GONE! Absolute Living Estate Auction

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Sharp 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath True Ranch with Fin. Basement & 2 Car Garage, Also to Sell: Collectables, Household Items, Tools and much more!

Began: 08/06/11 at 10:00 AM CDT
Location: 4400 NE 56th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119
Began: 07/24/11 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 07/24/11 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 4400 NE 56th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119

Began: 07/31/11 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 07/31/11 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 4400 NE 56th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119


Living/Dining Room Combo: 14×21; hardwood floors, brick fireplace w/Buck Stove insert, dry bar, back yard access


Family Room: 14×20; hardwood floors, lots natural light


Kitchen: 9×10; built-in Lady Kenmore electric range & oven, Kenmore dishwasher, hood, pantry


Kitchen Half Bath: 4×5; tile wainscot


Master Bedroom: 9×13; hardwood floors, newer thermal windows, large double closet


Master Full Bathroom: 5×6; tiled shower enclosure & wainscot


Bedroom 2: 10×10; hardwood floors, newer thermal windows, large double closet


Bedroom 3; 8×10; hardwood floors, double closet


2-Car Garage: 19×20; single door w/opener


Full Basement

Hobby Room: 13×19; built-in shelving & workbench


Rec Room: 21×41, carpet & vinyl flooring, brick fireplace w/wood burning insert


Laundry Room: 9×20; washer & gas dryer hook up, laundry shoot from upstairs, commode




North Kansas City School District

True Ranch

Fenced Back Yard

9×16 Cover Porch

Mature Trees

Lennox Gas Furnace


Culligan Water Conditioner

100 Amp Service



Retro & Modern Furniture

3-pc solid oak living room table set; floral pattern upholstered Flexsteel sofa & love seat; upholstered swivel rocker; stacking 4-pc ottoman set; solid oak TV stand; maple Towne Square platform rockers (2) & platform ottoman; maple dinette table w/4 solid maple chairs; pair oak swivel bar stools; pine bookcases (3); maple end tables; 1960’s full size bedroom suites: pickled oak dresser w/mirror & head/foot board w/mattress, natural oak dresser w/mirror, chest of doors & head/foot board w/mattress; picnic bench; 1950’s 3-pc rec room furniture: arm chair, platform rocker & bench seat; 1960’s-70 upholstered recliners-clean; ping pong table; day bed w/trundle; 1950’s Formica & chromium oval dinette table w/ 3 chairs; mahogany kneehole desk


Gold & Sterling Jewelry & Collectibles

Ladies gold pocket watches: Hampden & United Watch Co.; 14 kt Ladies Elgin watch; sterling & gold jewelry: necklaces & earrings; lots costume jewelry-some marked; Ladies Citizens gold finish watch; German child’s mug; 1950’s-60’s glassware; 1950’s floor & table lamps; pair Stiffel brass lamps; art glass; carpenter & machinist tools boxes; Royal Cola bottle case; 1960’s-1980’s bowling shirts; child’s Queen cast iron cook stove; vanity lamps; Pyrex nesting bowl set; vintage Kitchen Aid stand mixer; Little Tykes wagon; croquette set; 1950’s luggage; Buddha


Household & Tools

GE 18 cu ft refrigerator w/dispensing door; Maytag washer-newer & gas dryer; Sears Coldspot chest freezer;  Farberware indoor rotisserie; Panasonic TV; Magnavox VCR; Technics stereo rack system: speakers, turn table, cassette, & receiver; lots aluminum cookware; pots/pans; towels/linens; bedding; lots small kitchen appliances; fans; pressure cooker; wheelchair (new); Scott metal seeder; 20’ aluminum extension ladder; scrap copper & brass plumbing supplies; live trap; misc wood working tools




Registration will begin one hour before the auction. All bidders must provide name, address, phone number, social security number, and a valid driver’s license. By registering, all bidders acknowledge having read and agree to be bound by the Auction Terms and Conditions.



The successful bidder(s) shall be required to make a 5% down payment of the total purchase price at the auction site immediately following the close of bidding.  Cash, cashier’s check or personal or business check will be accepted for the down payment.



Financing is not a contingency of sale in this offering. Therefore, it is strongly recommended that potential bidders ensure in advance that they are able to obtain the necessary financing to close the transaction.



The successful bidder(s) shall execute a purchase agreement at the auction site immediately following the close of bidding. All final bid prices are subject to Seller approval, unless announced otherwise. 



Buyer(s) shall close within 30 days of the auction date. Possession will be delivered at closing subject to any remaining rights of the current tenant(s).



Seller shall furnish at seller’s expense an Owner’s Policy of Title Insurance in the amount of the total purchase price and shall execute a general warranty deed conveying the real estate to the buyer(s).



2011 taxes are to be prorated as of the closing date.



Sale of said property is subject to any and all easements of record and any and all leases.



Cates Auction & Realty Co., Inc. and its representatives are Exclusive Agents of the Seller.



A buyer’s premium of ten percent (10%) shall be added to the high bid and included in the total purchase price to be paid by the successful bidder(s).



A commission will be paid to any properly licensed Broker who registers a successful buyer according to the appropriate Broker Participation Agreement. This form is available from the Auction Company and must be completed and returned no later than 48 hours prior to the auction.



The information in the auction advertising was obtained from sources believed to be accurate, but is subject to verification by all parties relying on it.  All sketches and dimensions are approximate.  No liability for its accuracy, errors or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the auction company. All bidders are responsible for conducting their own inspections, investigations, inquiries and due diligence concerning the property. The property is being offered on an “AS IS”, “WHERE IS” basis and no warranty or representations, expressed or implied, is made by the Seller or the auction company. All announcements made by the Auctioneer during the auction take precedence over any previously printed material or any other oral statements made. All information contained in the advertising and all related materials are subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the purchase agreement. Advertising may contain pictures of wildlife and other items that are for illustrative purposes only. The Auctioneer reserves the right to bid on behalf of the Seller up to, but not beyond the Seller’s reserve (if applicable). The Property is available for and subject to sale prior to auction.



I-35 to Chouteau Trfwy., north to Vivion Rd., east to Jackson (across from Penguin Park), north to 56th St., east to address.

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