Skip to Resources Section

Real Property Sales

If you are the successful bidder, a mask or some kind of facial covering must be worn when paying your deposit.
Beginning on April 4, 2022 all sheriff sales will be on-line pursuant to a mandate by the State of Ohio. These sales will be conducted by Real Auction.  On March 7, 2022 you will be able to access the website for Real Auction and register to bid for the April 4th sale. More information will be given closer to the sale date. 

Select here for more detailed information on Real Auction and the detailed process

Attorney’s offices Information/Foreclosures

Creditor Bids will now be placed through Real Auction effective March 9, 2022.

The link to access Real Auction is:  http://lake.sheriffsaleauction.ohio.gov

Purchaser Information Sheet must accompany bid.

Tax Sales

Possession / Movie out Guidelines

Frequently Asked Questions

Painesville City Vacant Property Fees