Auction Terms and Conditions:
BUYER’S PREMIUM: A 7% BUYER’S PREMIUM WILL BE ADDED TO THE HIGH BID TO DETERMINE THE CONTRACT SALES PRICE OF THE REAL ESTATE.
BIDDER REGISTRATION DEPOSIT: Vette City Real Estate & Auction Co. LLC requires a $1,000.00 registration deposit by Credit Card prior to bidding in order to participate in this REAL ESTATE AUCTION. The $1,000.00 is NOT CHARGED, it is a deposit that is held by your Credit Card Company up to 7 days. The $1,000.00 is charged only if you make purchases during an auction. If you do not make a purchase, you will not be charged. This is a separate transaction and will have no charges against your account. This however may show up as a pending transaction on your account. This is an Industry Standard Practice among Internet Auctions.
.PROPERTY IS OFFERED SUBJECT TO THE SPECIFIC TERMS PROVIDED IN THE PURCHASE CONTRACT. PLEASE READ AND REVIEW THE CONTRACT THOROUGHLY PRIOR TO BIDDING ON ANY PROPERTY. IF YOU HAVE NOT READ AND REVIEWED THE CONTRACT FOR SALE OF THE REAL ESTATE, DO NOT BID. (Scroll down to the end of the terms to see a example of sales and purchase contract)
TERMS AND PAYMENT: THERE WILL BE A DOWN PAYMENT DUE ON THE LAST DAY AND TIME OF THE AUCTION. The down payment will be 10% of the purchase price of the Real Estate. It shall be submitted as a non-refundable down payment in the form of a check (with proper identification), cash, certified funds, or wire transfer on the day of the auction. If (YOU) are a internet buyer (NOT ABLE TO BE ON SITE AT AUCTION END TIME), the payment must be received by Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. Escrow Account within 48 hours of the day of the auction. We cannot accept a credit or debit card for down payment. The balance of the purchase prices is due at closing. Purchaser shall be responsible for all wire transfer fees. If other arrangements need to be made contact Lloyd Ferguson at (270)792-6275.
PROPERTY SOLD "AS IS": The property is sold without contingencies of any type such as further inspections, usability, or the ability of the buyer to secure financing, and subject to any valid easements. All property is sold “as is”.
Online and onsite auctions are cash sales that are not contingent on or subject to financing, appraisal, survey, or inspections of any kind. Bidders agree to this by registering for the auction prior to bidding, and this is specified in the purchase contract for the real estate. Bidders are encouraged to perform on-site inspections of the real estate prior to bidding in the auction. Failure to do so in no way relieve the buyer of any of the terms or conditions set forth here.
INSPECTION: The real estate may be viewed prior to the auction date by appointment with Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. LLC, and will be available for inspection before sale time on the day of the auction. Prospective buyers are advised to inspect the property to their satisfaction as it will be sold “as is” with no warranties expressed or implied.
LEAD BASE PAINT NOTICE: The residence was built prior to 1978 and could contain lead base paint. The purchaser will be required to sign a lead base paint waiver, waiving any further inspections.
CLOSING: THE CLOSING OF THE REAL ESTATE IS TO BE WITHIN 60 DAYS OF THE DAY OF THE AUCTION PER THE PURCHASE CONTRACT OF THE REAL ESTATE.
TAXES: Real Estate Taxes will be prorated between buyer and seller as of closing date.
POSSESSION: Possession shall be given with the deed.
DEED: GENERAL WARRANTY DEED
AUCTION BID INCREMENTS: The Auctioneer shall determine the bid increments, which may be changed during the auction at his/her discretion.
WHO MAY BID: Any qualified bidder, including the auctioneer and any of the auctioneer's agents, may bid. Likewise, the auctioneer may, under Kentucky law, reject the bid from any bidder deemed unqualified or unfit to bid.
AGENCY: Vette City Real Estate and Auction co. LLC, Agents and Representatives are agents of the Seller. `Buyer and or Bidder agree to hold harmless and indemnify Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. LLC and its Agents and its Representatives from any and all claims, damages or suits including but not limited to awards, judgments, costs, fees, etc.
REFRESH YOUR SCREEN CONSTANTLY DURING THE CLOSING MINUTES OF THE AUCTION TO KEEP UPDATED ON THE BIDDING.
SERVER SOFTWARE AND TECHNICAL ISSUES: In the event there are technical difficulties related to the server, software or any other online auction-related technologies, Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. LLC reserves the right to extend bidding, continue the bidding, or close the bidding.
NEITHER THE COMPANY PROVIDING THE SOFTWARE NOR VETTE CITY REAL ESTATE AND AUCTION CO. LLC. SHALL BE HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR A MISSED BID OR THE FAILURE OF THE SOFTWARE TO FUNCTION PROPERTY FOR ANY REASON. EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS WILL BE SENT TO REGISTERED BIDDER WITH UPDATED INFORMATION AS DEEMED REASONABLE BY VETTE CITY REAL ESTATE AND AUCTION CO. LLC.
AUCTION BIDDER DEFAULT: A successful bidder not executing and returning the contract with earnest money deposit within 48 hours of the conclusion of the auction will be considered in default. In the event a winning bidder fails to submit the signed Contract for Sale of Real Estate and earnest money deposit within the allotted time, the winning bidder will be charged a penalty of no less than 5% of the winning bid. Any legal remedy available may be used to collect these charges. Additional default remedies are reserved by Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. LLC and the Seller as provided in the Auction Terms and Conditions and the Contract for Sale of Real Estate. Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co LLC. reserves the right to sell to the second highest bidder in the event the successful high bidder does not comply with the terms of the sale
AUCTIONEER'S NOTE: All information contained on the website, advertising, and all related materials should be verified by all interested parties. All interested bidders are responsible for conducting their own independent inspections and tests.
