Tax Acquired Properties


City of Caribou

The City of Caribou is soliciting competitive sealed bids for the sale of the following Tax Acquired Property.

Property # 1: 41 Water Street; Tax Map 31, Lot 157 – Land Only

.43 Acres, Zoned R-2.

Minimum Bid $1,500.00

 Bids must be submitted in writing in a sealed envelope with the words

“Property Bid # 1”, Tax Map 31, Lot 157 written on the outside of the envelope.

Bids must be submitted in attention to:

Finance/Tax Collector’s Office

Caribou City Office

25 High Street

Caribou Maine 04736

no later than 2:00 PM on July 19, 2022 and will be opened publicly at that time. All bids must include a 10% deposit of bid amount in the form of a certified check or money order, return address and phone contact information to be considered. Bid packages are available in the Deputy Tax Collector’s Office at the City Office, 25 High Street. Bids will be acted upon by the City Council at 6:00 PM on July 25, 2022 during the regular Council meeting. The City Council reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids deemed within the best interest of the City of Caribou. Purchasers of City-owned property will be issued Quitclaim deeds for the City’s interest under Maine law and should verify any or all encumbrances against the property outside those held by municipal tax lien or deed. No warranties or guaranties can be granted by the municipality to the successful bidder. Bids not paid within 30 days shall be deemed void.