Real Estate Online-Only Auction

1,344 sq. ft. & Detached Garage on 18,125 sq. ft. Lot


Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at 5:30 PM Central


204 Jefferson St., Metcalf, IL.


This property offers approximately a 1,344 sq. ft. house with an unattached 24′ x 28′ two car garage, situated on a 18,125 sq. ft lot. The home consists of 2 bedrooms, 1-bathroom, large living room, spacious kitchen, utility room, a back family room, 84 sq. ft. front porch and a 184 sq. ft. wooden back deck. This home sells with like-new GE gas stove/oven with cabinet height GE microwave and a newer style Whirlpool dishwasher. The house is equipped with a forced air gas furnace and central air-conditioning. There is newer vinyl siding, newer style windows, recent new shingle roof and newer power lift garage doors. This property also offers a large yard with a small storage shed in the rear. Great starter home or investment property.


Sunday, January 7th at 2 – 3:30 PM Central. Or contact Moss Auction Team at 217-465-4545 to schedule an appointment to view the property.


The real estate taxes paid in 2023 were $00.00, due to several qualifying tax exemptions. Property ID #15-02-34-276-006.


To view multiple photos of each item/lot, click on the online registration & biding button to view online catalog.


This home was built before 1978 and all prospective buyers have 10 days prior to auction for inspection of lead-based paint. Buyer must sign a disclosure waiver the day of the auction.


Down Payment: Five-thousand dollar ($5,000.00) down payment on the day of the auction upon signing a purchase agreement immediately following the close of the auction. The remaining balance will be due on or before February 19th, 2024 at the closing with delivery of deed. Property is being sold subject to any easements or right of ways of public record. Buyer will receive full possession at the time of closing. Bidders should keep in mind that your bidding is not conditional to financing, so make certain that you have arranged financing if you need it.

Acceptance of bid prices: The successful bidder will be required to sign a purchase agreement immediately following the close of the auction via email DocuSign or in-person at our office. The final bid price is subject to the Seller’s acceptance or rejection.

Title: The Seller will offer title insurance on the property being offered in the auction. The Seller shall pay any search and closing costs that are customarily associated for a seller. The Buyer shall pay closing costs that are customarily associated with a real estate purchase. Upon full receipt of the entire purchase price by Seller, Seller shall deliver to Buyer a Deed conveying title in and to the property to the Buyer. The preliminary title commitment from The Title Center office in Paris, IL is available for review by prospective buyers. Please contact our office to request a copy of the preliminary title commitment.

Closing: The closing shall be on or before Monday, February 19, 2024 and held at time agreeable to both the seller and buyer.

Real Estate Taxes: Buyer will assume real estate any and all taxes payable in 2024 and thereafter.

Agency: Moss Auction Team and their staff are exclusive agents for the Seller.

Auction Company Note: Announcements on Sale Day take precedence over printed material or any other oral statement made.

Disclaimer and Absence of Warranties: This property is being sold on an “as is, where is” basis, and no warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, concerning the property is made by the Seller or the Auction Company. Each potential buyer is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations and inquiries concerning the property. The information contained in this brochure is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the Auction Company. The auction procedure, conduct, and bid increments are at the direction and discretion of the Auctioneer. The Seller and the Auctioneer reserve the right to preclude any persons from bidding if there is any question as to the person’s credentials, fitness, etc. Auctioneer has final decision on all matters pertaining to this auction.

Seller: Geraldine Rienbolt


Moss Auction Team, LLC

Paris, IL 217-465-4545