GONE! Land Auction: 20+/- Acres in Two Tracts | Platte County, MO

20 Acres on Paved Road Offered in Two 10+/- Acre Tracts and the Combination. Just minutes north of Platte City. For sale at auction.

Perfect for dream home, recreation or investment. State parks, conservation areas nearby. Platte County schools, zoned R-80 on paved road, utilities available. 580 ft road frontage. Buy one or both parcels at auction June 22nd.

Began: 06/22/17 at 2:00 PM CDT
Property Location:

16495 Hwy 371, 16475 Hwy 371, Platte City, MO 64079

Auction Location: Platte County Community Center North, 3101 Running Horse Rd., Platte City, MO 64079


16995 & 16475 Hwy 371, Platte City, MO  64079

20+/- Acres in Platte County, Missouri

Offered in Two 10+/- Tracts and in Combination

  • Quick, easy access to I-29
  • 580’ road frontage
  • 60% tillable
  • Level to gently rolling topography
  • Zoned residential
  • Utilities available
  • Less than 5 miles to Weston Bend State Park
  • Platte Falls and Guy B. Park Conservation Areas nearby
  • Platte Ridge Park just up the road for children’s sports
  • Survey available at www.CatesAuction.com


16495 Hwy 371 

9.87 acres

Approximately 330’ of frontage on Hwy 371.  60% tillable, all utilities available.  Level to gently rolling open terrain, slight slope toward the highway. Parcel 13-6.0-23-100-002-001.000



16475 Hwy 371 

9.48 acres

Approximately 250’ of frontage on Hwy 371.  60% tillable, all utilities available.  Level to gently rolling open terrain, slight slope toward the highway. Parcel 13-6.0-23-100-002-002.000



Don’t miss the opportunity to name your price on all or part of this beautiful 20 acre site.  Bidding will be offered on the two tracts individually and the whole. Here’s your chance to buy your dream home site on paved highway in Platte County R-III schools with easy interstate access to the entire metro area.  Ray Bucklew will be onsite for your inspection and to answer questions on Thursday, June 8th from 11AM to 1PM.  The auction will be held off-site at the Platte County Community Center in Platte City, MO, on Thursday, June 22nd at 2PM.  If you have any questions or need any further information, please call us.  We look forward to seeing you at the auction.  Come and bid your price!


NOTE: All bidding will take place live at the Platte County Community Center

3101 Running Horse Road, Platte City, MO  64079


Per the published auction terms, this property is available for sale prior to the auction. To qualify, all pre-auction offers must meet all auction terms and be submitted on the provided Cates Real Estate Sale Contract along with the required deposit. All qualifying offers will be presented to the Seller for a timely response. Please contact our office for assistance if needed.




AUCTION METHOD: If a property contains multiple tracts they will be offered individually, in combinations and as a whole. The property will be sold in the manner resulting in the highest total sales price.


REGISTRATION: Onsite bidder registration will begin one hour before the auction. Phone bidders must be

registered directly through our office 48 hours prior to auction day. All bidders must provide a valid driver’s license and current address. By registering, all bidders acknowledge having read and agree to be bound by the Auction Terms and Conditions.


DOWN PAYMENT: The successful bidder(s) shall be required to make a 5% non-refundable down payment of the total purchase price immediately following the close of bidding. Cash, cashier’s check or personal/business check will be accepted from onsite bidders. Bank wire will be required from phone bidders.


FINANCING: 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.


CONTRACT SIGNING: The successful bidder(s) shall execute a purchase agreement immediately following the close of bidding. Winning phone bidders will be sent the real estate sale contract to sign via DocuSign/email. All final bid prices are subject to Seller approval, unless announced otherwise.


CLOSING: Buyer(s) shall close within 45 days of the auction date. Possession will be delivered at closing subject to any remaining rights of the current tenant(s), if applicable.


EVIDENCE OF TITLE 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).


SURVEY Seller shall provide a survey for any tract where there is no existing legal description. Any need for a new survey shall be determined solely by the Seller. The type of survey performed shall be at the seller’s option and sufficient for providing a legal description for title insurance. Purchase prices shall be adjusted to reflect any differences between advertised and surveyed acres.


REAL ESTATE TAXES & ASSESSMENTS: 2017 taxes are to be prorated as of the closing date.


EASEMENTS AND LEASES: Sale of said property is subject to any and all easements of record and any and all leases.


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


BUYER’S PREMIUM: 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).


BROKER PARTICIPATION: 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.

DISCLAIMERS AND ABSENCE OF WARRANTIES: 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.

Directions to Property:  I-29 to exit 20 (Hwy 273), west to Hwy 371, north to address on right.

Directions to Auction Site:  I-29 to exit 18 (Hwy 92), west to stoplight at Running Horse Rd., south to address on left.

3101 Running Horse Road, Platte City, MO  64079

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