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)

County Parcel #
FP-049-EX, FP-053EX, FP-055EX & FP-057EX

APN: 209-04-070B, 
209-04-070D, 
209-04-070F and 
209-04-070

General Location: North of Deer Valley Rd. and 27th Ave. Phoenix, AZ

Zoning: The subject property is zoned by Phoenix, Maricopa County as R-4A.

LAND:
40,225 SQUARE FEET +/- or 0.9234 ACRES +/-

AUCTION INFORMATION:
MINIMUM BID: $77,400.00
AUCTION DEPOSIT: $7,740.00 (10% of MIN. BID) as well as $2,250.00 in Fee Reimbursements.

A cashier’s check in the amount of $9,990.00 made out to Flood Control District of Maricopa County is required to be an eligible bidder.

General Location: North of Deer Valley Rd. and 27th Ave. Phoenix, AZ

The above parcel will be sold at Public Auction on 
Monday, January 9, 2023 at 10:00 am
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 Directors at a regularly scheduled published meeting. The Board of Directors 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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Appraisal Report
Bid Package

County Parcel #
A014-005-1EX

APN: 219-49-002R

General Location: 
West of Usery Pass Rd. and North of McDowell Rd.

Zoning: The subject property is zoned by Mesa, Maricopa County as RS-35

LAND:
560,834 SQUARE FEET +/- or 12.875 ACRES +/-

AUCTION INFORMATION:
MINIMUM BID: $850,000.00
AUCTION DEPOSIT: $85,000.00 (10% of MIN. BID) as well as $2,250.00 in Fee Reimbursements

A cashier’s check in the amount of $87,250.00 made out to Flood Control District of Maricopa County is required to be an eligible bidder.

General Location: North of Deer Valley Rd. and 27th Ave. Phoenix, AZ

The above parcel will be sold at Public Auction on 
Monday, January 9, 2023 at 11:30 am
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 Directors at a regularly scheduled published meeting. The Board of Directors 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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Appraisal Report
Bid Package

Scheduled Personal Property Auctions

Upcoming Auctions
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Scheduled Land Sales

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Nothing available at this time.

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.

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Nothing available at this time.

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 Parcels: #T-297-1 and T-298
Portion of APNs: 149-12-005D and 
149-12-004K

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to QWEST CORPORATION, a Colorado corporation d/b/a CENTURYLINK QC, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located on the west side of 25th Avenue, north of Dunlap Avenue in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcels: #TW-44C, TW-44F,
and TW-43C

Portion of APNs: 503-97-001B,
503-69-016,and 503-69-019

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to ARIZONA PUBLIC SERVICE COMPANY, an Arizona corporation, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located southeast of 147th Avenue and north of Loop 303 in Surprise, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: #R-072
Portion of APN: 200-80-003

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to BANNER HEALTH, an Arizona non-profit corporation, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located east of 99th Avenue and north of U.S. Route 60 and west of Loop 101 in Peoria, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: #N-2266
Portion of APN: 304-30-026E ptn.

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to COX COMMUNICATIONS ARIZONA, LLC a Delaware limited liability company, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located north of E. Ray Road and east of S. Power Road in Mesa, Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: #WT3-03
Portion of APN: 502-22-006

Non-Exclusive Roadway Easement granted to MARICOPA COUNTY, a political subdivision of the State of Arizona, and/or its Successors and assigns.

Located north side of W. Northern Avenue and west of the Beardsley Canal in Maricopa County, Arizona.
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FCD Parcel: #T-1181C
A portion of FCD Parcel, south of and adjacent to APN: 506-31-007F

Non-Exclusive Utility Easement granted to HV SUNRISE, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company, and/or its successors and assigns.

Located southwest of I-10 in Maricopa County, Arizona.
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The Departments determine the timing of sales at their sole discretion.