Auctions & Leases

The Maricopa County Real Estate Department  is responsible for auctioning excess land owned by the Flood Control District of Maricopa County (District) and the Maricopa County Department of Transportation (MCDOT). "Excess land" is land which was acquired as part of a project and is no longer needed by that Department.

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Requirements 

Prior to being made available for auction, the following department requirements must be met.

  • The parcel must be classified as excess by the District or MCDOT and subsequently declared excess by the District's or MCDOT's Board.
  • An appraisal (see below) of the excess land by an independent third party appraiser will establish the value. The appraised value is the required minimum bid at auction.
  • A public legal notice will be posted for at least thirty (30) days prior to auction.
  • Excess land will be sold via public auction, or to another governmental entity without auction.

Have a question for us? Contact Property Management via our online form.

Excess Land Auction Process


  1. Step 1: Auction Request Form
  2. Step 2: Appraisal
  3. Step 3: Bid Package
  4. Step 4: Auction Day
  5. Step 5: Finalize Purchase

Auction Request Form

Prospective buyers need to fill out and submit the Request for Public Auction form and submit the form to Property Management.

Scheduled Land Auctions (Real Property)

LocationProperty DetailsAerial Photo

APN: 108-11-057H

General Location:
2656 North 37th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85009

The subject property is zoned by the City of Phoenix as IND.PK., Industrial Park.

Property Tour will be held Thursday, October 7, 2021 from 8:30 am – 10:30 am.  State issued ID and a mask will be required to tour property along with executing a Access Agreement for Use of Real Property onsite.

LAND:
24,421 Sq Ft +/- or 0.56 Acres +/-

IMPROVEMENTS:  Single story 6,782 square foot (SF) +/- office building 

“AS IS, WHERE IS"

Minimum Bid: $640,000
Auction Deposit: $64,000 (10% of Min. Bid)

A cashiers check in the amount of $64,000 made out to Security Title Inc is required to be an eligible bidder.

The above parcel will be sold at Public Auction on Thursday, October 14, 2021, at 11:00 am at the Flood Control District of Maricopa County’s parking lot at 2801 W. Durango St., Phoenix, Arizona, 85009 

The successful bid (Buyer) must be formally accepted and approved by the Board of Supervisors of Maricopa County at a regularly scheduled published meeting. The Board of Supervisors of Maricopa County reserves the right to cancel this auction in whole or in part at any time prior to the Board’s acceptance of a final bid.

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Download the Bid Packet

Appraisal Report

Adjacent to Assessor’s Parcel #:
 300-12-018C

General Location:
Northeast of S. 47th Ave. and W. Dobbins Rd.

The subject property is zoned by Maricopa County as C-3 (According to adjacent parcel)
LAND: 2,010 Sq Ft+/- or 0.0461 Acres +/-

“AS IS, WHERE IS”

Minimum Bid: $7,879.20
Auction Deposit: $787.92 (10% of Min. Bid ) as well as $1,250 in Fee Reimbursements

A cashier’s check in the amount of $2,037.92 made out to Maricopa County is required to be an eligible bidder.

The above parcel will be sold at Public Auction on Monday, October 4, 2021 at 11:00 am at the Flood Control District of Maricopa County, 2801 W. Durango St., Phoenix, Arizona, 85009

The successful bid (Buyer) must be formally accepted and approved by the Board of Supervisors at a regularly scheduled published meeting. The Board of Supervisors of Maricopa County reserves the right to cancel this auction in whole or in part at any time prior to the Board’s acceptance of a final bid.

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Download the Bid Packet

Scheduled Personal Property Auctions

Upcoming Auctions
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Notice of Proposed Lease

For further information or to request the proposed action be submitted for public auction please contact Maricopa County Real Estate Department located at the offices of the Flood Control District of Maricopa County, 2801 W. Durango Street, Phoenix, AZ 85009.

