Frequently Asked Questions
A: We are a state agency that works to create a positive economic impact in Michigan communities by returning land to productive use. We work in a coordinated manner to foster the development of property to promote and support land bank operations at the county and local levels.
A: Yes. You can access available properties through our Property Search page. From there you can search by County, City or Township, Address, Keyword, or Parcel number.
A: The next step is to submit an application with the required documentation. Applications are available on our Property Search website or you can call 517-335-8212 to have one mailed to you.
A: No. We have an application process, not a bidding process. However, you are welcome to submit an offer for consideration on the application.
A: The Adjacent Lot Applications are for applicants who own the residential property adjacent to the property that they are interested in purchasing. It must share at least a 75% common boundary line and not be considered buildable by the city or local zoning/building codes. The Property Conveyance Application is for all other applicants.