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RPSO partners with CIVICSOURCE for Tax Certification

December 28th, 2018

ALEXANDRIA, La. (RPSO) – The Rapides Parish Sheriff’s Office is updating its Tax Certificate auction processes by implementing the assistance of CivicSource, an online auctioneer of tax-distressed real estate. The Parish’s new partnership will be an asset to improve existing protections for homeowners and provide tremendous benefits to Rapides real estate purchasers. On Wednesday, June 12, …


Want to buy a property seized for back taxes? Firm to show you how at meeting in Donaldsonville

December 13th, 2018

DONALDSONVILLE — City officials are launching an online system to auction properties in the city’s hands because of unpaid back taxes. CivicSource, the contractor running the online auction system, is set to explain the process during a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday inside the City Council Chambers, 609 Railroad Ave. CivicSource officials will offer training on buying …

Councilwoman to host sessions about acquiring adjudicated property

February 6th, 2019

Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks is hosting information sessions on how to acquire property in East Baton Rouge Parish. The event is free and open to the public. The meeting will include details on getting title insurance and paying the outstanding taxes. The second session will be at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 28, at Louisiana Leadership Institute, …

Learn How to Buy Property from the City or Parish

September 19th, 2018

Every year, governments auction off properties with outstanding tax bills. For some folks this is a complicated process. But others make lots of money doing this. You can get all the details about how to do this during a community information session on Tuesday, September 25th at 6:30pm at Shreve Memorial Library downtown. Civic Source …


Want to learn how to buy cheap property in East Baton Rouge? Information session scheduled

September 17th, 2018

Aspiring investors will get an opportunity this week to learn how to purchase land from the government. When property owners don’t pay taxes, their land can be seized and put up for auction. In East Baton Rouge, the local government advertises those lots on the website CivicSource.com. Company representatives will hold a training session Thursday to …