GONE! Absolute Estate Auction

Solid 3 Bedroom Home and Contents Sell Regardless of Price!

Well-maintained 3BR/2BA home that could use some attention from a new owner. Established Gracemor neighborhood excellent for living or renting. Includes 1-year home warranty. Perfect opportunity to name your price!

Began: 06/25/10 at 10:00 AM CDT
Location: 7944 NE 54th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119
Began: 06/13/10 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 06/13/10 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 7944 NE 54th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119

Began: 06/20/10 at 2:00 PM CDT
Ended: 06/20/10 at 4:00 PM CDT
Location: 7944 NE 54th Street, Kansas City, MO 64119

Country Kitchen: 11×11; custom oak cabinets, breakfast bar, Kenmore electric stove; Kenmore trash compactor

Living Room: 12×18; bay window, ceiling fan, hardwood under carpet

Dining Room: 9×12; hardwood under carpet, backdoor to yard

Master Bedroom: 11×14; hardwood under carpet, double closets

Master Bathroom: 5×8; shower enclosure, oak vanity w/marble top

Bedroom 2:9×11; hardwood under carpet

Bedroom 3: 11×13; hardwood under carpet

Hall Bathroom: 5×8; tub-tiled wainscot


Utility Area: 11×14; HVAC & water heater access, built-in cabinets, gas dryer hook up

1-Car Garage: 11×21; newer garage door w/Overhead Door opener (2009), built-in cabinets

Hobby Room: 8×11; built-in book shelves


North Kansas City Schools

Quiet Neighborhood

Maintenance-Free Metal Siding

2 Garden Sheds

Thermal Windows

2-Car Carport Plus 1-Car Garage w/Newer Door



2002 Ford F150, 122,786. miles, automatic, power windows & locks, remote starter, custom grill, hard lockable bed cover, bed liner, towing package, AM/FM Radio, CD player, heavy duty suspension, cruise control, air conditioning, running boards.     VIN #1FTRX17W12NB17840.


Colonial American style maple hutch & round dining table w/6 chairs; round & oval coffee & end tables w/glass inserts;  9 rifle oak gun cabinet; upholstered La Z Boy recliner; 2-tiered maple end tables (2); various sized bookcases; pair bar stools; pine twin bed; Invacare twin hospital bed; maple dresser w/mirror & chest of drawers;  heavy office desk.



Maytag 22 cu ft refrigerator (2009);  GE HD washer; Whirlpool gas dryer (2009); Kenmore small chest freezer; Whirlpool 14 cu ft; Pace Saver power scooter; Bruno Power Scooter Lift (for vehicle transport);  Sony TA-AX285 stereo rack system: turn table, amp, receiver cassette deck w/tower speakers; Sony 5-disk changer; Bissell vacuum-newer; Orion VCR;  numerous small kitchen appliances; ;lots kitchen utensils;  stainless pot/pans; Pyrex; Tupperware; yard ornaments; 2-tiered bird feeder/fountain; Martin house.  


Edison model S 19 Victrola-great condition; 78 speed Victrola albums; Illinois Watch Co. Bunn Special 21 jewel gold railroad pocket watch; Waterbury cathedral gong clock in Gilbert 1807 case; Fred Curtis & Billy Burns original cowboy figures; Evrda 12 kt gold filled mechanical pencil; Ezra Brooks & Jim Beam decanters; dozens History Channel DVD &  VCR tape sets: Pearl Harbor, Service with Honor WWII, Korea, etc. ; 100+ 33 1/3 speed albums; loads fiction & non, documentary type books; 1950’s Boys’ Life magazines; Interlox wooden ruler; cast iron match safe; several binoculars; Croton, Baylor, Waltham, Ingrams, Ingersol,  St. Regis, Tip Top, etc pocket & wrist watches; Zippo, Ronson & etc. lighters; Shirley Temple paper dolls;  vintage Camel cigarette clock; Canon AE-1 35mm SLR w/zoom lens, flash, etc; several vintage vest & box cameras;  Kodakery magazines (1917 & 1921); coo-coo clock-German; misc clock works parts; misc men’s rings & tie tacks; belt buckle collection; Tiffany Broadway New York marked Western Union belt buckle;  2+dozen Avon & Budweiser steins-most in boxes; dozens TWA flatware.


Troy-Bilt 5000 watt 6250 starting watt portable generator-nearly new; Snap-On mechanics chest tool boxes (3); Craftsman 3-drawer mechanics chest tool box;  Craftsman 34” radial drill press-newer; AMT bench-top belt sander; Craftsman 16” scroll saw-newer; O.I.T. belt/disc bench top sander; Garmin Freedom 3 metal detector; air compressors: 1 gas & 2 electric;  Jacobson electric start gas snow blower; newer Toro 6.5 hp self propelled mower; Quantum 5 hp mower;  wheel barrow; Craftsman router & jig saw; Skil: pad sander, router, hammer drill, etc; 3 ton floor jack; come a longs (2); dozens precision tools; aircraft repair specialty tools; Allen wrenches; wire snips & strippers; 100’s screw tips; hammers/saws; hub puller; drill bits; Robins wire twister wrench;  dozens open ended wrenches & socket sets-name brand; misc fishing gear-open faced reels (Daiwa, Mitchell, etc), fly tying jig, hand tied flies, etc.; single bottom plow; ToolStar 10” portable table saw; Power Kraft 2100 watt portable generator-needs work; Homelite & Weed Eater string trimmers; Masterladder adjustable ladder; hoses & hose reels;  Columbian 5” bench vise;  portable resistance bridge; CB’s-several; police scanners;  60+ coffee cans full misc hardware, wire, vacuum tubes, pencils, hooks, nuts/bolts, etc.




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).



2010 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.  Property available for and subject to sale prior to auction.



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I-35 to I-435 South to Parvin Rd/48th St. exit,  48th St  east to Sycamore, north to 54th St, west to address.

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