BILOXI, Miss. — More than 350 cottages will be auctioned to registered bidders beginning at 9 a.m. Feb. 25 at the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency’s staging area at 346 Beaver Dam Road in Perkinston, the Sun Herald reported.
The auction will feature one, two and three bedroom cottages, designed in the traditional beach cottage architecture, as post-Katrina housing.
The cottages will be sold “as is.” Condition of the units varies from slightly damaged to needing multiple improvements, the Sun Herald reported.
Interested buyers will be able to walk through the cottages prior to auction from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 21-24 at the staging area. Pictures are online at www.mmaofms.com.
Proceeds from the sale will be used to continue the operations of the Mississippi Cottage program for residents still living in FEMA-provided disaster housing units, the paper noted.
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