If you are interested in purchasing foreclosed property, you should first make sure that you understand what you would be purchasing:
Visit or contact the City Assessor’s Office to obtain basic information about the property (lot size, structures, assessed value, taxing districts, previous owners, etc.);
Visit or contact the City’s Planning Department and Building Department to obtain information concerning land use, accessibility, development and any restrictions on the use or improvement of the property;
Visit and inspect the property.
If, after following the above steps you are still interested in purchasing the property, send a letter, fax, or e-mail expressing your interest in the property to: