Absolute Auction Sells to the Highest Bidder Without Reserve

This well-maintained 3 BR Split Level in a quiet neighborhood is Move-In Ready.  Home Features:  3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, living room with wood burning fireplace, eat-in-kitchen, wood floors, large wraparound deck, fenced yard.

Began: 12/10/10 at 12:30 PM CST
Location: 5017 Hawthorne Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64133
Began: 11/27/10 at 10:00 AM CST
Ended: 11/27/10 at 12:00 PM CST
Location: 5017 Hawthorne Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64133

Began: 12/04/10 at 10:00 AM CST
Ended: 12/04/10 at 12:00 PM CST
Location: 5017 Hawthorne Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64133

Main Level

Family Room:  20×15; Ceiling fan; wood-burning fireplace; built-in shelves/cabinets; new carpet; walk-out to deck

Living Room:  13×16; triple wide window; hardwood floor

Kitchen:  16×10; Kenmore stove/oven; LG microwave; chandelier, linoleum


Upper Level

Master Bedroom:  11×12; ceiling fan; blinds; hardwood floor

Bedroom 2:  9×12; ceiling fan; blinds, hardwood floor

Bedroom 3:  8×10; blinds; hardwood floor

Full Bath:  8×7; single vanity; shower/tub combo; linen closet; linoleum


 Entry Level

Full Bath:  8×10; single vanity; stall shower, carpet


Basement Level

Recreation Room:  15×11; carpet

Utility Room:  15×6



Large wrap-around deck with built-in seating

Radionics Security System with motion detection

Newer front door

Newer Rheem 40 gallon hot water heater

Attic Fan

Fenced yard

Storage Shed




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. 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.


Westbound I-70 to 40 Hwy, R to Sterling, south to 47th St., west to Pittman Rd., south to 50th St., west to Hawthorne, south to address. Eastbound I-70 exit Sterling, south to 47th St., west to Pittman Rd., south to 50th St., west to Hawthorne, south to address.

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