State land auction earns highest gross sales since 2007

Posted on July 18, 2013 

State land auction earns highest gross sales since 2007

(Anchorage, AK) – The State of Alaska’s annual settlement land auction earned the highest gross sales since 2007 during Wednesday’s sealed-bid opening. Alaska residents committed nearly $2.4 million in high bids for 95 of the 473 available parcels.


The Department of Natural Resources may include some of the unsold parcels in the upcoming Initial Over-the-Counter drawing. Residents and non-residents can apply to purchase parcels offered in the IOTC drawing from July 24 to September 11. For more information, visit the Land Sales website at To follow the Land Sales Program on Facebook, go to

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