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  • STARTJun 23rd - 1:00pm

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Appanoose County, Iowa Land Auction

SOLD! TRACT 1 – $3,200.00 PER ACRE

SOLD! TRACT 2 – $3,200.00 PER ACRE

SOLD! TRACT 3 – $5,100.00 PER ACRE

Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 1:00 P.M.

Auction to be conducted as an Online Only Virtual Auction.

Bidding is open! Bid Now!

156.17 Surveyed Acres • 3 Tracts

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The Bear Farm is located in Section 34, Walnut Township, Appanoose County, IA.

At the west edge of Centerville, IA on St. Hwy. 2 go 1½ miles west to Co. Rd. T14. Turn right or north and proceed 5 miles continuing through the small town of Mystic, IA to Co. Rd. J5T. Turn right or east and go 1 mile to 190th Ave., turn left or north and proceed ¾ of a mile to the farm.

(Be watching for presale directional signs)

Tract Information

Tract 1 – 41.70 Surveyed Acres

  • FSA information should indicate 30 acres tillable, currently in hay production.
  • Soils include Clarinda & Seymour
  • CSR2 is 46.6
  • There is a wooded draw and a small pond on this parcel featuring attractive recreational acreage.
  • Access is on the west by 190th Ave.

Tract 2 – 38.28 Surveyed Acres

  • FSA information should indicate 36.71 acres tillable, currently in hay production with the balance in wooded draws.
  • Seymour & Clarinda soils.
  • CSR2 is 52
  • Access is on the north by 450th St.

Tract 3 – 76.19 Surveyed Acres

  • FSA information should indicate 62.82 acres tillable, with 33.47 acres in row crop production. The balance of this parcel is in hay production.
  • Soils include Edina, Seymour & Kniffen
  • CSR2 is 51.9
  • There is an over 1½ acre pond located on this tract offering several outdoor activities including hunting and fishing.
  • Access is on the west by 190th Ave.

Method & Terms

The Bear Farm will be sold in three (3) individual tracts based on a survey that has recently been completed, with the said surveyed acres used to constitute the final settlement price.  Tracts will be sold through the marketing method of “buyers choice” whereas the high bidder can take any or all tracts for their high bid. Buyers choice auctioning will continue until all tracts are sold. The farm will NOT be offered in its entirety or in any combinations. Bidding is not contingent upon financing.

Ten (10%) percent of the bid price to be due on the day of sale with the balance due in approximately 30 days, on or before Thursday, July 23, 2020 upon delivery of a merchantable abstract and deed. Immediately following the auction, the successful bidder(s) shall enter into a written agreement with the seller. The real estate taxes will be prorated to the date of closing. Possession on all tracts will be given at the time of closing subject to a farm lease for the 2020 crop year. Buyer(s) will receive 50% of the cash rent as a credit at closing. For complete details contact the auction company.

All announcements sale day shall take precedence over any prior advertising either written or oral. The information in this brochure is believed to be accurate; however, no liability for its accuracy, errors or omissions is assumed. All lines drawn on maps, photographs, etc. are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their satisfaction. There are no expressed or implied warranties pertaining to the property. This real estate is being sold “as is”.


Plat Map

Aerial Map

Survey Overlay

Soil Maps


Thomas R. Bear – Owner

Morris R. Bear – P.O.A.


Representing Attorney

Rick Lynch
Lynch Law Office
207 S Washington St.,
Bloomfield, IA 52537
Phone: (641) 664-3188


Auction Manager: John Probasco (641) 856-7355

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June 23, 2020
1:00 pm - 11:55 pm