The Columbia County Attorney’s Office handles Tax Foreclosures for the County of Columbia. 
Properties acquired through Tax Foreclosure are offered for sale by sealed bid. 

The Tax Foreclosure Sale scheduled for Thursday, April 9, 2020 has been POSTPONED indefinitely.  When the sale has been rescheduled, the website will be updated and an email will be sent out. To join the email list click here.

The following email was sent to everyone on the tax foreclosure mailing list:

A Local State of Emergency has been declared within the County of Columbia  remaining  in effect until May 15, 2020 unless rescinded or modified.  Our office will be closed to the public during this period.  If you require assistance, please feel free to contact our office by phone or email.  

Please be advised that the bid opening for the Tax Foreclosure Sale scheduled for April 9, 2020 has been POSTPONED indefinitely.   When a new date has been determined, an email will be sent and the website will be updated.  Any bids currently in hand will be held for the rescheduled bid opening date

We thank you for your patience and understanding as we all try to navigate this difficult time.  Please be safe and take care of yourself and those you love.


This property with spectacular views is located in the Town of Hillsdale on approximately 6.5 acres.  This parcel is offered as PARCEL # 4 in the next Tax Foreclosure Sale:

PLEASE REMEMBER:  Some of the properties offered are still occupied by former owners or tenants.  No one is authorized to enter any property that we have listed for sale.  DRIVE BY INSPECTIONS ONLY.  A list of properties has been distributed to  local law enforcement.  Anyone found entering a residence, occupied or unoccupied, may face criminal prosecution.


Please click the links to the left for Terms & ConditionsProperty DescriptionsPictures and Tax Maps.

Results have been posted for prior sales- please click here to be directed to the prior tax sale results page

NEW:  You can join our mailing list to receive email alerts to notify you when a new tax foreclosure sale has been scheduled.   Please be advised that emails have been sent to everyone on our mailing list.  Several emails have been returned undeliverable.  If you subscribed to our mailing list but did not receive an email, please sign up again.

You may download the bid package from this website, pick one up at the County Attorney's Office or if you wish to receive a bid package by mail, please send a large self-addressed stamped envelope with $1.50 postage to:  Columbia County Attorney's Office, Attn: Lisa Brightly, 401 State Street, Suite 15B , Hudson, New York 12534.

Countdown to Tax Sale Bid Opening

Lisa Brightly