Tax lien sale set for next week, register now

The Archuleta County Treasurer’s Office will conduct its annual tax lien sale at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 14, in the Commissioners’ Meeting Room at the county courthouse.

Prospective tax lien buyers must be registered with the treasurer’s office to participate. Registration forms and information are available in the treasurer’s office or online at

Staff at the treasurer’s office recommends that prospective buyers research the properties for information regarding access restrictions, covenants, and the availability of water and sewer.

The list of 2007 Delinquent Taxes has been published in The SUN and is also available on the Archuleta County Web site.

Note that tax liens sold at this sale will carry the state mandated interest rate of 11 percent per year.

For more information, contact the treasurer’s office at 264-8325 or e-mail inquiries to