Thursday, February 27, 2020
State of North Carolina
County of Swain
Jeffrey Scott Lovell
Notice of tax foreclosure sale
Under and by virtue of an order of the District Court of Swain County, North Carolina, made and entered in the action entitled Swain County, a North Carolina Body Politic vs. Jeffrey Scott Lovell, the undersigned commissioner will on the 6th day of March, 2020, offer for sale and sell for cash, to the last and highest bidder at public auction, at the courthouse door in Swain County, North Carolina, at 11:30 A.M. the following described real property:
Being all of the property described in the deed from Ralph W. Pantuso and wife Beverly J. Pantuso to Jeffrey Scott Lovell by deed dated March 3, 1998 and recorded in Book 212, page 769, Swain County Registry, containing 3.718 acres, more or less (Pantuso Deed). Reference is made to the Pantuso Deed for a metes and bounds description of the property, and said description is incorporated herein by express reference as if fully set forth herein.
Reference is made to the easement for a road and utilities benefitting the property described herein, as set forth in instrument recorded in Book 212, page 777, Swain County Registry.
The real property at issue shall be sold for the satisfaction of taxes, interests, costs and fees incurred by the Plaintiff, together with and subject to easements of record, but free and clear of all interests, rights, claims and liens whatever, except to any taxing units not party to this action in accordance with section 105-374(k) of the North Carolina General Statutes.
No warranties, express or implied, shall be made as to the acreage contained I the above described tract of land. In addition, no warranties of title will be made and any interested purchaser desiring to ascertain marketability of title should perform or cause to be performed an independent title examination.
The sale will be made subject to confirmation of the Court and will further be subject to the filing of upset bids as by law provided. A deposit of 5 percent of the successful bid will be required.
This the 5th day of February, 2020.
Jonathan Mattox, Commissioner
Publication Dates: February 27 / March 5
Brigham & Mattox
PO Box 1038
Bryson City, NC 28713