(CBS DETROIT) – Wayne County is facing a federal class-action lawsuit due to its sales on foreclosed homes.

At least one resident claims officials sold her home under market value and kept all of the money.

READ MORE: The University of Michigan Research Found Vaping Marijuana Associated with More Lung Damage

Michigan allows counties to foreclose on prosperities who have outstanding property taxes.

But in July the Michigan Supreme Court ruled counties must compensate property owners if a profit is made.

READ MORE: Detroit Bus Drivers Receives First Raise In Three Years

MORE FROM CBS DETROIT: Missed Gov. Whitmer’s Press Conference? Here’s Her Update On The State’s Response To COVID-19

MORE FROM CBS DETROIT: Libertas Christian School Sues To Stop Closure By Michigan Governor Whitmer’s Administration

MORE FROM CBS DETROIT: Unemployment Benefits: Gov. Whitmer Signs Bills To Extend Assistance For 6 Weeks

MORE NEWS: Michigan Senator, Gary Peters, Expects $1.9T Coronavirus Package Approved By The Weekend

© 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.