Treasurer's Deed Application
The only person(s) who may apply for a Treasurer's Deed is
the holder of the Tax Lien Sale Certificate.
In accordance with CRS 39-11-120(1) and 39-11-128(1)(a), a
Treasurer's Deed may be issued three years from the date of the original sale,
upon proper application and notification.
How do I apply?
Contact the Treasurer's Office and request an application at
303-582-5222 or click on the link to go to the application so you can print it off "Application
For Issuance Of Treasurer's Deed". Click here for the Deed Application in
a PDF Document. Please return the completed application and the $600 or $450
application fee to our office at P.O. Box 368, Central City, CO 80427.
Per CRS 39-11-120, applications received without the original
certificate cannot be processed.
The original certificates are now kept in the Treasurer's vault
starting from 1997.
The application fee is a title expense which includes the
Title commitment and policy
Any additional charges necessary for
issuance of a Treasurer's Deed. These costs are called "Deed Costs", which
are returned to the applicant if redeemed.
The Treasurer's Deed process takes approximately four to six
months, given no unforeseen problems. The Deed is issued four months after
the first date of advertising. Advertising is initiated as soon as the
title commitment is complete. The advertisement is then sent by
certified mail to legally interested parties.