DISCLAIMER: Information contained herein was obtained from sources deemed to be reliable. However, neither the auctioneers, agents, nor the Seller shall be responsible for any errors or omissions herein. Announcements made the day of the sale shall take precedence over any prior advertising or other information.
Any dispute between Vette City Real Estate and Auction Co. LLC its Agents, or Representatives and the Buyer(s) will be tried in a court of jurisdiction in Warren County, Kentucky. By bidding on the property, buyer agrees to all terms and conditions set forth.
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND QUESTIONS, YOU MAY CONTACT VETE CITY REAL ESTATE AND AUCTION CO.LLC AT (20)782-1950.
(EXAMPLE OF SALES AND PURCHASE CONTRACT)
CONTRACT OF SALE
THIS CONTRACT OF SALE, made and entered into on this the
______day of ____________, 2020, by and between Leigh Chappell & Douglas Eric Watt, 600 Fairway Street, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42103, hereinafter referred to as the “Seller”; and_________________________________________________________________________
whose address is____________________________________________________________________________Hereinafter referred to as the “Buyer”.
WITNESSED: That under the terms and conditions hereinafter set out the Seller does hereby agree to sell unto the Buyer and the Buyer does hereby agree to purchase from the Seller that certain parcel of land and the improvements thereon located on 2557 Morning Glory Drive, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42104 , hereinafter referred to as “the Property”.
The sale is made under the following terms and conditions:
The consideration for this sale is the sum of: $__________________________________.00
The consideration for this Contract of Sale shall be payable by the Buyer unto the Seller as Follows:
The sum of_______________________________________________$_________________.00, cash or check in hand paid this date to Vette City Real Estate & Auction Co. LLC Escrow, to be held in their Real Estate escrow account until the closing of this transaction.
The sum of ______________________________________________$________________.00, cash or check to be paid by the Buyer at the closing of this transaction and conveyance of title to the property.
The closing of this transaction shall be on or before __________, 2020. The Seller shall deliver a deed of conveyance to the Buyer with Covenants of General Warranty, conveying unto the Buyer the property herein above described with a good and marketable title to same, free and clear of all liens or other encumbrances of record, subject however, to easements for public roads and public utilities, rights-of-way for public streets, and rules and regulations of the City-County Planning Commission of Warren County, Kentucky, and all building and use restrictions.
All Improvements remain with the property, including but not limited to curtains, curtain rods, window treatments and other attached and/or affixed personal type items.
The 2020 real estate taxes shall be prorated. The Seller shall pay all water, electric, gas, sanitation and other utility services up to and including the day of closing. The Buyer shall pay all subsequent water, electric, gas, sanitation and other utility services used or in connection with the Property.
The Buyer shall receive possession of the Property at closing.
The Contract of Sales has no contingencies the inspection has been completed to Buyer’s satisfaction. Buyer is aware the building was built prior to 1978 and it may contain lead based paint.
At the time of the closing of this transaction it shall be the obligation of the Seller to bear the cost of the legal fees for preparation of deed of conveyance, title examination, preparation of a Certificate of Examination and Opinion of Title and the deed transfer tax to the County court Clerk. It shall be the obligation of the Buyer to bear the cost of all cost of all recording fees, title insurance premiums, and any closing cost with regard it’s financing.
The Property is being sold in it’s “AS IS “condition.
In construing this Contract of Sale, neuter pronouns shall be substituted for those masculine in form and visa versa, and plural terms shall be substituted for singular and singular for plural in any place in which the context so requires.
This Contract of Sale contains the entire agreement between the parties hereto and is a total integration thereof and may not be changed orally but only by an agreement in writing and signed by the party against whom enforcement in any waiver, change, modification and/or discharge is sought.
It is agreed, understood and stipulated by and between the Seller and Buyer: That time is of the essence in this Contract of Sale but that a waiver by the Seller of a breach of any of the terms or conditions shall not constitute a waiver of any subsequent breach of same or any other of the terms of conditions hereof: that if any provision, clause or phrase of this Contract of Sale is held or found to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable it is the intent of the parties hereto that the remainder of this Contract of Sale be given full effect without such provision, clause or phrase and to this end this land sales contract is intended by the parties to be severable.
The Buyer shall not have the right or authority to assign this Contract of Sale or any of its rights hereunder to any person, firm, corporation, or other entity without the prior consent of the Seller.
This Contract of Sales shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
All risk of loss or damage to the property by fire, windstorm, casualty, or others cause remains with the Seller until conveyance of title. This Contract of Sale shall be binding upon and insure to the benefit of the parties hereto, their heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and/or assigns.
Lloyd Ferguson a Licensed Kentucky Real Estate Broker, Auctioneer, representing the Seller in this transaction. The Buyer is representing himself in this transaction. This statement is made to comply with Seller/ Buyer’s Agency Disclosure.
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, witness the hands of the parties hereto on this the date first above written.
Print Buyer Name:___________________________________________________
Telephone Number:_____________________ Cell:________________________
Buyer Date/Time Buyer Date/Time
SELLERS: Leigh Chappell & Douglas Eric Watt
600 Fairway Street
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Leigh Chappell Watt Date/Time Douglas Eric Watt Date/Time