Government Real Estate Auction

Government Surplus Real Estate Auction By Order of Wantage Twp, NJ-Under Contract!

Under Contract!
By Order of Wantage Township, NJ

62 Residential and Commercial Lots Throughout the Township

Attention Builders, Investors, and Neighbors

  • Several Lots Sold together in packages to maximize your investment potential.
  • Buy one, two, three or all lots – Pick your Favorites and Bid Your Price!
  • Enjoy some of the New Jersey most picturesque views and hike High Point State Park and Stokes Forest.
    Golf at nearby Crystal Springs Resort or ski at Mountain Creek Resort.
  • Wantage-A proud community and steeped in history-Wantage was named for a town in England notable as the birthplace of King Alfred the Great in 849

Click Here for a list of properties (also under documents tab)

Online Auction Concludes: September 8, 2022 at 11 am

Take the next step!
Join the bidders club, then check your inbox/spam folder for the confirmation link, and then return to this page and click on the large red button on the left side of this page to download the property information package.

Questions? Call 888-299-1438 or email

I, the undersigned, agree to the following terms and conditions, should I be the high bidder.

1.  Auction Day Requirements: All bidders must be pre-registered.  Bidders must submit their credit card information while setting up their Online Bidding account 24 hours in advance of auction date. If High Bidder defaults following the Auction, he/she/they will be charged a default fee of $2,000 per package.  The card will only be charged in the event of a default.  Credit cards may not be used for a down payment on real estate.  The successful high bidder will be required to sign a Contract of Sale at the conclusion of the Auction via a DocuSign Electronic Contract. A 10% Buyer’s Premium will be added to the bid price and become the final Contract Price.   The high bidder will be required to wire transfer to Max Spann Real Estate & Auction Co. escrow account or bring a bank cashier’s check by end of business day for 10% of the full final contract price.  NO EXCEPTIONS PLEASE!   

2.  I have read the terms of this sale posted on the premises, printed in the Property Information Package (PIP) and said terms are incorporated herein by reference, as are any public announcements made sale day. I recognize that this is an Auction Sale and is not subject to a three-day attorney review period. I will review Property Information Package, the contract of sale prepared by Seller’s Counsel prior to participating in the auction. I recognize this sale is subject to seller’s confirmation and acceptance.

3.  I understand that if I enroll on the Max Spann Bidder Club on-line bidding platform and fail to submit my full deposit as required within the time frames outlined, a Default Fee of $2,000 will be charged to my credit card and will be non-refundable.

4.  If any check or wire transfer given in payment is not honored for any reason, I agree, whether said check be signed by me as maker or endorser, that if such check is placed in the hands of any attorney for collection, to pay all reasonable attorney’s fees, together with all costs of suit in the event is instituted.

5.  Auctioneer reserves the right to add or delete property from this auction or to alter the order of sale from that published herein. Failure to inspect property prior to auction does not relieve purchaser of contractual obligations of purchase. Property sells ALL ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE AT THE AUCTION TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ALL ADVERTISING. Auctioneer is providing Internet bidding as a service to Buyer using a Third-Party Bidding System. Under no circumstances shall Buyer hold Auctioneer liable for system failures resulting in Buyer’s bid not being properly submitted.

6.  Bidder represents warrants and acknowledges that the property is being auctioned by Max Spann Real Estate & Auction Co.  (“Spann”) in an "AS IS" and "WHERE IS" condition subject to all faults, and specifically and expressly without any warranties, representations or guarantees, either express or implied, of any kind, nature, or type whatsoever from Spann in its own capacity or as the agent, servant or employee of the seller of the property.  Bidder further acknowledges that Spann has not made any independent investigation of the condition of the property or examined, verified or confirmed the validity of any information, documents, literature, maps or sketches, pro-forms, or any other written documents provided in the Property Information Packet.

7.  Bidder and Bidder’s heirs, transferees, administrators, personal representatives, trustees, successors and assigns, forever waive, release, discharge and hold Spann harmless, from any claim it has, might have had, or may have against Spann with respect to:
     a.                The condition of the Premises, either patent or latent, of any nature whatsoever, including environmental contamination;
     b.                Buyer's ability or inability to obtain or maintain building permits, temporary or final certificates of occupancy or other licenses for the use or operation of the Premises, and/or certificates of compliance for the Premises;
     c.                 The actual or potential income or profits to be derived from the Premises;
     d.                Any other state of facts which exist with respect to the Premises which at the time of closing were not the subject of actual knowledge on the part of Seller.                                       

By signing below, I agree to terms and conditions.