BIDS FOR SALE OF REAL ESTATE

 

Village of Lincoln Heights

Advertisement for Bids for Sale of Real Estate

 The Village of Lincoln Heights, Ohio is offering 20 parcels of vacant real estate for sale to the highest bidder. The parcels are located on Congress, Jackson, Simmons, Steffen and Van Buren streets, and are offered separately.  All parcels are offered “As Is” and the Village makes no warranty or representations concerning the condition of any parcels.  Bids shall be submitted ONLY on the Bid Form prescribed by the Village and shall be sealed in an envelope, which shall be marked on the outside, “Real Estate Bid”.  Each Bid must be accompanied by a certified check, cashier’s check, or money order in an amount equal to one-third of the bid price, payable to the Village as earnest money.  Bids shall be hand delivered to Stephanie Summerow Dumas, Village Manager, Lincoln Heights Municipal Building, 1201 Steffen Avenue, Lincoln Heights, Ohio 45215 by 9:00a.m. EDT June 27, 2015, at which time all bids will be opened and read aloud.
Bidders are encouraged to inspect the properties prior to bidding.  Persons wishing to inspect the properties shall meet at the Lincoln Heights Municipal Building, 1201 Steffen Ave., Lincoln Heights, Ohio on Tuesday, June 23 at 8:00 am EDT. 

The Village will sell properties only to persons who are willing and able to make productive use of them.  All properties sold will be subject to covenants and restrictions requiring commencement and completion of construction according to defined deadlines.   Bid forms and more detailed information are available at www.vlho.org or by phone at (513) 733-5900 ext.5.

VILLAGE OF LINCOLN HEIGHTS, OHIO

NOTICE TO BIDDERS FOR SALE OF REAL ESTATE

 The Village of Lincoln Heights (“Village”) is offering 20 parcels of real estate for sale to the highest bidder.  Sealed bids will be received by the Village in the office of Stephanie Summerow Dumas, Village Manager, Village of Lincoln Heights, 1201 Steffen Ave., Lincoln Heights, OH 45215 until 9:00 a.m. EDT, June 27, 2015, at which time all bids will be opened and read aloud. 

The properties that are offered for sale are comprised of vacant land and are described in the attached list (“Properties”).    The Properties are each offered for sale separately.  Any bidder may bid on any number of Properties, and the highest bid for each separate Property shall be determined independently.

The Village offers these Properties for sale for the express purpose of development and revitalization.  It is the intention of the Village to sell the Properties only to persons who are willing and able to make productive use of the land.  All Properties sold will be subject to covenants and restrictions requiring that any successful bidder will:  1) obtain necessary permits for construction of a residence within six months of conveyance; 2) commence construction within 6 months thereafter; and 3) substantially complete construction within one year thereafter as evidenced by the issuance of a temporary or permanent certificate of occupancy issued by the Building Department.   Failure of any successful bidder to meet these requirements will cause reversion of such Properties to the Village without a refund of any kind. 

All Properties shall be sold “As Is.”  The Village makes no warranty or representations concerning the condition of any of the Properties, and all bidders are responsible to investigate all facts concerning the Properties.   All bidders agree to accept any Property bid upon in its present condition and location, including environmental conditions.  Questions may be directed, in writing, to Donald Mercer, Chief Building Official at dmercer1@cinci.rr.com.   All questions and responses thereto will be published on the Village’s website located at www.vlho.org.  A meeting will be held to permit inspection of the Properties.  Persons wishing to inspect the Properties shall meet Donald Mercer at the Lincoln Heights Municipal Building, 1201 Steffen Avenue, Lincoln Heights, Ohio on Tuesday, June 23 at 8 a.m.  Persons inspecting the Properties assume all risk of injury during such inspection. 

Any bid shall be submitted ONLY on the Bid Form prescribed by the Village.  Bid Forms may be obtained at the Village’s website, www.vlho.org, or at the Lincoln Heights Municipal Building located at 1201 Steffen Ave., Lincoln Heights, OH 45215.  Each bid shall provide the name, address, and telephone number of the bidder.   All bids shall be sealed in an envelope, which shall be marked on the outside “Real Estate Bid”, and delivered to Stephanie Summerow Dumas, Village Manager, at the Lincoln Heights Municipal Building located at 1201 Steffen Ave., Lincoln Heights, OH 45215 by 9:00 a.m. EDT, June 27, 2015

Each bid must be accompanied by a certified check, cashier’s check, or money order in an amount equal to no less than one-third (1/3) of the bid price, payable to the Village of Lincoln Heights, as earnest money.  In the event that any bid is not accepted, the check will be returned to the bidder. 

The acceptance of a bid by the Village and written notification to the successful bidder shall constitute a contract for purchase according to the terms of this Notice.  The successful bidder shall pay the balance of the bid price within sixty (60) days of the bid opening by certified check, cashier’s check, or money order.  In the event of default by any successful bidder, the Village may retain the earnest money and pursue all legal remedies. 

No bid shall be accepted which does not offer a price equal to or greater than the minimum bid amount shown in the attached list.  In the event that any successful bidders are unable to complete a sale, the Village may sell such Properties to the next highest bidder. 

