Tax Deed Sales

Tax Deed sales are administered by the Clerk's Office online at www.lake.realtaxdeed.com. Tax Certificates are sold yearly by the Tax Collector on properties with delinquent taxes. Upon request of the certificate holder for a tax deed sale, the certificate is forwarded to the Clerk and a Tax Deed Sale is held. The highest bidder will be issued a Tax Deed on the property. For additional information on Tax Deed sales, please see the Frequently Asked Questions provided below or visit our online tax deed auction website, www.lake.realtaxdeed.com

Tax Deed Sales Frequently Asked Questions

Tax Deed Sales Resources
Recording Office Location
Lake County Courthouse (CH)
550 W. Main St., North Wing, 3rd Floor
Tavares, FL 32778
Phone: (352) 253-2600
Fax: (352) 253-2616

Announcements

Operation Green Light nets over $69,000 in outstanding fees and fines
Posted: 4/12/2021

The Lake County Clerk's Office provided assistance in 475 outstanding cases during their recently-held Operation Green Light event. Proceeds from the event totaled $69,900, helping to recover lost revenue for both state and local government agencies.

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Lake County Clerk's Office Receives Awards
Posted: 4/1/2021

The Lake County Clerk’s Office was recently awarded two distinguished financial awards from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). Learn more -->

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Florida Court's E-Filing Portal System Maintenance
Posted: 3/18/2021

The Florida Court’s E-Filing Portal will be intermittently unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Saturday, March 20 from midnight to 4 a.m. Services impacted include online payments for child support, ordering official records, statewide court case searches, and electronic filing of court documents.

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