NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that default has occurred in conditions of the following described mortgage: DATE OF MORTGAGE:July 21, 2017 MORTGAGOR: Michelle Lyn Schmitz, a single person. MORTGAGEE: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as nominee for Bell Bank its successors and assigns. DATE AND PLACE OF RECORDING: Recorded July 24, 2017 Goodhue County Recorder, Document No. A-640612. ASSIGNMENTS OF MORTGAGE: Assigned to: Freedom Mortgage Corporation. Dated July 19, 2018 Recorded August 14, 2018, as Document No. A649388. TRANSACTION AGENT: Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. TRANSACTION AGENT'S MORTGAGE IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON MORTGAGE: 1010104-1000024393-6 LENDER OR BROKER AND MORTGAGE ORIGINATOR STATED ON MORTGAGE: Bell Bank RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE SERVICER: Freedom Mortgage Corporation MORTGAGED PROPERTY ADDRESS: 816 5th St W, Red Wing, MN 55066 TAX PARCEL I.D. #: 55-005-1800 LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: Lot 3 in Block 17 of the City of Red Wing, according to the plat thereof on file and of record in the office of the County Recorder for Goodhue County, Minnesota, EXCEPTING therefrom the northeasterly 2 feet thereof. PIN# 55-005-1800 COUNTY IN WHICH PROPERTY IS LOCATED:Goodhue ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF MORTGAGE:$196,969.00 AMOUNT DUE AND CLAIMED TO BE DUE AS OF DATE OF NOTICE, INCLUDING TAXES, IF ANY, PAID BY MORTGAGEE:$248,007.28 That prior to the commencement of this mortgage foreclosure proceeding Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee complied with all notice requirements as required by statute; That no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said mortgage, or any part thereof; PURSUANT to the power of sale contained in said mortgage, the above described property will be sold by the Sheriff of said county as follows: DATE AND TIME OF SALE: January 12, 2022 at 11:00 AM PLACE OF SALE:Sheriff's Office, Main Lobby of the Law Enforcement Center, 430 West 6th Street, Red Wing, MN to pay the debt then secured by said Mortgage, and taxes, if any, on said premises, and the costs and disbursements, including attorneys' fees allowed by law subject to redemption within five (5) weeks from the date of said sale by the mortgagor(s), their personal representatives or assigns pursuant to prior mortgagor postponement under MN Stat. ยง580.07. TIME AND DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: If the real estate is an owner-occupied, single-family dwelling, unless otherwise provided by law, the date on or before which the mortgagor(s) must vacate the property if the mortgage is not reinstated under section 580.30 or the property is not redeemed under section 580.23 is 11:59 p.m. on February 16, 2022, unless that date falls on a weekend or legal holiday, in which case it is the next weekday. MORTGAGOR(S) RELEASED FROM FINANCIAL OBLIGATION ON MORTGAGE:None Dated: November 8, 2021 Freedom Mortgage Corporation Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee LIEBO, WEINGARDEN, DOBIE & BARBEE, P.L.L.P. Attorneys for Mortgagee/Assignee of Mortgagee 4500 Park Glen Road #300 Minneapolis, MN 55416 (952) 925-6888 46 - 21-004381 FC THIS IS A COMMUNICATION FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. (Nov. 20, 27; Dec. 4, 11, 18 & 25, 2021)2911132