Public Trustee

The Public Trustee is a statutory officer, who is also the County Treasurer, elected by the citizens of Summit County every four years.

The Office of the Public Trustee is responsible for overseeing foreclosure sales and releases of deeds of trust on properties within Summit County.

Important Note: As of May 22, 2024, all foreclosure sales have transitioned to the online platform GovEase-
We are no longer utilizing RealAuction. For any questions on bidder registration or support, please visit Bidder Help : GovEase - Online Tax Auctions

Online Foreclosure Site:

Electronic Legal Notices: 
Online Legal Notice Publications

Foreclosure Sales
The Summit County Public Trustee Office schedules foreclosure sales once a week on Fridays at 10:00 am online at

Weekly Pre-Sale List*: NO SALE 6/21

*The Foreclosure Pre-Sale List is updated weekly every Wednesday and is subject to change without notice. The information shown is preliminary information given to the Public Trustee and can change (be withdrawn or continued) at any time up to the time of the Foreclosure Auction.