Items Tagged with 'foreclosures'


Land bank private sector Advisory Council supported

June 21, 2013
The Kent County Land Bank Authority board will meet this week to approve or disapprove Grand Rapids City Commission’s transfer of 163 tax-foreclosed properties to the Land Bank, which would pay $1.182 million for the properties based on back taxes, interest and fees. Read More

Commissioners likely to approve tax notes

County Treasurer is preparing to make municipalities whole on back property taxes.

March 22, 2013
Kent County commissioners are all but certain to continue an annual tradition this week by agreeing to let Kent County Treasurer Ken Parrish borrow up to $35 million through short-term notes. Read More

In reality, county has few tax foreclosures

West Michigan counties also have fewer than their counterparts on the other side of the state.

October 20, 2012
Although there were 309 tax-foreclosed properties in Kent County this year — the most in the past seven years — that number was still the third-lowest across an 11-county comparison. Read More