Buchanan County, IA

Brandon Diagonal Blvd
Brandon, IA 52210

224.38 Acres M/L
AUCTION

Listing #16521

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PROPERTY INFO

Description

'No-Reserve' Buchanan County Land Auction - Peoples Company is pleased to present the Maybeth D. Graham Estate and Trust in the sale 224.38 acres m/l in four separate tracts including three productive tillable farms and a commercial building site. The auction will take place on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, at 10:00 A.M. at the Brandon Area Community Center in Brandon, Iowa. The three tillable tracts are located northeast of Brandon along and just off of Brandon Diagonal Boulevard in Sections 12, 13 & 27 of Jefferson Township. The farm tracts offer something for everyone with smaller tracts available for beginning farmers and the entire portfolio is within close proximity for investors or larger farmers to add to their operation. Interstate 380 is just a few miles from the farms creating easy access to the Cedar Rapids grain markets which are less than 40 miles away. The commercial building site is located within the City of Brandon at 601 Lime Street.

Tract 1: 140 acres m/l with 128.73 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 70.2. There are currently 10.46 acres enrolled in CRP. The farm is located along Brandon Diagonal Boulevard and 305th Street in Sections 12 & 13 of Jefferson Township.
Tract 2: 44 acres m/l with 40.9 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 79.4. The farm is located along Brandon Diagonal Boulevard in Section 12 of Jefferson Township
Tract 3: 39.6 acres m/l with 36.57 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 65.0. The farm is accessed through a 60 ft. wide easement off of 310th Street and is located in Section 13 of Jefferson Township.
Tract 4: 0.78 surveyed acres with a 5,152 square foot commercial building located at 601 Lime Street, Brandon, Iowa.

The land tracts 1-3 using the "Buyer’s Choice" auction method on a price per acre basis and the high bidder can take, in any order, any or all tracts for their high bid. "Buyer's Choice" auctioning will continue until all tracts have been purchased and removed from the auction. Tract 4 will be sold individually and on a “whole dollar amount” basis. Tracts will not be offered in their entirety at the conclusion of the auction. All tracts are being sold "absolute" with no reserve. In addition to in-person attendance, the auction can also be viewed through the Peoples Company mobile bidding app and online bidding will be available.

  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • MLS Number: 663393
  • Parcel Number: 13.12.400.001, 13.12.400.002, 13.12.400.003, 13.12.400.004, 13.12.200.010, 13.13.300.002, 13.13.300.006, 13.27.360.001, 13.27.360.002, 13.34.101.004
  • School District: Independence School District
  • General Area: Brandon, Iowa
  • Net Taxes: $7,548.00
  • Online Bidding: Yes
  • Auction Date: Dec 7, 2022
  • Possession: At Closing, subject to Tenant's rights
  • Terms: Cash

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Auction Details

#16521 Buchanan County Auction Terms & Conditions

Sellers: The Estate of Maybeth D. Graham & The Maybeth D. Graham Trust

Auction Location: 
Brandon Area Community Center
802 Main Street
Brandon, Iowa 52210

Auction Method: Tracts 1, 2, and 3 will be sold on a price per acre basis and will be offered through the marketing method of “Buyer’s Choice”, where the high bidder can take, in any order, any or all tracts for their high bid. “Buyer’s Choice” auctioning will continue until all tracts have been purchased. Tract 4 will be offered individually and will sell on a “Whole Dollar” amount basis. These tracts will not be offered in their entirety at the conclusion of the auction. All tracts are being sold "Absolute" with no reserve.

Tract 1: 140 Acres M/L
Tract 2: 44 Acres M/L
Tract 3: 39.6 Acres M/L
Tract 4: 0.78 Acres M/L

Maybeth D. Graham Estate Attorney:
John C. Wagner
John C. Wagner Law Offices
Amana, IA

Maybeth D. Graham Trust Attorney:
Brian C. Eddy
Roberts & Eddy, P.C.
Independence, IA

Farm Program Information: Farm Program Information is provided by the Buchanan County Farm Service Agencies. The figures stated in the marketing material are the best estimates of the Seller and Peoples Company; however, Farm Program Information, base acres, total crop acres, conservation plan, etc. are subject to change when the farms are reconstituted by the Buchanan County FSA and NRCS offices.

Earnest Money Payment: A 10% earnest money payment is required on the day of the auction. The earnest money payment may be paid in the form of a good check or wire transfer. All funds will be held in the Roberts & Eddy, P.C. Trust Account.

