GONE! RETIREMENT AUCTION – For Dr. Michael & Betty Page

Furniture, Household, Collectibles, Tools & Much More! (Real estate sold to pre-auction offer.)

Spacious 3 Bedroom R-Ranch Inground Gunite Pool, Hot Tub, Steam Bath & Dry Sauna, Screened in Porch, Finished Basement w/Wet Bar & Fireplace. HOME SOLD PRIOR TO AUCTION. PERSONAL PROPERTY TO SELL AS SCHEDULED. Click “Details” for item list. 

Began: 10/12/12 at 10:00 AM CDT
Location: 14101 E. 39th Street, Independence, MO 64055


Formal Living Room/Dining Room: 15×28; hardwood under carpet; large picture window; spiral staircase to basement

Kitchen/Breakfast Room Combo: 15×21; pantry; breakfast bar; Kenmore built in smooth surface stove; Whirlpool dishwasher; GE side by side refrigerator; ceiling fan

Family Room: 19×25; carpet; pair ceiling fans; zone 2 HVAC access

Sunroom: 14×19; built-in sauna & hot tub; carpet; ceiling fan

Screened-In Patio: 12×14; tile floor

Steam Bath: 5×6; tile, enclosed walk-in shower, access from master bedroom and patio

Master Bedroom: 23×35; pair ceiling fans; new carpet & paint; his & her walk-in closets; patio access

Master Bathroom: 9×12; shower/tub combo; his & her marble top vanity; linen closet

Bedroom 2: 9×12; carpet over hardwood

Bedroom 3: 12×13; carpet over hardwood

Bathroom: 6×11; marble top vanity; glass block half wall; shower tub combo; carpet


Full Finished Basement

Office Area: 8×12; carpet

Family Room 2: 22×23; newly remodeled wet bar; tile, Pergo, and carpet; wood-burning fireplace

Bonus Room: 8×11; finished

Utility Room: 8×9; unfinished w/utility sink

Storage Room: 8×12; zone 3 HVAC access

Bathroom: 5×11; shower enclosure; tiled

Laundry Room: 6×17; electric and gas dryer hook-ups; zone 1 HVAC access

2-Car Garage: 23×28; oversized, 2 Genie openers


  • Formal living/dining room
  • Kitchen with island & bar
  • Family room                            
  • Sunroom with hot tub
  • Steam bath & dry sauna
  • Finished basement w/wet bar  
  • Screened-in patio
  • Maintenance-free siding
  • In ground gunite pool
  • Updated roof, windows, HVAC
  • Newer 40 gallon hot water heater
  • 2-car attached garage
  • Perfect for entertaining!




Barca Lounger upholstered recliners-clean (2); retro upholstered pit groups; beveled glass & golden oak 3 piece coffee table set; sofa table; Lenoir Chair Co. dining table, 5 cane back upholstered chairs & 2 leafs with matching lighted break front china cabinet; modern wheeled kitchen island w/stainless steel top; round rattan dinette table & 4 rattan captain’s chairs; BAR STOOLS: pewter finish swivel microfiber bar stools, wrought iron & leather, rattan & retro 90’s nagahide; retro sofa table; upholstered recliner; upholstered reclining pit group; 3 piece brass & glass top coffee table set; solid cherry side board/buffet – nice; GE 16 cu ft refrigerator; wrought iron & steel patio furniture sets – 8+; 4 fountains; covered freestanding patio swing; retro 1980’s 4 piece bedroom suite w/dresser w/dual pier mirrors, armoire & 2 night stands; full size mattress on Hollywood frame; king size sleep number bed w/oak headboard; pair beautiful cherry serpentine front dresser w/mirrors; pair cherry finish night stands; short & tall cherry finish book cases; Chinese enamel & jade bar cabinet; microfiber loveseat and more!


Household Items & Collectibles

Chrome ice chest on wheels; Treadmill; Vizio 24 in HD TV flat panel; Kenmore upright 15 cu ft freezer; Kenmore dorm refrigerator; Whirlpool heavy duty washer; newer Kenmore Elite dryer; YARD ART: sun dials, bird baths, frogs, bird feeders, planters and more!


Tools & Outdoors

Snapper LX 170H lawn tractor; lots misc hand tools; nuts & bolts; 3 hp compressor; metal & rubber maid shelving; varmint traps; Ryobi 10 in table saw; Delta Miter box; bungees; rope; chain; jumper cables; lawn & garden tools; household, lawn & garden chemicals; Toro 6.5 Personal Pace self propelled electric start lawn mower; Ryobi string trimmer gas-newer; life jackets; inflatable pool toys; patio furniture covers; sump pumps; electric cement mixer; 4 wheel lawn wagon; shop vacs; lawn spreader; pair aluminum extension ladders; wheel barrow and more!




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).



2012 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.

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