NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION
SPECIAL COMMISSIONER’S SALE OF REAL ESTATE
TOWN AND COUNTY OF BEDFORD, VIRGINIA
Pursuant to the terms of those certain Decrees of Sale entered in the Circuit Court of Bedford County, the undersigned Special Commissioner will offer for sale at public auction the following described real estate at The Board Room in the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia 24523, on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 11:00am or as soon thereafter as may be affected. The sale of such property is subject to the terms and conditions below and any such terms and conditions which may be announced on the day of the auction. Announcements made on the day of the auction take precedence over any prior written or verbal terms of sale.
Terms and Conditions
All sales are subject to confirmation by the Circuit Court of Bedford County. The Special Commissioner of Sale has the right to reject any bids determined to be unreasonable in relation to estimated value of the Property. The highest bidder shall deposit twenty-five percent (25%) or One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00), whichever is more, at the time of the auction. Bids which are less than $1,000.00 shall be paid in full at the time of the auction. Deposits shall not exceed Twenty Thousand Dollars ($20,000.00). Such sum shall be held by the Special Commissioner of Sale and credited towards the purchase price following confirmation of the sale. All deposits must be made in the form of personal check, traveler’s check, cashier’s check or money order. NO CASH WILL BE ACCEPTED. There will be a 10% buyer’s premium added to the final bid to determine final contract price which must be paid on the date of the auction.
The balance of the purchase price shall be deposited by the highest bidder with the Special Commissioner within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of the sale by the Court. Recording costs for deed recordation will be the responsibility of the successful bidder and will be due with the balance of the purchase price within fifteen (15) days of confirmation of sale by the Court. Properties are conveyed by Special Warranty Deed, subject to any easements, covenants, agreements, restrictions, reservations, and any and all rights of record which may affect the property.
All properties are sold in gross and not by the acre. Properties are offered for sale as-is, with all faults and without any warranty, either expressed or implied. Persons are encouraged to make a visual inspection of the property within the limits of the law and to obtain an independent title search prior to bidding on any of the properties. Bidders are strongly encouraged to make their own inspection to determine the suitableness of the property and it is assumed that all bidders will perform due diligence prior to the day of the auction. Any costs incurred by the bidder to inspect the property are at the expense of the bidder and are non-refundable.
Please be advised that in order to qualify as a bidder at this auction, you may not owe delinquent taxes to Bedford County or the Town of Bedford, and you may not be a Defendant in any pending delinquent tax matter.