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Auctions

The County has many opportunities for bidding and purchasing of land, cars, equipment or personal property. Auctions are held throughout the year.

Real Property, Chief Executive Office- Surplus real estate owned by the County worth no more than $500,000 is sold at auction.

Real Property, Probate (County)- Real property from estates administered by the County are offered at auction about once a month, normally the third Saturday and Sunday, at the location of the site being sold.

Real Property, Probate (Court)- Real property ordered to be sold by the Los Angeles Superior Court is listed online.

Real Property, Public Works- The Public Works Department provides descriptions and photos of surplus property it auctions.

Real Property, Treasurer-Tax Collector- Properties that are tax defaulted for five years or more become subject to public auction. The public auctions are held twice a year, in February and August.

Personal Property, Probate- Personal property from estates administered by the County are sold at auction about 10 times a year, normally on the second Saturday on the month, at a warehouse in the City of Industry.

Vehicle and Vehicle-Related Equipment, Internal Services Department- The County’s surplus vehicles and vehicle-related equipment are made available for sale to the public, twice a month, through Ken Porter Auctions.  To view County vehicles and/or vehicle-related equipment for sale and the date of the next upcoming auction, please click on the link below which will direct you to the Ken Porter Auctions website.  

Auction Contact List- Contact information is provided for department auctions, which offer wide range of items, including cars, land, homes, jewelry, tools, and much more.