Closing: Closing will occur on or around Tuesday, January 17, 2023. The balance of the purchase price will be payable at closing in the form of certified check or wire transfer. With respect to the timing of the Seller and successful Buyer(s) in fulfilling the obligations set forth in the Real Estate Sale and Purchase Agreement, time is of the essence. Closing will be overseen by the Roberts & Eddy Law Office in Independence.

Possession: Possession of Tracts 1-3 will be given at closing, subject to the current tenant’s rights. Possession of Tract 4 will be given at closing.

Farm Lease: Tracts 1-3 are rented for the 2023 rowcrop season. All 2023 lease payments will be paid to the Buyer. Contact Agent for details.

CRP Payments:  The buyer will receive the full 2023 CRP contract payment from 10/1/2022 - 9/30/2023 on Tract 1.

Survey Information: Tracts 1 & 2 will be surveyed prior to closing if sold to separate Buyers. The sales price will be based on the stated multipier (140 acres for Tract 1 and 44 acres for Tract 2) and will not change if the survey determines there are more or less acres than estimated. Tract 3 is being sold based on the current legal description (39.6 acres). Tract 4 has a recent survey and will be sold as 0.78 surveyed acres. 

Contract & Title: Immediately upon conclusion of the auction, the high bidder(s) will enter into a real estate sales contract and deposit with Meyer & Lain the required earnest money payment. The Seller will provide a current abstract at their expense. Sale is not contingent upon Buyer obtaining financing after the auction is over. All financial arrangements are to have been made prior to bidding at the auction. Transfer of title on the Estate owned land (Tracts 3 & 4) will be made by Court Officer Deed. The Estate Auction is subject to final court approval. Transfer of title on the Trust land (Tracts 1 & 2) will be made by Trustee's Warranty Deed.

Bidder Registration: All prospective bidders must register with Peoples Company and receive a bidder number in order to bid at the auction. Online and phone bidders must register with the Auctioneer at least 24 hours prior to the start of the auction.

Fences: Existing fences, if any, are in as-is condition and will not be updated. Not all property lines have fences installed. No new fences to divide any of the tracts will be installed by the Sellers. All current and any future fences and fence lines shall be governed by the Buchanan County and State of Iowa fence line rules and regulations. Existing fence lines may not be located on the true boundary lines.

Other: This sale is subject to all easements, covenants, leases, and restrictions of record. All property is sold on an “As is – Where is” basis with no warranties, expressed or implied, made by the Auctioneer, Peoples Company, or Seller. All bids will be on a per acre basis. Peoples Company and its representatives are agents of the Seller. Winning bidder acknowledges that they are representing themselves in completing the auction sales transaction. Any announcements made auction day by the Auctioneer or Listing Agents will take precedence over all previous marketing material or oral statements. Bidding increments are at the sole discretion of the Auctioneer. No absentee or phone bids will be accepted at the auction without prior approval of the Auctioneer. All decisions of the Auctioneer are final.

Disclaimer: All field boundaries are presumed to be accurate according to the best available information and knowledge of the Seller and Peoples Company. Overall tract acres, tillable acres, etc. may vary from figures stated within the marketing material. Buyer should perform his/her own investigation of the property prior to bidding at the auction. The brief legal descriptions in the marketing material should not be used in legal documents. Full legal descriptions will be taken from abstracts.

Location


Description

Tract 1 consists of 140 acres m/l with 128.73 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 70.2. There are 118.27 acres m/l currently in row crop production which hold an average CSR2 of 70.6. The remaining 10.46 cropland acres are currently enrolled into a CP21 Filter Strip CRP contract that expires in 2023 and pays $3,507 annually. This productive tract is mostly pattern tiled with plastic tile installed in the late 1980's and early 1990's. Tract 1 is located along the west side of Brandon Diagonal Boulevard and the north side of 305th Street in Sections 12 & 13 of Jefferson Township, Buchanan County, Iowa.

