Tax Auction

The Washoe County Treasurer’s Office holds auctions for delinquent property and mobile home taxes. Nevada State Law provides for the redemption of real estate properties up until 5 pm on the third business day before the day of the sale by a county treasurer (NRS 361.585). 

The Treasurer may withdraw any property prior to or at the auction.

Please note the following process changes being implemented for the 2021 auction:

Next Real Estate Tax Auction: April 21, 2021
For the 2021 Real Estate Tax Sale List, click here

Registration will open at 9:00 am on Monday April 19, 2021 and close at 5:00 P.M. on Tuesday April 20, 2021 and be conducted in the office of the Washoe County Treasurer.  A five hundred dollar ($500.00) per bidder pre-bid deposit, in certified funds, is required at the time of registration. 

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only registered bidders will be granted entrance into the auction. While current conditions allow for the auction to proceed, be aware that the auction may be impacted by any COVID-19 restrictions in place as of the auction date, including occupancy limits.

In compliance with county policy related to COVID-19, all visitors and registered bidders will be required to undergo a temperature check and wear a mask.


Next Mobile Home Auction: June 9, 2021


Please see the FAQ section for additional information