(J13O 205) Duplex located 209 Smith St
Lot Number:10
Start Time:5/27/2021 2:00:00 PM
Bid Count:1
High bidder:144
Starting Bid:$1.00
Bid Increment:$1.00
Current Bid:$56,000.00
Bidding complete

Duplex located 209 Smith St (J13O 205)

1 unit features 2 bedrooms, 1 bath / 1 unit features 1 bedroom, 1 bath – Rome School District – Zoned HTR

Combined Monthly Rent: $875 (1 Vacant)

Property Taxes: $512


CO-BROKERAGE:  Dempsey Auction is proud to be working in conjunction with June Worthington at Hardy Realty – 706.767.0042 or jworthington@hardyrealty.com.

SALE SITE: Property selling at The Rome/Floyd Eco-Center, 393 Riverside Parkway, Rome, GA  

OPEN HOUSE: These properties are currently rented and out of respect of the tenants, Open House will be Wednesday, May 19th at the following times:

209 Paris Dr & 106 Sycamore St                       11:00am – 1:00pm

331 Leafmore Rd & 122 Payne Rd                     1:15pm – 3:15pm


TERMS: 10% down with a balance due on or before 30 days from above date.  10% Buyer’s premium will be charged on all purchases

CLOSING:  Closing to be on or before 30 days from sale date.  Closing to be handled by Brumlow, Corwin and Delashmit, Rome, GA

10% Buyer’s Premium. For plats, brochures, inventory lists, rent roles, or additional sales information on this auction, call us by name @ 1.800.DEMPSEY (800.336.7739)

No donations for this lot

Please be prepared for any changes that may happen at the auction stand on day of auction.

Rome, Floyd County, & Jasper, Pickens County, GA

CONDITIONS of SALE:  Dempsey Auction Company (Auctioneer/Broker) has entered into a contract with Multiple Consignors (Sellers), to offer at AUCTION, 14 certain parcels of real estate in Rome, Floyd County, GA & 2 certain parcels of real estate in Jasper, Pickens County, GA.

All property, real and personal, is selling “AS IS, WHERE IS” and being conveyed by Seller as provided for below. It is offered for sale and sold “AS IS and WITH ALL FAULTS, IF ANY” without representation or warranty of any kind as to their condition.  No warranties, either statutory or otherwise, expressed or implied, including those as to the fitness for a particular use or purpose, habitability, merchantability, or environmental condition including, but not limited to, any hazardous substances, hazardous waste, petroleum or petroleum by-products (collectively Hazardous Materials), concerning the property are given by the Auctioneer or Seller.  Neither the Auction Company or the Seller makes any representation concerning the property whatsoever.  All bidders acknowledge and agree by their participation in the Auction, that he/she has inspected the Property and is not relying on any warranty or representation of the Seller, Auctioneer or any agent thereof.  For compliance with Section 1018 of the Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992, interested purchasers have had a ten (10) day inspection period prior to the auction for assessment of possible lead-based paint hazards. Property Located on N. McLin St lies within the 100-year flood plain.
All decisions of the Auctioneer will be final, including the increments of bidding, disputes among bidders, or any other issues that might arise before, during or after the auction.  We request all bidders register and obtain a bid number.  

The Sellers have the right, at their sole discretion; to add or withdraw all or any portion of the property before the auction on Thursday, May 27th @ 10:00 am. Properties are Selling Subject to Owner Confirmation and all offers may be held open until Monday, May 31st @ 5:00 pm. The (3) Lots located 130 Perkins St & 311 Perkins St & N. McLin St are Selling Absolute, Regardless of Price.

Property located at 7 Rice Springs Dr and (4) Vacant lots on Rice Springs Dr will be conveyed by an Administrators Deed with title insurance available at the purchaser’s expense. 
123 Payne Rd, 209 Smith St, 10 Stevens St and  (3) Vacant lots located at 130 Perkins St & 311 Perkins St & N. McLin St will be conveyed by Quit Claim Deed with an uninsurable title. 
209 Paris Dr, 106 Sycamore, 331 Leafmore Rd, and both properties at 75 N. Main St will be conveyed by a Limited Warranty Deed with title insurance available at the purchaser’s expense.

RESERVATIONS & RESTRICTIONS:  The real estate will be sold subject to all Restrictions, Public Utilities, Encroachments, Zoning Ordinances, Easements, Rome, Floyd County Regulations, Jasper, Pickens County Regulations, Protective Covenants, any Existing Right of Ways and all other matters now of record.  

All personal property and equipment are reserved. 

TERMS: 10% down of the purchase price with the balance due on or before 30 days from sale date.

