(17) Lots at Desoto Falls Park in Mentone, AL ESTATE

by Pearce & Associates


Thursday, June 29 @ 1:00 pm central time Thursday, June 29 @ 1:00pm central time Central


ESTATE Auction - (17) Lots Desoto Falls Desoto Falls Park Mentone, AL


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PUBLIC ESTATE AUCTION!  Online Bidding Only.

(7) Waterfront Lots & (10) off water lots located in the Desoto Falls Park Subdivision next to Desoto Falls State Park in historic Mentone, Alabama.  You can bid on individual lots, combinations or in its entirety through the Pearce & Associates/MarkNet Alliance Ultimate Choice bidding platform.   This gives every bidder an opportunity to purchase the lot or lots their are interested in.  Quoting the State Park Manager, "This appears to be a once in a lifetime opportunity!".  An incredible opportunity for builder/developers or individuals!  This property is being sold for an estate.

Also selling a spectacular 100 year old Stone House located on the Bluff of the mountain with 2.5 acres and another 3.6 acre tract located accross from the house.  These properties are part of the same estate and have been in the family for over 4 generations.  Please view and bid on that auction from our home page!

* All of the lots appear to be level and ready to build!  The waterfront lots have a rustic fence at the road with large shade trees and virtually no underbrush because the late owner has maintaned it for years!

*  (1) Waterfront lot includes a boat house with living quarters built above it.  All waterfront lots are located on the beautiful Little River. 

* (6) additional waterfront lots on Little River.  Paved road frontage.

* (10) Off water lots.

All lots have City water available and power.  (6) of the waterfront lots have paved road frontage.  The other lots have nice gravel roads.  NO RESTRICTIONS OR CONVENANTS ON OFFWATER LOTS.  WATERFRONT LOTS HAVE LIMITED RESTRICTIONS - 1.  You cannot subdivide the lots.  2.  Only 1 single family dwelling per lot.  3.  No restrictions on what type of residence.  4.  You can build an outbuilding or garage.  5.  No commercial buildings! 


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Check back as we are preparing the bidding catalog for your participation.  A complete survey will be posted along with photos, video's, terms and conditions and a property information package. You will be able to bid on single tracts and combinations in this online auction!



These announcements supersede any prior oral or printed statements and will be attached to and become a part of the contract.

Winning bidder must sign a non contingent contract and pay earnest money within 48 hours of auctions end.

No bid withdrawals or Bid Retractions!

The property will be sold by legal description and transferred by warranty deed.

A 10% buyers premium will be added to the winning bid to determine the final sales


Example: $100,000 bid, plus $10,000 (10% buyers premium) equals $110,000 gross sales price.

The terms are 10% down payment with the balance due within 30 days.

Purchaser to receive possession of the property upon delivery of deed at closing. Closing attorneys: McCleod & Associates, Hoover, Alabama.

Purchaser to pay closing cost and title insurance. Seller guarantees

title to be free and clear.

Ad Valorem taxes will be prorated at closing.

PROPERTY SOLD SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING: All outstanding easements of any kind on said property, including but not limited to, roads, right of ways, utilities, water lines, and the like; any mineral, oil and past conveyances, leases or reservations; to any cemeteries that might exist on the property, outstanding leases recorded or unrecorded; zoning ordinances affecting the property; restrictions of record; wet lands; all rules and regulations of any appropriated authority having jurisdiction over the property, and any recorded encroachments of record.

BUYERS NOTE: Prior to the auction all prospective purchases should examine the property and all surrounding documents carefully as each bidder is responsible for evaluating the property and shall not rely on the sellers nor the auctioneers. Sellers and Auctioneers are assuming that the bidders have inspected the property and are satisfied and accept it “As

Is” without warranties expressed or implied. Personal on-site inspection of the property is recommended. Failure of any bidder to inspect or to be fully informed as to the condition of all or any portion of the property offered, will not constitute any grounds for any claim or demand for adjustment or withdrawal of a bid, offer or earnest money after its opening

or tender.

All information was obtained from sources deemed reliable. Although every precaution has been taken to insure accuracy, the sellers and all of their agents will not be responsible for any errors or omissions herein.

Default by the Seller: If the Sellers are unable to make conveyance and to give title as herein agreed, the earnest money shall be refunded to the buyer and all obligations of either party shall wholly cease.

Default by the Buyer: Should the Buyer default in the performance of his/her contract in the time and the manner specified, then the earnest money shall be retained as partial liquidated damages and the seller may sue for specific performance.

AGENCY DISCLOSURE: Larry “Chip” Pearce Jr. has not been an agent for the Buyer in this

transaction. Larry “Chip” Pearce Jr. has been an agent for the Seller in this

transaction and is to be paid a commission by the Seller.

The Auctioneer reserves the right to reject bids from anyone who does not comply

with the terms and conditions of this auction.

This auction has what is called an auto extend feature, meaning the auction will not close until all bidding parties are satisfied. If any bids are placed within the last 5 minutes of the auction, the bid on lot(s) will extend for 5 minutes. Bidding by parcels, combinations and its entirety. The auction will not close out until all bidding has stopped.

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Pearce & Associates

205-664-4300, 888-783-4056, 251-600-9595

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