned) for tax sales.


Online Sales Starting in July 2022

Click Here for more information about online real estate foreclosures starting this summer.  The site is live.

Upcoming Sales

Note: Some sales may have different terms. See the complete ad in Wednesdays Delaware Gazette for full descriptions and terms.  As announced by the Delaware Gazette  on February 21, 2023, the paper is publishing physical copies only on Wednesdays and Saturdays.  Starting with this change all Sheriff Sale ads will move to Wednesdays.

For a free copy of the legal description for the properties listed, go to the Recorder’s Office Website and enter the Volume and Page number listed next to the property address to view the legal description.

June 22, 2022 is the last scheduled in person Sheriff Sale for foreclosures.  Any foreclosure sales after June 22, 2022 will be held online.  Tax sales will continue in person.

Date Address Property Description Case
Appraisal Value Deposit Purchaser Purchaser Price
January 3, 2024 1164 Babbling Brook Court Galena OH 43021 Vol. 1839, Pg. 1500 23-CVE-01-0010 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled
January 24, 2024 5609 Jessica Lane E Powell OH 43065 Vol. 1980, Pg. 1317 23-CVE-05-0285 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled  Cancelled 
January 24, 2024 1953 Baltic Avenue Lewis Center OH 43035 Vol. 3, Pg. 2290 22-CVE-09-0486 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled  Cancelled 
Jan. 31, 2024 3849 Birkland Circle Lewis Center OH 43035 Vol. 1633, Pg. 79 22-CVE-09-0480 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled  Cancelled 
April 3, 2024 1337 Winningham Lane Columbus OH 43240 Vol. 1708, Pg. 730 23-CVE-02-0081 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled  Cancelled 
April 24, 2024 8849 Juneberry Road Lewis Center OH 43035 Vol. 638, Pg. 656 22-CVE-10-0529 RESCHEDULED RESCHEDULED RESCHEDULED  RESCHEDULED 
May 1, 2024 62 Channing Street Delaware OH 43015 Vol. 828, Pg. 1375 23-CVE-06-0359 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled  Cancelled 
June 12, 2024 8849 Juneberry Road Lewis Center OH 43035 Vol. 638, Pg. 656 22-CVE-10-0529 Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled Cancelled