CITY OF JOHNSTON OFFICE OF THE TAX COLLECTOR

COLLECTOR SALE OF REAL ESTATE FOR DUE AND UNPAID TAXES
Johnston Municipal Court
1600 Atwood Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
June 23, 2022

The undersigned, Chief Financial Officer/Receiver for the City of Johnston, hereby gives notice that it will sell at public auction to the highest bidder at Johnston City Court, 1600 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, Rhode Island 02919, on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. , the various parcels of real estate or as many thereof as may be required to pay the taxes which constitute a lien thereon set forth in the original May 26, 2022 announcement in THE SUNRISE of such date as it is made reference made hereby

Goods on which taxes have been paid since the first publication of the ad will of course not be included in the sale.

Pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws Section 44-9-19, if the real property in which you have a substantial interest is purchased by the City of Johnston and has not been disposed of, you may redeem the real property by paying or by tendering to the Treasurer of the Town of Johnston the sum for which the real estate was purchased, plus a penalty of ten percent (10%) of the purchase price if redeemed within six (6) months from the date of the sale. From the forthcoming seventh (7th) month, an additional percent (1%) of the purchase price for each subsequent month will be added, together with any legally added charges for intermediate taxes plus interest thereon to the rate of one percent (1%) per month and fees assessed after the Collector’s Sale.

Pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws Section 44-9-21, if the real property in which you have a substantial interest is purchased by someone other than the City of Johnston, you may redeem the real property by paying or by offering to the purchaser or its legal representative(s), assigns or person or persons to whom the assignment of tax title was made by the City of Johnston, or the treasurer, the original sum and all intermediate taxes having been paid to the municipality plus interest thereon at a rate of one percent (1%) per month and costs plus a penalty as provided in section 44-9-19 of the General Laws of Rhode Island, or in the case of an assignee of a tax title of the City of Johnston, the amount set forth in the deed of conveyance, plus the penalty aforesaid.

The right of redemption may be exercised only by those entitled to notice of sale pursuant to Rhode Island General Laws, Section 44-9-10 and Section 44-9-11, and may be exercised at any time prior to entry of the final judgment. in a redemption right foreclosure action filed under Rhode Island General Law Section 44-9-25. We encourage you to review the general laws of Rhode Island relating to tax sales and/or to consult an attorney regarding your rights.

Joseph Chiodo
Financial Receiver/Director

Esther L. Steinbach