Online Auctions

The City of Lancaster contracts with Rene Bates Auctioneers, Inc. to dispose of surplus city property. As items are turned in, public auctions are scheduled. Funds received from these sales are deposited back into the general fund.

All City of Lancaster auction dates will be posted on their website at For more information about online auctions, see

All items sold at city auctions are sold "AS IS, WHERE IS" without warranty expressed or implied. The City reserves the right to withdraw this offer or any individual item offered at any time or for any reason prior to or after auction.

Impound Vehicle Auctions

The City of Lancaster does not operate its own auto pound or sell impounded vehicles. The City contracts with 24 Hour Wrecker Service to provide these services. They are located at 616 N. Jefferson, Lancaster, Texas 75146, and may be contacted at 972-227-5188.

Real Estate (Land/Buildings)

The City of Lancaster sells all foreclosed properties through the Dallas County Tax Foreclosure Resale Program. For more information regarding available properties, please visit Dallas County.