Legal Description

The Southeast Quarter (SE1/4) lying west of the road in Section 12, Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa AND The Northwest Quarter (NW1/4) of the Northeast Quarter (NE1/4) lying west of the road in Section 13, Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

Details
  • Acres: 140.00 Acres M/L
  • Parcel Number: 13.12.400.001, 13.12.400.002 (partial), 13.12.400.003, 13.12.400.004 (partial),13.12.200.010
  • School District: Independence Community Schools
  • Net Taxes: $4,409.00
  • CSR2: 70.60

Directions

From Brandon: Travel east on 330th Street for 3 miles. Turn north onto Gentry Avenue (which will turn into Brandon Diagonal Boulevard) and travel 3 miles to 305th Street. Tract 1 begins at the northwest corner of the intersection.

From Independence: Travel south Highway 150 for 5 miles to 290th Street. Turn east onto 290th Street and travel 2.8 miles to Brandon Diagonal Boulevard. Head south onto Brandon Diagonal Boulevard and travel 0.5 miles. Tract 1 will be on the west side of the road.


Tract 2 - Brandon Diagonal Boulevard, Brandon, IA 52210

Description

Tract 2 consists of 44 acres m/l with 40.9 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 79.4. This productive tract is mostly pattern tiled with plastic tile installed in the late 1980's and early 1990's. Tract 2 is located along the east side of Brandon Diagonal Boulevard in the far southeast corner of Section 12 of Jefferson Township, Buchanan County, Iowa.

Legal Description

The Southeast Quarter (SE1/4) lying east of the road in Section 12, Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

Details
  • Acres: 44.00 Acres M/L
  • Parcel Number: Part of 13.12.400.002 & 13.12.400.004
  • School District: Independence Community Schools
  • Net Taxes: $1,605.00

Directions

From Brandon: Travel east on 330th Street for 3 miles. Turn north onto Gentry Avenue (which will turn into Brandon Diagonal Boulevard) and travel 3.2 miles. Tract 2 is located along the east side of the road.

From Independence: Travel south Highway 150 for 5 miles to 290th Street. Turn east onto 290th Street and travel 2.8 miles to Brandon Diagonal Boulevard. Head south onto Brandon Diagonal Boulevard and travel 0.5 miles. Tract 2 will be on the east side of the road.


Description

Tract 3 consists of 39.6 acres m/l with 36.57 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 65.5. This tract is accessed easily via a 60 foot wide easement off of 310th Street. There is tile along the waterway and in the northeast corner of the farm. Tract 3 is located along in the far southwest quarter of Section 13, Jefferson Township, Buchanan County, Iowa.

Legal Description

The South Half (S1/2) of the Northwest Quarter (NW1/4) of the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4), in Section 13, Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa. AND The Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) of the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) EXCEPT beginning at the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) of the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) North 679.66 feet, East 1310.26 feet, South 679.7 feet, and West 1301.63 feet to the Point of Beginning, in Section 13, Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

Details
  • Acres: 39.60 Acres M/L
  • Parcel Number: 13.12.400.002 & 13.12.400.004
  • School District: Independence Community Schools
  • Net Taxes: $1,210.00

Directions

From Brandon: Travel east on 330th Street for 3 miles. Turn north onto Gentry Avenue (which will turn into Brandon Diagonal Boulevard) and travel 2 miles to 310th Street. Head west on 310th Street for 0.25 mile and the entrance to Tract 3 will be on the north side of the road.

From Independence: Travel south Highway 150 for 5 miles to 290th Street. Turn east onto 290th Street and travel 2.8 miles to Brandon Diagonal Boulevard. Head south onto Brandon Diagonal Boulevard and travel 2.2 miles to 310th Street. Travel west on 310th Street for 0.25 mile and the entrance to Tract 3 will be on the north side of the road.


Tract 4 - 601 Lime Street, Brandon, IA 52210

Description

Tract 4 is a 0.78 acre m/l commercial zoned lot located within the City of Brandon, Iowa. The lot features a 5,152 square foot building with a storage area and office that was previously used as a lumber yard. Most of the yard is fenced for outdoor storage. Excellent opportunity to own a large storage facility. Tract 4 is located towards the southern edge of Brandon at 601 Lime Street.

Legal Description

Parcel L in the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) of Section 27, and the Northwest Quarter (NW1/4) of Section 34, All in Township 87 North, Range 10 West of the 5th P.M., Buchanan County, Iowa. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.

Details
  • Acres: 0.78 Acres M/L
  • Parcel Number: 13-27-360-001, 13-27-360-002 & 13-34-101-004
  • School District: Independence Community Schools
  • Net Taxes: $324.00

Directions

Located on the southern end of Brandon at 601 Lime Street, Brandon, Iowa.


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