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Tue, Feb 18, 6:00 PM
Antwerp, Ohio - Paulding County, Ohio

Owner: Michael John Zielke

SOLD FOR $467,000

• 119+/- Acres offered in 4 Individual Tracts, Combinations or as a Whole • Tillable Land • Hunting & Recreation • Potential Building Site • ONLINE BIDDING AVAILABLE You may bid online during the auction at You must be registered One Week in Advance of the Auction to bid online. For online bidding information, call Schrader Auction Company at 800-451-2709.

(Crane Twp, Section 7): Located at the intersection of C-315 and C192, and C-220, just 1/4 mile west of C-73.

Grants Catering, 503 East Canal St., Antwerp, Ohio

Tract 1: 26.5± ac This tract has approximately 900 feet of road frontage along C-315. The soils are predominantly latty silty clay with some Fulton loam to the back. This tract cannot be combined with any other tract. It must be purchased separately.
Tract 2: 69± ac This tract has approximately 1400 feet of road frontage along C-315. It has Latty silty clay with some areas of Nappanee silty clay in the back.

There will be a 300 foot area separating Tracts 1 and 2.
Tract 3: 14.5± ac SWING TRACT This tract has no road frontage and can only be purchased in combination with another tract or by an adjacent land owner. Add this to Tract 4 for a 23 acre mini farm with pasture or hay fields or add to Tract 3 to complete the tillable acreage.
Tract 4: 8.5± ac This tract lends itself to a very scenic potential building site. There is a higher elevation in the middle and overlooks the two included wooded ravines. Perfect location to view or hunt wildlife. There is approximately 1300 feet of road frontage along C-220.


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PROCEDURE: Except for Tract 1, the property will be offered in 3 tracts, any combination of the 3 tracts or as a total unit. Tract 1 will be offered separately & cannot be combined w/ any other tracts. There will be open bidding on all tracts & combinations during the auction as determined by the auctioneer. Bids on the tracts & the total property may compete. The property will be bid in the manner resulting in the highest total sale price.

DOWN PAYMENT: 10% Cash down payment at close of auction for individual tracts or combination of tracts. The down payment may be made in the form of Cash or cashiers check or a personal or corporate check immediately negotiable. YOUR BIDDING IS NOT CONDITIONAL UPON FINANCING, SO BE SURE YOU HAVE ARRANGED FINANCING, IF NEEDED, & ARE CAPABLE OF PAYING CASH AT CLOSING.

APPROVAL OF BID PRICES: At the close of the auction, Buyer(s) will be required to execute an Agreement to Purchase Real Estate & Addendum. The terms of this agreement & addendum are non-negotiable. All final bid prices are subject to the Sellers acceptance or rejection.

DEED: Seller shall provide a Warranty deed. Real Estate sold subject to all rights of way, legal highways, leases, & easements of public road & utilities.

EVIDENCE OF TITLE: Seller agrees to provide marketable title to the property, subject to matters of record. Seller shall provide an owners title insurance policy in the amount of the purchase price. The cost of the Owners Title Insurance will be the responsibility of the Seller(s).

CLOSING: Balance of purchase price is due in cash at closing. The targeted closing date will be approx. 30 days after the auction. The cost for an insured closing will be shared 50/50 between Buyer & Seller. All lenders costs shall be paid by the Buyer(s).

POSSESSION: Possession of farm land is at closing.

REAL ESTATE TAXES: The Real Estate Taxes shall be pro-rated to the date of closing. The Buyer(s) shall pay all thereafter.

CAUV: If usage of property is changed, the Buyer is responsible for CAUV recoupment. Sellers have heretofore used property for agricultural purposes & its real estate taxes have been levied & paid upon a reduced Current Agricultural Use Valuation (CAUV). The Buyers inability or failure to qualify w/ the local County Auditor for the CAUV valuation for the future will result in a CAUV recoupment of the past real estate tax savings. Buyer shall be wholly responsible for & pay any CAUV recoupment to become due by Buyers conversion of the property to a non-agricultural or non-qualifying use (within the definition of Current Agricultural Use Property).

