Sealed Bid Auction - 1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511

Sealed Bid Auction - Bids Due by 2PM on 11/16/2020

The former Roosevelt Jr. High School located at 1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI is looking for a new owner with a plan and purpose. We are accepting Sealed Bid Offers for the auction sale of this storied educational facility. See auction documents for more information. Minimum sealed bid offer is $5,000
  •   Nov 16 @ 2:00PM CST (Start)
  •   Nov 16 @ 2:00PM CST (End)
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NOVEMBER 16, 2020 - SEALED BID REAL ESTATE AUCTION
SEALED BID REAL ESTATE AUCTION
1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511

INSPECTION
Property will be open to inspection prior to the auction.  Please contact the listing agent, David Allen (608) 333-4586, for requirements and schedule.

SEALED BID AUCTION DEADLINE:
Monday, November 16, 2020 by 2:00PM
*$5,000 sealed bid auction minimum bid

AERIAL DRONE FOOTAGE: https://youtu.be/wq1uWm-pWsk

PROPERTY HIGHLIGHTS:
*Three story building - approximately 75,000 square feet
*Architectural style: Mediterranean Revival
*Architect: Jos. C. Llewellyn Company, Chicago
*See photos for layout and floor plans

*Property is 5.70 acres
*City sewer and water
*Zoning is Public Lands & Institution (PLI)

*Opened in 1921 as Roosevelt Jr. High School
*Parcel number in Rock County - 12531960
*2019 taxes - Not applicable as owned by the School District of Beloit
*Title is guaranteed free and clear at closing
*$5,000 sealed bid auction minimum bid

Brokers/Agents see https://www.beloitauction.com/learn/brokers-agents/

BELOIT AUCTION & REALTY, INC.
608.364.1965

Richard Ranft, CAI, AARE, AMM, GPPA
Mobile: (608) 751-2184

Registered Wisconsin Auctioneer #237 - IL #441.001071
WI Real Estate License #51214-090 - IL #478.00010

David Allen, CAI, AARE, AMM, BAS, CAS, GPPA
Mobile: (608) 333-4586

Registered Wisconsin Auctioneer #5594 - IL #441.00296
WI Real Estate License #55947-090 - IL #471.020014

Sealed Bid Auction: Information and Instructions

Auction Property: 1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511

This document includes all of the necessary paperwork and instructions for participating in the sealed bid auction for this property. The documents you will need to read and sign include:

1. Auction Terms and Conditions
2. Sealed Bid Certification
3. Completed Broker/Agent Co-Broke Participation Acknowledgment Form (if applicable, this form can be found and completed on the BeloitAuction.com website)
4. Completed Auction Purchase and Sale Contract (to be completed by the successful winning bidder by 2:00 pm the day after they are named)

Sealed Bid Submission Instructions
All sealed bids must be received no later than 2:00 pm CST on Monday, November 16, 2020 at the following address: Beloit Auction & Realty 534 W. Grand Avenue, Beloit WI 53511
Phone: 608-364-1965 Fax: 608-364-1117

Any bid received after the deadline may be returned to the sender unopened. Please make sure to put a return address on your bid submission. If you are using an overnight delivery service to delivery your bid submission, we recommend that you specify morning delivery to avoid possible delays by the delivery service. All bidders must review a property information package from Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc., and all bids must be submitted using the forms supplied in this package. Any bid that does not conform will not be considered.

Each bid submission must include:

1. A signed copy of the Auction Terms and Conditions form.
2. A signed copy of the Sealed Bid Certification form.
3. Buyer must initial each and every page of the Auction Purchase and Sale Contract, including addendums and submit the contract in its entirety.
4. A signed copy of the property disclosure form.
5. A certified check in the amount of $5,000.00 made payable to Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. No check will be deposited until the winning bid is declared and accepted by the seller. The certified checks of unsuccessful bidders will be returned within 2 business days. All Earnest Money deposits will be held in a non-interest-bearing escrow account.


AUCTION TERMS & CONDITIONS: SEALED BID AUCTION


Auction Property: 1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511

Notification of Bidders All sealed bids and required accompanying paperwork are due no later than 2:00 pm CST on Monday, November 16, 2020. The top three bidders will be notified by 6:00 pm CST that same day and have an opportunity to increase their bid and compete in a 2nd round of bidding to determine the final buyer.

Consideration of Bid — The top three bidders will have an opportunity to increase their bid and compete in a 2nd round of bidding to determine the final buyer. Once the top three bidders have been notified, their final bids are due by 2:00 pm CST on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 (should they choose the opportunity to increase them). The winning bidder will be notified by 5:00 pm CST on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. All bids are irrevocable and binding and this property will sell to the highest bidder at or above $5,000.00. The Auction Purchase and Sale Contract is to be completed and signed by the successful winning bidder by 2:00 pm the day after they are named.

Deposit — Every sealed bid submission must be accompanied by a certified check in the amount of $5,000.00, made payable to Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. All unsuccessful bids and deposits will be returned within 2 business days. The winning Bidder’s deposit shall be retained and applied against the total purchase price of the property. In the event of default on the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract, Buyer hereby waives the requirement for a release of contract and understands that the deposit on said property will be forfeited in the entirety.

