Tourist Bureau

Tourist Bureau

The Armstrong County Tourist Bureau is a resource for anyone planning a visit to our region. Weather it be Hiking, Fishing, camping or busness related we have information for you.

IDC

IDC

The Armstrong County Industrial Development Council (ACIDC) is a private, non-profit economic development agency that provides single-point-of-contact service for emerging or expanding business and industry. Owners of industrial parks and leasable facilities, the ACIDC works closely with government agencies and financial institutions to present prospective clients with a variety of resources necessary to facilitate expansion and relocation into any part of Armstrong County.

Conservation Dist.

Conservation District

The Armstrong Conservation District works to restore degraded watersheds, promote sustainable farms, healthy forests, and growing vibrant and sustainable communities. The District will work with many private and public partners for the betterment of our natural resources and the citizens of Armstrong County. The District provides technical, administrative, and financial support through many programs such as the dirt, gravel, low volume roads program; the agricultural lands preservation program; the erosion and sediment pollution control program; the watershed protection and restoration program; and many other outreach efforts of the District

Jail

Jail

The Armstrong County Jail, which opened in August of 2003, has a capacity of 158 inmates. The facility grants a safe environment to the Armstrong County community by providing the care and control of the jail's residents.

Belmont

Belmont Complex

For over 50 years, the Belmont Complex has been a recreational facility that draws over 40,000 residents and visitors alike to the arena, pool and banquet facilities yearly.

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Sheriff’s Sales Requirements

 

Sheriff’s Sales Requirements
*Please be sure to include a direction sheet, containing: Attorney’s Name, Address, & Phone Number as well as directions of service or any specific instructions.*
 
Filing Requirements & Fees for Real Estate sales:
 
     1. Advance fee of $1,000.00, checks made payable to, “Armstrong County Sheriff.”
 
     2. One (1) Copy of the Writ of Execution (Mortgage Foreclosure or Money Judgement). The          back of the Writ must contain the information in the following format;
 Information and format required on back of Writ:
 
 
Case:                                   2018-00000
 
Plaintiff:                               Bayview Loan Servicing
    vs
Defendant:                         John and Judy Smith
 
Address of Property:          541 Main Street
                                           Kittanning, PA 16201
 
Tax Parcel #:                     23-0-023074
 
Type of Writ:                     Writ of Execution
                                          (Mortgage Foreclosure) or (Money Judgement)
 
 1. Three (3) copies of a complete Legal Description. The Legal Description MUST be exactly     what is to recorded on the Deed and must include the parcel number and a complete and     current recital which clearly states the transfer from the prior owners to the current owners in     default, along with any information regarding deceased, divorced, or otherwise divested owners      if the listed on the mortgage are not all listed as defendants in the case. Please DO NOT send      any legal descriptions illegible or watermarked with “unofficial Copy or similar.
 
 2. Two (2) copies of the Advertising Description with the following format:
 
Sale No.  ______________
 
Plaintiff                                                  2018-800000 EXMF
Vs                                                                                     From
Defendant                                            No. 2018-0606 Civil
 
Property Address:                              541 Main Street, Kittanning, PA 16201
 
Legal Description:                           An abbreviated version is accepted
 
Tax Parcel No: 31-0-043298         Tax Map No. 31-227.08-07-56
 
Debt: $80,000.00                          plus interest and costs
 
Example of Short Description for Advertising PDF
 
 3. One (1) copy of the Affidavit Pursuant to Pa. R.C.P. Rule 3129.1
 
4. For Mortgage Foreclosures only, One (1)  copy of the Act 91 Certification
 
5. For Money Judgements only, one (1) Notice Pursuant to Pa.R.C.P. 3252 attached to the Writ of Execution, and one (1) copy of the Act 91 Certification stating that it does not apply.
 
6. All applicable proofs of service of the Notice of Sale upon all lienholders and defendants, if you have nor requested that we serve the Notice of Sale upon defendants. These proofs of service must be received by the Sheriff’s Office prior to the sale and said service must meet the requirement of Pa.R.C.P.3129.2.
 
7. If applicable, one (1) copy of the Court Order dismissing any Bankruptcy proceeding involving the defendant’s property. Printouts of PACER docket entries are not sufficient.
 
8. If applicable, an Order of Court granting special service, granting plaintiff permission to obtain service  of the Complaint and Notice of Sheriff’s Sale as authorized by Pa.RCP.(c)(1)(I)(c), such as posting the premises.
 
ALL SALES ARE HELD ON THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH JANUARY THRU DECEMBER. ALL SALES BEGIN AT 11:00 A.M. IN THE THIRD FLOOR HEARING ROOM
 
Any questions contact the Real Estate Division at:
 
Phone  (724) 548-3277                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Fax  (724) 548-3264                       This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
*All Certificates of Filing for Continued Sales must be filed in original form.  No faxed copies will be accepted.*
 

 
Sheriff’s Sales Rules
 
Twenty five percent (25%) of the sale price shall be paid at the time of the sale.  If the property is sold for more than $1000, the balance must be paid within ten (10) days unless you are working with a financial institution.  If the property is sold for less than $1000, the entire purchase price, together with all costs, shall be paid within 72 hours of the time of the sale.  If the purchaser defaults in the payment of the balance of purchase price or fails to make the deposit, the property will at the discretion of the plaintiff either be sold to second highest bidder or again be put for sale and the purchaser in default shall be liable for any deficiency occurring as a result of the resale.   All funds paid shall be forfeited in the event of failure to close.  In addition to the purchase price, the purchaser shall be required to pay the Sheriffs poundage of two (2%) percent.  The realty transfer taxes computed in accordance with applicable law and regulations will paid out of the proceeds of the sale unless the amount received is insufficient to pay the taxes assessed, then the purchaser is liable for the difference.  Property taxes for the current year which are payable and will be assumed by the purchaser, unless otherwise announced at the Sheriff’s sale.  A schedule of distribution will be filed by the Sheriff on the following day.  Distribution will be made in accordance with the schedule unless exceptions are filed within ten (10) days thereafter.  The PA rules of Civil Procedure shall apply in all other matters concerning the sales.  DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTIES NOTES, The Sheriff’s Office neither warrants the title to any property nor gives legal advice as to the status of the title.