The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners has adopted an ordinance requiring banks and mortgage companies to register properties in foreclosure within unincorporated Palm Beach County. The ordinance is applicable to occupied or abandoned and/or vacant property in default, property in foreclosure and property where ownership has been transferred to a lender or mortgagee by any legal method.The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners has adopted an ordinance requiring banks and mortgage companies to register properties in foreclosure within unincorporated Palm Beach County. The ordinance is applicable to occupied or abandoned and/or vacant property in default, property in foreclosure and property where ownership has been transferred to a lender or mortgagee by any legal method.

Palm Beach County follows many other Florida localities requiring registration by lenders owning property and/or pursuing a foreclosure (whatever the foreclosure stage might be), followed by adherence to maintenance standards in order to avoid neighborhood blight.