Redemption - Original Mortgagor or Lien Holder

Mortgage Foreclosure Redemption

Procedures for Original Mortgagors & Lien Holders

The Washington County Sheriff's Office requires a redemption preparation fee in the amount of $250 (non-refundable). No redemption preparation work will begin until the redemption fee is paid. Keep in mind it may take a week or more to get figures back from the attorney for the lender.

Go To: CIVIL PROCESS > FEES AND FORMS > Original Mortgagors Redemption Instructions or Lien Holder Redemption Instructions to run a copy of the information sheet.

On the day of redemption, you must bring:

Mortgage Payoff - The payoff amount must be made by a bank cashier’s check made out to the mortgage company

Be at the Sheriff's Office no later than 4:00 p.m. on the day of redemption

*As of January 1, 2005, per Minnesota Statute 580.24 and 580.25, All Notice of Intent To Redeem papers recorded with Washington County Recorder’s Office must be filed with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office prior to redemption date. There is a $100 filing fee per Notice of Intent.