The Real Property Coordinator assists and advises the Board of County Commissioners and other elected officials in real property matters. This position works closely with the Building Operations and Maintenance department in an advisory capacity for improved real property issues. The Coordinator oversees the preparation and/or review and approval of any leases or documents conveying or accepting an interest in County owned lands. The Real Property Coordinator is now located in the Assessor's office. The position is funded through the sale of County owned real property.
Does the County sell any of its real property? The answer is yes. The Oregon Revised Statutes, Chapter 271 and Chapter 275, set the terms, conditions and procedures for the County, thru the action of its Board of County Commissioners to dispose of Real Property. Properties are typically sold at a Sheriff’s Auction and some properties are available for direct Sale. Properties are sold for the fair market value and not for the amount of back property taxes owed.