The Village accepts no responsibility for expenses incurred by any bidder in connection with this sale.  The Village reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to: waive any irregularities in any bid; reject any bid; reject all bids; and, to re-advertise for any or all of the Properties.     

                                                                                /s/
                                                       Stephanie Summerow Dumas
                                                                Village Manager

                                                            Dated: __5/14/2014_

 This Noticed published _The Cincinnati Enquirer/May 17, 2015__ (Publication/date)

    

PROPERTIES FOR SALE

VILLAGE OF LINCOLN HEIGHTS,

HAMILTON COUNTY, OHIO

 

MINIMUM BID FOR THESE PROPERTIES:  $3,000.00

STREET                                                                    PARCEL   NUMBER                                        

CONGRESS                                                            1.  594-0030-0164-90                                    

CONGRESS                                                            2.  594-0030-0165-90                                    

CONGRESS                                                            3.  594-0030-0166-00                                    

JACKSON                                                               4.  594-0030-0163-90                                  

JACKSON                                                               5.  594-0031-0083-90                                    

JACKSON                                                               6.  594-0031-0084-90                    

STEFFEN                                                                 7.  594-0010-0234-00     *            

STEFFEN                                                                 8.  594-0010-0235-00     *                            

STEFFEN                                                                 9.  594-0010-0236-00     *                            

STEFFEN                                                               10.  594-0010-0185-00     *                            

STEFFEN                                                               11.  594-0010-0186-00     *                            

STEFFEN                                                               12.  594-0010-0197-00     *                            

STEFFEN                                                               13.  594-0010-0198-00     *                            

 

MINIMUM BID FOR THESE PROPERTIES:  $2,000.00

SIMMONS                                                           14.  594-0010-0352-00                                    

SIMMONS                                                           15.  594-0010-0357-00                                    

 

MINIMUM BID FOR THESE PROPERTIES:  $1,500.00

JACKSON                                                             16.  594-0030-0342-00                                  

VAN BUREN                                                       17.  594-0050-0251-00                                    

VAN BUREN                                                       18.  594-0050-0252-00                                    

VAN BUREN                                                       19.  594-0050-0253-00                                    

VAN BUREN                                                       20.  594-0050-0254-00                                    

  *Numbers 7-13 have been recommended by the Planning Commission for a possible zoning change from R-1 to C-1 pending Council approval.

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REAL ESTATE BID FORM

VILLAGE OF LINCOLN HEIGHTS, OHIO

To be opened June 27, 2015 at 9:00 A.M. EDT

 

 

Bidder’s Name                                                                                                                                                           

Address:                                                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                                                                       

Phone:                                                                                                                                                            

 

            The undersigned (“Bidder”) hereby submits herewith a bid for the purchase of the real property or properties identified below:

 

No.

Street

Parcel Number

Minimum Bid Amount

Bid Amount

 

1

Congress

594-0030-0164-90

$3,000

 

 

2

Congress

594-0030-0165-90

$3,000

 

 

3

Congress

594-0030-0166-00

$3,000

 

 

4

Jackson

594-0030-0163-90

$3,000

 

 

5

Jackson

594-0031-0083-90

$3,000

 

 

6

Jackson

594-0031-0084-90

$3,000

 

 

7

Steffen

594-0010-0234-00

$3,000

 

 

8

Steffen

594-0010-0235-00

$3,000

 

 

9

Steffen

594-0010-0236-00

$3,000

 

 

10

Steffen

594-0010-0185-00

$3,000

 

 

11

Steffen

594-0010-0186-00

$3,000

 

 

12

Steffen

594-0010-0197-00

$3,000

 

 

13

Steffen

594-0010-0198-00

$3,000

 

 

14

Simmons

594-0010-0352-00

$2,000

 

 

15

Simmons

594-0010-0357-00

$2,000

 

 

16

Jackson

594-0030-0342-00

$1,500

 

 

17

Van Buren

594-0050-0251-00

$1,500

 

 

18

Van Buren

594-0050-0252-00

$1,500

 

 

19

Van Buren

594-0050-0253-00

$1,500

 

 

20

Van Buren

594-0050-0254-00

$1,500

 

 

Bidder acknowledges that any property or properties purchased will be subject to covenants and restrictions requiring that any successful bidder will:  1) obtain necessary permits for construction of a residence within six months of conveyance; 2) commence construction within 6 months thereafter; and 3) substantially complete construction within one year thereafter as evidenced by the issuance of a temporary or permanent certificate of occupancy issued by the Building Department.   Failure of any successful bidder to meet these requirements will cause reversion of the property or properties to the Village.

 

It is hereby agreed that this proposed bid shall be irrevocable for a period of sixty days after it is opened, except as provided by law, and that if all or any part of this proposed bid is accepted, the Bidder will, within sixty (60) days after such acceptance, tender payment in full and execute the purchase of said property or properties according to the terms provided in the Advertisement for Bids.

                                                                                                                      

(Bidder’s Signature)

Print Name:                                                                            

 

 

Authorized Representative of (if bidder is not a natural person):

Name of Company or Entity:                                                                                                                                                                         

 

Position at Company or Entity:                                                                                                                      

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