MUNICIPALITY OF THE COUNTY OF COLCHESTER 

 PROPERTY TAX SALE

In accordance with the Municipal Government Act of the Province of Nova Scotia,

TAKE NOTICE

That the lands and premises situated in the County of Colchester hereunder described shall be SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION for the arrears of rates and taxes due to the Municipality of the County of Colchester, unless the arrears of rates, taxes and expenses hereunder specified are paid in full. The auction will be held in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, 42 Brunswick Street, Truro on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.  The Municipality will follow Public Health Guidelines and procedures, such as social distancing, providing hand sanitizer upon entry, and the wearing of masks.  Masks (non-medical) will be mandatory.

 

1.Property Assessed to Bermuda North Inc.

Accounts # 01483099 & 05856779 (PID 20141594 and PID 20401410)

DESCRIPTION: 3343 Highway 2 Economy, Land Retail Office and Parcel C A B Highway 2, Economy, Land

Taxes & Interest:  $20,176.17                  Expenses $2,588.95                              Total: $22,765.12

A right of redemption exists on these properties for a period of six months.  HST Applicable.

 

2. Property Assessed to Greg Fleming and Cathy Fleming

Account# 01867032 (PIDs 20054656 & 20311056)

DESCRIPTION: 26 Highway 336, Newton Mills, Land

Taxes & Interest: $ 5,658.00                    Expenses: $13,309.87                            Total: $ 18,967.87

A right of redemption exists on these properties for a period of six months. 

A minimum bid on this property starts at $ 2,500. HST Applicable.

 

3. Property Assessed to Louise Higgins

Account# 02712652 (PID 20128732)

DESCRIPTION: 1773 Station Road, Lot 1 Londonderry, Land

Taxes & Interest: $ 1,770.93                    Expenses: $5,562.94                              Total: $7,333.87

A right of redemption exists on this property for a period of six months. HST Applicable.

 

4. REMOVED

 

5. Property Assessed to David Ross Hopkins and Lynn Pringi Hopkins

Account# 03645711 (PID 20090742)

DESCRIPTION: Appalosa Trail, Lot 4 Bayhead, Land

Taxes & Interest: $ 1,784.96                    Expenses: $864.52                                Total: $ 2,649.48

A right of redemption exists on this property for a period of six months.  HST Applicable.

 

6. Property Assessed to David Ross Kaiser

Account# 01334921 (PID 20054425)

DESCRIPTION: 808 Highway 336, Lot 2 Newton Mills, Land Dwelling

Taxes & Interest: $ 467.01                       Expenses: $864.52                                Total: $ 1,331.53

A right of redemption exists on this property for a period of six months. 

 

7. Property Assessed to Richard K. Langille

Account# 03246655 (PID 20158861)

DESCRIPTION: 104 Loop of Highway 6, Bayhead, Land

Taxes & Interest: $ 2,520.93                    Expenses: $3,309.00                              Total: $ 5,829.93

A right of redemption exists on this property for a period of six months.  HST Applicable.

 

8. REMOVED

 

9. Property Assessed to Clair Marshall

Account# 03046109

DESCRIPTION: 27 Matheson Drive, Salmon River, Mobile Only

Taxes & Interest: $ 2,945.63                    Expenses: $1,042.61                              Total: $ 3,988.24

No right of redemption exists on this property. 

 

10. REMOVED

 

11.REMOVED

 

12.REMOVED

 

13. REMOVED

 

14. REMOVED

 

15. PREMOVED

 

16. Property Assessed to Pamela Pickles and Ronald Pickles

Account# 03737772 (PIDs 20079794 and 20447520)

DESCRIPTION: 1168 Wittenburg Road, Wittenburg, Land Dwelling

Taxes & Interest: $ 3,963.90                    Expenses: $ 864.52                                Total: $ 4,828.42

A right of redemption exists on this property for a period of six months. 

 

17. REMOVED

 

18. REMOVED

 

A description of the above properties may be viewed at the Tax Office, County Courthouse, 1 Church Street, Truro, Nova Scotia.

The Municipality of the County of Colchester makes no representations or warranties to any purchaser regarding the fitness, geographical or environmental suitability of the land(s) offered for sale for any particular use and does not certify the legal title, legal description or boundaries. The land(s) offered for sale are being SOLD ON AN “AS IS” BASIS ONLY, subject to any estates or interests of the Crown in Right of Canada or the Province of Nova Scotia.

TAKE NOTICE that tax sales do not in all circumstances clear up defects in title.  A tax deed conveys only the interest of the assessed owner, whatever that interest may be.  If you are intending to clear up defects in the title of your property by way of Tax Sale, you are advised to obtain a legal opinion as to whether this can be done.

All properties sold at Tax Sale may be subject to HST charges, which will be collected from the successful bidder on top of the final bid price. If the purchaser is an HST registrant, they will be required to provide their HST registration number at the time of sale, if applicable.

Terms:  Payment of cash, certified cheque, money order, bank cleared draft, or Lawyer’s Trust Cheque to cover taxes, interest and expenses, must be made at the time of the sale.  The balance of the purchase price, if any, must be made within three (3) business days of the sale, (NAMELY FRIDAY, APRIL 30, 2021, 4:30 P.M.) in similar form of payment.

 

Dated at Truro, Nova Scotia, the 25 day of March 2021

Scott Fraser, Treasurer