Annual collector’s real property supplemental tax sale set for Nov. 1

The county collector of revenue will conduct the annual supplemental sale of tax delinquent property on Tuesday, Nov. 1.

The sale will start at 10 a.m. in front of the County Council chambers on the first floor of county Administration building, 41 S. Central Ave. in Clayton.

Sales will be made to the highest bidder at public auction, and all sales are final, according to a county news release.

All persons wishing to participate in the sale must register before making bids. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. on the day of the sale in the office of the collector of revenue, located on the street level of the Administration Building. All bidders must have some form of verifiable current picture identification. There will be no changes in registration made after the fact, except for a properly noted assignment of the certificate of purchase.

A complete list of properties available for bid was published in the St. Louis Countian on Sept. 20 and will again be published Sept. 27 and Oct. 4. The list is subject to change without notice as property owners may pay the delinquent taxes before the

time of the tax sale.

The list also is available online at


Participants must adhere to all instructions. Failure to understand the provisions listed could result in substantial material and monetary loss.

For more information, contact the delinquent tax department at (314) 615-4207.