The property moves into surplus property status, and may be purchased directly from the County by completing and submitting the “offer to purchase” form—available on the Surplus Property
The offer must be mailed to ATTN: Chelsea Swaim, Forsyth County , 201 N. Chestnut Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.
Offers may also be deposited in the Tax Collector’s Office drop box (to the right of the entrance to the parking deck), or dropped off with a cashier.
The offer will be reviewed by the County Board of Commissioners; and, if accepted, is subject to a 10-day upset bid.
You will receive notification of the status of your offer by either the County Manager’s or the County Attorney’s Office. (See question: How do I find out if the 10-day upset period has closed out?)