Town of East Millinocket 53 Main Street East Millinocket, ME 04430 Tel: 207-746-3376 Fax: 207-746-3550


East Millinocket, Maine

The Town of East Millinocket is accepting bids for the purchase of the municipality's interest in tax acquired properties. Each bid must be in writing and in a sealed envelope marked "Tax Acquired Property Bid" on the outside. All bids must be received by the Town no later than September 18th at 1:00 PM. Late bids will not be opened or considered.


Each bid must also include the bidder's name, mailing address, phone number, and must be accompanied by a deposit in the form of a certified check or money order, in an amount equal to or greater than ten (10%) of the bid price. Each successful bidder's deposit will be credited to the total purchase price for the parcel. The properties are being sold "as is-where is" in all regards including, without limitation, the status of title, environmental, and local permitting determinations. Conveyance will be by Quit Claim Deed without covenants. The Town has not conducted, nor will it conduct, a title search, nor will the Town warranty a clear title for any tax acquired property offered for public sale.

Bids will be opened on the due date and will be reviewed and awarded by the Selectmen at their meeting to be held on September 18, 2018 at 4:00 PM. The Town reserves the right to reject any and all bids. Should the Municipal Officers reject all bids; the property may be offered again for public sale without notice or some other method of disposal or sale.

Each successful bidder shall have thirty (30) calendar days from the date of the bid acceptance in which to complete the purchase. In the event a successful bidder fails, for any reason, to complete the purchase in the time stated, the bid acceptance is void and the bidder's deposit shall be forfeited to the Town. The Town may thereafter negotiate a sale of the property with any or all unsuccessful bidders.

The properties for sale are described on the Town of East Millinocket Tax Map and addresses as listed below. Some of these premises may be occupied with tenants and it will be the responsibility of the successful bidder to properly evict them. A full bid package and requirements for the sale of each property can be obtained at the Town Office in person or by email. The properties listed below are to be combined into one parcel upon sale.

Residential Property:                                                                   Minimum Bid


Map 3, Lots 9 & 10 - 7 & 9 Western Avenue                                  $5,350.00