NY DOT Auctions Off Land

By WBNG News

NY DOT Auctions Off Land

August 18, 2010 Updated Aug 18, 2010 at 4:32 AM EST

New York's Department of Transportation is auctioning off land in Broome, Chenango and Otsego counties.



There's a public auction Wednesday, August 18 for eight parcels of various sizes.


The properties up for bid include:

  • Property 186: .592 acre on the northeast corner of Merrill Road and Upper Front Street in the Town of Chenango, Broome County.
    Deposit: $19,000; Minimum Bid: $190,000


  • Property 187: .6 acre on the southeast corner of Merrill Road and Upper Front Street in the Town of Chenango, Broome County.
    Deposit: $18,300; Minimum Bid: $183,000


  • Property 742: 32.04 acres south of I-88 in the Town of Maryland, Otsego County.
    Deposit: $560; Minimum Bid: $5,600


  • Property 747: 3.18 acres south of State Route 23 and southwest of the intersection of State Route 23 & State Route 205 in the Town of Oneonta, Otsego County.
    Deposit: $16,000; Minimum Bid: $160,000


  • Property 761: 37.6 acres south of I-88 in the Town of Maryland, Otsego County.
    Deposit: $685; Minimum Bid: $6,850


  • Property 777: .19 acre along the western side of Burns Street in the Village of Johnson City, Broome County.
    Deposit: $685; Minimum Bid: $6,850


  • Property 778: 2.98 acres north of Route 17 and the exit 78 off-ramp in the Town of Windsor, Broome County.
    Deposit: $300; Minimum Bid: $3,000


  • Property 779: 1.1 acres south of County Road 39 and north of I-88 in the Town of Bainbridge, Chenango County.
    Deposit: $290; Minimum Bid: $2,900


For more information, contact the Region 9 Real Estate Group in the Binghamton DOT office at 721-8736.

Registration for the auction starts at 9:00am. Then the bidding begins at 10:00am.

To register, bidders must present a certified or bank check in the amount of the deposit for the property they intent to bid on.

The auction is at the Binghamton State Office Building at 44 Hawley Street.

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