DITCH ASSESSMENTS: Buyer(s) shall pay all ditch assessments due after closing.

ACREAGE: All tract acreage, dimensions, & proposed boundaries are approximate & have been estimated based on current legal descriptions and/or aerial photos.

SURVEY: The Seller shall provide a new survey where there is no existing legal description or where new boundaries are created by the tract divisions in the auction. Any need for a new survey will be determined solely by the Seller. The cost of the survey will be split 50/50 between Buyer & Seller. The type of survey performed shall be at the Sellers option & sufficient for providing title insurance. Closing prices shall be adjusted to reflect any difference between advertised & surveyed acres. In the event that the entire property sells to one buyer there shall be no survey.

PROPERTY INSPECTION: Each potential Bidder is responsible to conduct, at their own risk, their own independent inspections, investigations, inquiries, & due diligence concerning the property. Inspection dates have been scheduled & will be staffed w/ auction personnel.

EASEMENTS: All real estate is being sold subject to any existing recorded easements. Existing recorded leases, if any will be assigned to the Buyer.

BUILDING SITES: None of the auction tracts and/or potential sell-offs have been reviewed or pre-approved by the Paulding County Plan Commission. Each Buyer assumes all responsibility for satisfying the requirements of the local authorities in connection w/ any future use, improvement or development of the purchased tract(s), including any requirement for lot or plat approval or any other approval or permit from the plan commission, planning department, building department and/or health department. Sellers & Auction Company shall have no obligation or responsibility before or after closing w/ respect to any permit or approval that Buyer may need in connection w/ any prospective use or improvement. Buyers obligation to acquire the purchased tract(s) is not contingent upon obtaining any such permit or approval.

FAIR HOUSING: It is illegal, pursuant to the Ohio Fair Housing Law, Division (H) of Section 4112.02 of the Revised Code & the Federal Fair Housing Law 42 U.S.C.A. 3601, to refuse to sell, transfer, assign, rent, lease, sublease, or finance housing accommodations, refuse to negotiate for the sale or rental of housing accommodations, because of race, color, religion, sex, familial status, as defined in Section 4112.01 of the Revised Code, ancestry, military status as defined in that section, disability as defined in that section, or national origin or to so discriminate in advertising the sale or rental of housing, in the financing of housing, or in the provision of real estate brokerage services.

STOCK PHOTOGRAPHY: Some photos are for illustrative purposes only & were not taken on the auction property.

DISCLAIMER & ABSENCE OF WARRANTIES: All info contained in this brochure & all related materials is subject to the Terms & Conditions outlined in the Purchase Agreement. Your bids are to be based solely upon your inspection. All real estate is sold as is w/out physical warranty. Seller & agent are not assuming any responsibility for warranty of any specific zoning classifications, location of utilities, assurance of building permits, driveway permits or water & septic permits. The property is being sold on an AS IS, WHERE IS basis, & no warranty or representation, either express or implied, concerning the property is made by the Seller or the Auction Company. The info contained in this brochure is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the Auction Company. All sketches & dimensions in this brochure are approximate. Except for any express warranties set forth in the sale documents, purchaser(s) assumes all risks thereof & acknowledges that in consideration of the other provisions contained in the sale documents, Seller & the Auction Company make no warranty or representation, express or implied or arising by operation of law, including an warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose of the property, or any part thereof, & in no event shall Seller or the Auction Company be liable for any consequential damages. Conduct of the auction & increments of bidding are at the direction & discretion of the auctioneer. The Seller & Auction Company reserve the right to preclude any person from bidding if there is any question as to the persons credentials, fitness, etc. All decisions of the auctioneer are final. ANY ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE THE DAY OF THE SALE TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER PRINTED MATERIAL OR ANY OTHER ORAL STATEMENTS MADE.