Supervisor ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A CONTRACT WITH ABSOLUTE AUCTIONS AND
REALTY FOR 2020 REAL PROPERTY AUCTION SERVICES (TREASURER’S OFFICE)


WHEREAS, the County Treasurer has recommended a contract with Absolute Auctions and
Realty for annual property auction services on behalf of the County; and

RESOLVED, That the Chairman of the Board be and hereby is authorized and directed to sign a contract between the County of Fulton and Absolute Auction and Realty, of Pleasant Valley, NY,
for real property tax sale services, with compensation based on a 10% Buyer’s Premium plus a
1.5% advertising fee to be paid to the County by each property buyer, effective January 1, 2020
through December 31, 2020; with the option to extend for two (2) additional one-year terms; and,
be it further

RESOLVED, That the property auction procedure include the stipulation that any bids received
under $100.00 must be paid in full at the time of the auction, with other bids utilizing the normal
procedure; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That said contract shall be contingent upon the approval of the County Attorney;
and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Real
Property Tax Services Agency, Absolute Auction and Realty, Budget Director/County Auditor
and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor HOWARD and adopted by the following vote:
Ayes: 505 (18) Nays: 25 (1) (Supervisor Young) Abstentions: 21 (1) (Supervisor Callery)

 

 

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