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The deadline to pay overdue Wayne County property taxes and avoid tax foreclosure is March 31, 2023. To check if your Detroit home is at risk of foreclosure, enter the address here. 

If you’re a renter and your landlord is facing foreclosure, call United Community Housing Coalition at 313-405-7726 and ask about the Make It Home program. 

You can contact the Wayne County Treasurer at (313) 224-5990 and make an appointment online here to visit in person.

Sarah AlvarezFounder and Editor-in-Chief

Sarah (she/her) believes the best local reporting is a service, responds directly to community needs and reduces harm. Her favorite place in Detroit is her backyard on a summer evening.