Vacant Foreclosed Residential Property Registration

Who Must Register?
A mortgagee who files a foreclosure on a residential property on or after July 6, 2012, in the City of Cincinnati after the foreclosure is filed and when the property is vacant. A property that is in foreclosure but is not vacant need not be registered. The property must be registered within 10 days of becoming vacant and foreclosed.
How do I register?
If a property is foreclosed, and vacant, the mortgagee must complete the registration form (available for downloading via the following link) and pay the registration fee of $500.00 per building.
Are there other requirements?
Yes, use the following link to review all requirements in the ordinance including but not limited to; maintenance of the property; point of sale inspection requirements; and an exception to point of sale requirements and reduced registration fee of $50.00 when a fire and burglar alarm is installed and maintained on the property.

Call the Vacant Foreclosed Property Registration Coordinator, Eunice Bell, at 352-5298, with questions about the program.

Use the search tools provided to determine if the foreclosed vacant property is located in the City of Cincinnati.
Properties by Statistical Neighborhood Approximation
Click on a property below to zoom to its location (the grid displays the properties that are shown on the map).
Click on a Neighborhood to zoom to the properties within that neighborhood.