ADDRESS: The Jefferson Circuit Court Master Commissioner's Office is located in the Glassworks Building, 815 W. Market Street, Suite 503, Louisville, KY 40202. Please click the button below for details regarding our location.
AUCTION START TIME: Commissioner Sales are held at the Jefferson County Judicial Center, 2nd Floor Jury Pool Room, 700 W. Jefferson Street, at 1:00 PM, on Fridays according to the Sale Calendar.
SALE SCHEDULING CHANGE: For Judgments and Orders of Sale tendered after July 8, 2019, the Master Commissioner will no longer schedule sale dates prior to the entry of Judgment. The sale voucher and handbill with the scheduled sale date will be mailed after the Master Commissioner receives the entered Judgment and Order of Sale from the Court.
Please Note: The procedure for rescheduling a sale on a previously entered Judgment and Order of Sale has not changed.
SURETY BONDS: All surety bonds are valid for one year from the date of issuance. You may not bid at sale with an expired bond. If your bond is expired, you will be required to apply for a new bond with the appropriate supporting documents.
Please Note: Applications received after 2:00 p.m. the day before a sale will not be reviewed in time for the sale the next day.
BIDDING WITHOUT A SURETY BOND: A bond is not necessary if the purchaser pays the sale bid in full at the sale via cashier's check, money order or cash. However, cash payments are capped at $10,000 per purchaser per sale date. In no event shall an amount greater than $10,000 in cash be deposited to complete the terms of the sale. Purchaser must have all funds available at the time of sale. Otherwise, the property will be imediately resold, and the defaulting purchaser shall be removed from the sale room. All full payment purchasers are still required to file the documents necessary to confirm the sale and issue the deed.
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DISCLAIMER: The information on this website is provided as a convenience to the user and is subject to change. The Jefferson Circuit Court Master Commissioner disclaims any warranties as to the validity of information provided. The Master Commissioner and the office shall not be liable, due to the user's reliance on information obtained from this website, for any damages whatsoever arising out of the use of this website.