Special Commissioner's Auction of 5 Albemarle County Properties & 2 City of Charlottesville Properties

Special Commissioners auction of 5 Albemarle County properties & 2 City of Charlottesville properties Auction to be conducted at the Albemarle County Courthouse, 501 E. Jefferson St., Charlottesville, VA
Please contact Jonathan T. Wren with any questions (434-817-3100 or wren@martinwrenlaw.com)
There will be NO internet bidding for this auction.  You must physically attend and bid live on site.


Pursuant to Decrees entered in the Circuit Court of Albemarle County, Virginia, the undersigned, Jonathan T. Wren, Special Commissioner of said Court, will offer for sale pursuant to Section 58.1-3965, et seq. of the Code of Virginia, at public auction on the front steps or in the main courtroom of the Albemarle County Circuit Courthouse, 501 E. Jefferson Street, Charlottesville, Virginia, on

Thursday, July 14, 2022
10:00 a.m.



    Terms of Sale:  Highest bidder’s execution of an Offer of Purchase and Notice of Confirmation Hearing immediately after bidding is closed on each parcel.  Special Commissioner reserves the right to withdraw from sale any property listed and reserves the right to reject any bid declaring “No Sale” after the last bid received on each parcel.

    These proceedings are for the sale of real property for payment of delinquent taxes under the provisions of Section 58.1-3965, et seq. of the Code of Virginia and are judicial sales under Court Order.

    The sale of each parcel is subject to the approval and confirmation of the Court.  If the highest bid for each parcel is approved and confirmed by the Court, the amount due will be payable by the approved and confirmed highest bidder within fourteen (14) days of said approval and confirmation by the Court.

    Parcels are offered for sale as-is, with all faults and without any warranty, either expressed or implied.  The Special Commissioner does not warrant the condition or suitability of any parcel for any particular purpose.

    The Special Commissioner makes no representations as to the accuracy of acreage of the parcels listed above, information being only from land records.  The information provided is not guaranteed for either its completeness or accuracy.  All conveyances are in gross and not by the acre.

    Parcels will be conveyed by Deed with Special Warranty of Title.  Any cost of title search and all recording costs, including grantor’s tax, will be at the expense of the purchaser.

    Announcements made the day of sale take precedence over any prior written or verbal terms of sale.

    Parcels to be sold are identified above by Albemarle County Tax Map No., a brief description and Circuit Court Case No.  Further information can be obtained by (i) inspecting land records available at the Albemarle County Office Building, 401 McIntire Road, Charlottesville, VA 22902, and the Clerk's Office of the Albemarle County Circuit Court, 501 E. Jefferson Street, Charlottesville, VA  22902;  (ii) inspecting the court case file in the Clerk's  Office of the Albemarle County Circuit Court; (iii) online at http://gisweb.albemarle.org/ ; or (iv) contacting Jonathan T. Wren, Special Commissioner, MartinWren, P.C., 400 Locust Avenue, Suite 1, Charlottesville, VA, 22902, (434) 817-3100, wren@martinwrenlaw.com.

    The owner of any parcel listed above may redeem it at any time before the date of the sale by paying all accumulated taxes, penalties, interest and attorney’s fees and costs thereon, including the cost of publication hereunder.

                        JONATHAN T. WREN, Special Commissioner