An archive of activity from the 2012 Wayne County Tax Foreclosure Auction, where 11,972 properties sold to 2,198 bidders for $49,975,566. 8,686 properties went unsold for $500 a piece.
Get Started: The unsold properties are reportedly headed for the Detroit Land Bank. Once they're there, find out how to go about applying for their purchase, or what the plan is for them, and report back! Be helpful, be considerate, and lend a hand.