Real Property Services Division
Provides essential real estate services, including managing leases, acquisitions, and sales of property for the Salem City Council, various City Departments, and the Urban Renewal Agency. Acquiring and disposing of real property and property rights are essential functions of the City of Salem.
Real Property Services manages the acquisition of the City's property needs to help realize neighborhood planning goals and to fulfill Urban Renewal Agency strategies. Our main functions include: acquisition, appraisal, disposition, leasing, and title research of City and Agency owned property. For questions about a Street Vacation, contact Public Works. We also develop and implement City and Agency real estate policies and manage an inventory of City and Agency owned property.
City of Salem and Urban Renewal Agency property is occasionally made available for purchase through a sealed-bid process with a set minimum price. Generally,properties for sale are advertised on www.cityofsalem.net and in a local newspaper with the minimum price, terms, and the bid closing date. View a comprehensive list of the most current City and Agency Property for sale.