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Project Rightful Owner

Search for Owners of Unclaimed Sheriff's Sale Excess Proceeds
 
  Project Rightful Owner
Since the Superior Court's Project Rightful Owner began the Court has disbursed over $5.7 million in excess proceeds to the rightful owners of the money.

Excess proceeds arise when the value of the property, at the time of sale, exceeds the amount of money needed to pay off all recorded liens and mortgages.


If you have a claim, you are encouraged to secure an attorney to assist you because the process of demonstrating your entitlement to the money can be complicated. View Attorney List. >>

If you qualify, pro bono (no fee) attorneys are available. If you need pro bono assistance, you may contact the Delaware Volunteer Legal Services at 302.478.8850—tell them that your call concerns Superior Court's Project Rightful Owner.

If you can prove entitlement to all, or a portion of the money, you will also receive interest from the time the money was transferred from the Sheriff's Office to the Prothonotary of the Superior Court.
   
  PROPERTY LISTINGS
   
 
Find NEW CASTLE COUNTY Property Listings. July 28, 2014
   
    Search the online list and make sure that the name, Sheriff's Sale property address, and Sheriff's Sale date exactly match your records. The list is arranged in alphabetical order by people's last name or business/firm's name.

Click here to view the online list of names, properties, and New Castle County Sheriff's Sale date
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Find KENT COUNTY Property Listings. July 29, 2014
     
    Search the online list and make sure that the name, Sheriff's Sale property address, and Sheriff's Sale date exactly match your records. The list is arranged in alphabetical order by people's last name or business/firm's name.

Click here to view the online list of names, properties, and Kent County Sheriff's Sale date.
   
 
Find SUSSEX COUNTY Property Listings July 24, 2014
     
    Search the online list and make sure that the name, Sheriff's Sale property address, and Sheriff's Sale date exactly match your records. The list is arranged in alphabetical order by people's last name or business/firm's name.

Click here to view the online list of names, properties, and Sussex County Sheriff's Sale date.
   
  MATTERS SET FOR HEARING
     
 
Find NEW CASTLE COUNTY Project Rightful Owner Matters Set for Hearing. Next Hearings: August 2014
     
    Click here to view project cases set for hearing.
     
  PETITION REQUIREMENTS
     
  Find Petition Requirements to Redeem Money.
   
    Click here to view the petition requirements and things to be filed.
   
  ATTORNEY LISTING
     
  Find Attorney's to Assist You.
     
    Click here to view attorney listings.