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Foreclosure Posting Requirements
Foreclosures are by non-judicial process. Once a default occurs, the Trustee may set a date, time, and location for the sale to occur. Notice must meet statutory and contractual content requirements. Notice must be published in a newspaper from the County in which the land is located for a period of three (3) consecutive weeks. Once that period of time has elapsed, the sale may proceed. There is no statutory requirement that notice be sent to the borrower.
Foreclosure Auction Locations
Most states direct the specific location where a sheriff, trustee or creditor may conduct a foreclosure sale. Often the direction is as vague as 'any public place within the county in which the property is located.' Other times, the statute requires that a foreclosure sale only be held at the site of the property to be foreclosed. Foreclosure sales can be conducted at public auction held at the front door of a courthouse of the superior court in the judicial district where the property is located, unless the deed of trust specifically provides that the sale shall be held in a different place.
Foreclosure Timeline
Timeline StepDays for StepTotal Days
Appointment of Successor Trustee11
Publication of Notice1516
Appointment of Successor Trustee117

(Timeline is for non-judicial foreclosures. Intervals are optimal and assumes no delays.)
State Statutes
Alabama Foreclosure Statutes