Buyer’s Premium — A buyer’s premium in the amount of ten percent (10%) or $5,000.00, whichever amount is greater, shall be added to the High Bid to equal the total purchase price.

Real Estate Closing — The Buyer will pay the balance of the sale price at closing on or before Friday, December 18, 2020. Possession will be transferred upon recording of the deed. Each party is responsible for its own legal fees. Seller to pay for Title Policy and State Transfer Tax.

Property Condition — The property is being offered for sale “AS-IS, WHERE-IS” with all faults and without warranty expressed or implied of any nature. The property shall be sold subject to all conditions, restrictions, right-of-way easements and reservations. Bidder’s complete inspection of the property prior to the submission of a bid is recommended. Bidder understands that they will not be relying solely on the information supplied but has conducted sufficient due diligence to honor all bids, execute the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract, and close the sale if the bidder is the successful Buyer for the property. Information contained in the property information package is believed to be accurate but is subject to inspection and verification by all parties relying on it. Sellers, their representatives, and auctioneer/agent shall not be liable for inaccuracies, errors, or omissions. All square footage and other dimensions are approximate. The offering is subject to prior sale and may be withdrawn, modified, or cancelled at any time without notice. This is not a solicitation or offering to residents of any state where the offering is prohibited by law.

Agency Disclosure —Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. and all other licensees employed by or associated with Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. represent the Seller in the auction sale of this property. Buyer acknowledges that payment of the buyer’s premium does not constitute a relationship of dual agency.

Broker Participation—A one percent (1%) referral fee calculated on the successful buyer’s high bid will be paid to the licensed real estate broker/agent whose prospect purchases and closes on the property. A completed Broker/Agent Co-Broke Participation Acknowledgment Form must be completed online at BeloitAuction.com at least 72 hours before the sealed bid submission deadline in order for the broker/agent to be paid.

Financing — Bidders may obtain financing with their lender based upon personal qualifications. Being pre-approved for a loan is not a requirement but is highly recommended. The Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract, however, has no contingencies for financing.

Inspection — Property will be open to inspection prior to the auction. Please contact the listing agent for a schedule.  The Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract, however, has no contingencies for inspection.

Jurisdictions — The respective rights and obligations of the parties with respect to the Terms and Conditions of sale and conduct of the Auction shall be governed and interpreted by the laws of the state of Wisconsin. By bidding at the Auction, whether present in person or by Agent, by written or fax bid, or other means, the Buyer shall be deemed to have consented to the jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of the State of Wisconsin, Rock County.

By signing below, I understand and agree that the Terms and Conditions of Auction sale shall be made part of the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract for the purchase of the property.


Buyer/Bidder Signature

_____________________________________________________________

Date: ___________________



Buyer/Bidder Signature

_____________________________________________________________

Date: ___________________


(Terms & Conditions of Sealed Bid Auction)

Sealed Bid Certification

Auction Property: 1633 Keeler Avenue, Beloit, WI 53511

I acknowledge that this is a Sealed Bid Auction, that all bids are irrevocable and binding, and this property will sell to the highest bidder at or above $5,000.00. By signing this certification and returning it to the offices of Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. I hereby certify to the following:

1. I acknowledge that I have received and read the complete property information package.

2. I have read the Auction Terms & Conditions, rules and bidding instructions as set forth by Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc.

3. I understand that the terms and conditions and rules of the Auction will be strictly enforced and that there will be no exceptions.

4. I currently have sufficient funds to meet the “deposit” requirements as called for by the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract.

5. I have examined the Auction Purchase and Sale Agreement contract, including all addendums, that are part of the property information package and understand that it is a legally binding contract and is not contingent upon financing, further inspection, insurability, repairs, or any other contingencies. Offer to purchase must be drafted by Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. to be a binding contract.

6. Included with this submission is a certified check for $5,000.00 made payable to Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc. I understand that if I am declared the successful high bidder and the Seller approves my bid, the certified check will become part of my Earnest Money and is nonrefundable. The Earnest Money deposit will be held in the Beloit Auction & Realty non-interest-bearing escrow account.

7. I understand that a buyer’s premium in the amount of ten percent (10%) or $5,000.00, whichever amount is greater, shall be added to the High Bid to equal the total purchase price.

8. I understand that Beloit Auction & Realty, Inc is working for the Seller and there is no relationship of dual agency.

9. I understand that the purchase price of the property will become public information immediately following the auction and that this information may be published.


Buyer Initials __________ Buyer Initials __________



PLEASE CHECK ONE:

______ If my bid is among the top 3 sealed bids, I want to have the opportunity to increase my bid.

______ This is my best and final bid and I voluntarily give up any opportunity to increase my bid.


I understand that this written bid is irrevocable and binding.


Buyer/Bidder Signature: _________________________________________________

Printed Name: __________________________________________________

Date: __________________


Buyer/Bidder Signature: _________________________________________________

Printed Name: __________________________________________________

Date: __________________




Written High Bid Amount: $__________________________________

Plus 10% Buyer’s Premium or $5,000.00 (whichever amount is greater):

$_____________________________________


= Total Sale Price: $__________________________________________


(Sealed Bid Certification)