New Mexico

In State Info by TSL Admin

Primary Sale Type:Tax Deed
Secondary Type(s):NA
Sale Date(s):Vareis: set by taxing jurisdiction
Bid Type:Premium Bidding
Rate of Return:NA
Redemption Period:NA
Statute Section(s):NM Statutes - CH 7, Article 38

State Overview:

There are 33 counties in New Mexico.

County Directory

The two most populous areas in New Mexico are Bernalillo (635,000+) and Dona Ana (174,000+) County.

Search Demographics:

New Mexico is classified as a Tax Deed state. Once the homeowner is delinquent to the local treasurer for 3 years, the county shall take action to recover past-due taxes through a tax sale.

Auction Process / Redemption:

Once the homeowner is delinquent to the county for 3 years, the local treasurer shall take action to recover funds through public sale of a Tax Deed. Sales are held annually, but depending on the individual counties preferences, may be continually scheduled throughout the year to account for parcels not purchased. There is no applicaple redemption period or interest rate as all sales are final.

State Resources:

ResourceDescriptionInstructions and Additional Information
State of New Mexico Property Tax DivisionContact information and website links for each county assessor, treasurer, and clerkNA
State of New Mexico Property Tax DivisionDates and lists for upcoming sales in New MexicoNA