Easement For:DetailsAerial Photo
FCD Parcel: N-2617
A Portion of APN 132-08-001W

Ground Lease Agreement granted to PS Mountain West, LLC, a Delaware Limited Liability Company, doing business as Public Storage Properties.
Located south of E. McKellips Rd. and west of N. McClintock Dr. in Tempe, Maricopa County, AZN-2617 Aerial photo image Opens in new window

Project: MCDOT Southeast Yard
APN: Portion of 303-28-017D

Ground Lease Agreement granted to Western Refining Wholesale, LLC a Delaware Limited Liability Company
Located at 11320 E. Germann Road, Chandler, Arizona 85286303-28-017D Aerial photo image

Proposed Easements

For further information or to request the proposed action be submitted for public auction please contact Maricopa County Real Estate Department located at the offices of the Flood Control District of Maricopa County, 2801 W. Durango Street, Phoenix, AZ 85009.

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FCD Parcel: M-2167-1
Portion of APN: 304-49-008V

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to Cabana on Power, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located south of E. Williams Field Road and west of S. Power Road in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcels: RR-03 and 9907-023
Portions of APNs 304-60-001J and
304-60-975
Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to The Town of Gilbert, an Arizona Municipal Corporation.

Located north of Rittenhouse Rd. and west of Power Rd. in Gilbert, Maricopa County, AZ
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FCD Parcel: N-2604
A Portion of APN 132-17-005E
Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to The City of Scottsdale, and Arizona Municipal Corporation
Located south of E. Curry Rd. and east of N. Miller Rd. in Tempe, Maricopa County, AZN-2604 Aerial photo image Opens in new window
FCD Parcel: N-2266
A Portion of APN 304-30-026E
Located north of E. Ray Rd. and east of S. Power Rd. in Mesa, Maricopa County, AZN-2266 Aerial photo image Opens in new window

FCD Parcel: M-2167-1
A Portion of APN 304-49-008V

Located south of E. Williams Field Rd. and west of S. Power Rd. in Mesa, Maricopa County, AZ

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FCD Parcel: F00308
A Portion of APN 500-69-005P

Roadway and Drainage Easement granted to Maricopa County, a political subdivision of the state of Arizona.
Located south of W. Southern Ave. & east of S. 121st Ave. in Maricopa County, AZF0308 Aerial photo image Opens in new window

FCD Parcel: M-2153-1
A Portion of APNs 304-70-007A, -013D, -013E, -015A and -008

Roadway and Slope Easement granted to the Town of Gilbert, a political subdivision of the state of Arizona.

Located south of E. Queen Creek Rd. and west of S. Higley Rd. in Gilbert, Maricopa County, AZ


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FCD Parcel: N-2285
Portion of APN 140-17-00D

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to COX Communications Arizona, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, and/or its successors and assigns.
Located north of Main Street and west Higley Road in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.N-2285 Aerial photo image Opens in new window

FCD Parcels: OCC-01A, OCC-01B, OCC-02, and OCC-03
Portion of APNs: 126-10-125B, 126-10-125C, 126-10-125E, and 126-10-127

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to Southwest Gas corporation, a California corporation, and/or its successors and assigns.
Located north of E. McDowell Road and N. 48th Street in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona.N-2285 Aerial photo image Opens in new window

FCD Parcels: TW-42F and TW-44F
Portions of APN: 503-69-001- and 503-69-019

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to Arizona Public Service Company, an Arizona corporation, and/or its successors and assigns.
Located east of 163rd Avenue, north of Arizona State Route 303, and south of McMicken Way in Surprise, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: WT4-31
Portion of APN: 502-62-001J

Non-Exclusive Roadway Easement granted to City of Buckeye, an Arizona municipal corporation, and/or its successors and assigns.
Located south of Indian School Road and west of 195th Avenue in Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: N-2285
Portion of APN: 140-17-006D


Located west of Higley Road and just south of University Avenue, in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona
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FCD Parcels: DDRAW-1, 2, and 3
Portion of APNs: 165-12-014B, 016B, and 017Bv

Utility Easement granted to City of Phoenix, a municipal corporation of the State of Arizona, and/or its successors and assigns.
Located east of State Route 51 and south of State Route 101 in Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ.DDRAW Aerial photo image Opens in new window

The Departments determine the timing of sales at their sole discretion.