PAYMENT:   A 10% Buyer’s Premium on Real Estate will be added to the Bid Price on all real estate today to arrive at the final purchase price.  The purchaser will be required to sign the Real Estate Sales Contract and pay a non-refundable earnest money deposit equal to 10% of the final purchase price immediately following the Auction.  This deposit will be held in a non-interest-bearing escrow account under the control of Dempsey Auction Co.  No disbursements will be made from this escrow account until closing or otherwise in accordance with this agreement.   In the event the purchaser fails to close and pay his/her balance when due, the deposit may be retained by the Seller and Auctioneer as liquidated damages in addition to any other remedies available to the Seller and Auctioneer. 

ONLINE PURCHASERS PAYMENT: At the close of the auction, successful online bidders will be emailed the contract package to execute and return to Dempsey Auction Co. Successful online bidders will deposite 10% of the Contract Price as earnest money in the form of cashier’s check or bank wire transfer with Dempsey Auction Co within 24 hours of receipt of the contract package. The entirety of the remaining balance is due at closing as stipulated in the “Terms and Conditions”. Purchaser shall be responsible for all wire transfer fees. Successful online high bidders not executing and returning their contract with earnest money deposit within 24 hours of receipt will be considered in default and subject to an Administrative Fee (as defined below). All Administrative Fees are non-refundable.

DEFAULT: In the event a winning online bidder fails to submit the signed “Sales Contract” and deposit earnest money as provided in the pre-stipulated Terms and Conditions, the winning online bidder will be charged an administrative fee of $2,500 on the credit card provided at auction registration. Additional default remedies are reserved by Dempsey Auction Co and the Sellers as provided in the Terms and Condition and the Sales Contract. 
SURVEY: The real estate has not been previously surveyed for this auction.
All Floyd County property is being conveyed by legal description contained within the actual deed or record in Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Floyd County, unless otherwise disclosed.  
Properties located at Rice Spring Dr are selling according to a survey recorded in Plat Book 7, Page 100 in Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Floyd County
Property located at N. McLin St is being conveyed by legal description contained within the actual deed of record in the Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Floyd County.
Properties on 75 N Main St are selling according to a legal description recorded in Deed 1061 Book 714, Page 100 in Office of the Clerk of Superior Court of Pickens County. 

CLOSING: Closing shall take place within 30 days of acceptance, in accordance with the Real Estate Sales Contract, or on a date mutually agreed upon by the Seller and Purchaser(s) in writing. The closing attorney is Mr. Ted Corwin with Brumlow, Corwin and Delashmit Law Firm, 28 Bale Street Rome, GA 30165. We encourage you to contact their office as soon as possible to discuss the closing.

CLOSING COSTS:  The Seller will provide a Limited Warranty Deed, unless otherwise disclosed, at closing.  If for some reason the Seller is unable to convey good and marketable title to the property, unless otherwise noted, the Purchaser(s) Earnest money deposit will be returned.

All other costs including, but not limited to, Attorney’s Closing Fees, Recording and Handling Fees, Deed Transfer Taxes, Title Search, Title Insurance, Loan Origination Fees, etc., will be at the Purchaser’s expense.
POSSESSION: Purchaser(s) will be granted possession of real estate at closing, on or before June 26, 2021  These properties are selling Subject to the Rights of the Tenants at Will and any and all Existing Leases, where applicable.  Seller to retain June rent and Buyer to retain July rent.

TAXES:  The Real Estate property taxes will be prorated to the date of closing.  Any additional taxes assessed resulting from the change of use by the purchaser will be the responsibility of the purchaser.

AGENCY: In accordance to the Georgia Agency Disclosure Law, BRRETA Act Section 19-6A-5, Dempsey Auction Company is acting as agent for the seller only in this transaction and is to be paid a fee pursuant to a separate written agreement between seller and the auctioneer.  The auctioneer is not acting as an agent for the purchaser in this transaction.  Any third-party broker is not a sub-agent of the auctioneer.

BUYER’S NOTE:  Dempsey Auction Company and the Seller reserve the right to amend any terms or conditions of the auction by announcing such amendments prior to or during the auction.  All information published, announced or contained herein was derived from sources believed to be correct; however, it is not guaranteed by the Seller or the Auctioneer. The Auctioneer makes no warranty or guarantee as to the correctness and completeness of any information. Personal on-site inspection of the property is recommended.  The failure of any bidder to inspect, or to be fully informed as to the condition of the property, will not constitute grounds for any claim or demand for adjustment or withdrawal of bid, offer, or earnest money after its opening tender.  Any and all announcements made from the auction stand take precedence over all other verbal, printed, announced and/or distributed information.

METHOD of SALE:  Dempsey Auction reserves the right to offer the property any way we see for to obtain the SELLER the most money.  
In accordance with BRRETA Act Section 19-6A-5, Dempsey Auction Company is the “Listing Agent and Selling Agent of the Seller” and our fiduciary duties of loyalty and faithfulness are owed to the Sellers.

NOTE:  This auction is being recorded by audio in its entirety for legal purposes. 

I have received, read, understand and agree to the information in these “Terms and Conditions”.

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