Date: November 11, 2017
December 11, 2017 (21 days)
PRIVATE SALE OF REAL ESTATE BY SEALED BID COUNTS FAMILY Nathan E. Counts, Diane R. Stephens, and Mark C. Counts as representatives of the Counts Family "Sellers" will receive sealed bids for the real estate consisting of two Parcels of agricultural real property located in the Township of Dinsmore, Shelby County, Ohio which total 146 acres, more or less; Parcel Nos. 08-05-25-200-003 (40 acres) and 08-05-24-400-004 (106 acres). The subject real property is being sold "as is." The sealed bids will be accepted by Sellers at the offices of Faulkner, Garmhausen, Keister, & Shenk, A Legal Professional Association ("FGKS"), located at Courtview Center, Suite 300, 100 South Main Avenue, Sidney, Ohio 45365, until 5:00 p.m. on Friday, November 17, 2017. Bidder must clearly set forth his/her bid in a total dollar amount. Bids stating an amount per acre will not be accepted. The sealed bids will be opened by the Sellers at the law offices of FGKS on Monday, November 20, 2017 at 10 a.m. All interested bidders who have submitted sealed bids may be present at the opening of the bids and may raise their bids during the rebidding process administered by the Sellers as owners of the real estate. Sellers reserve the right to accept or reject any and all bids. The successful bidder shall enter into a contract for the purchase of the real estate with Sellers. All bids must be accompanied by an official bank check payable to the FGKS Trust Account in the amount of $10,000 as earnest money The balance of the purchase price shall be due and payable at Closing, which shall occur on or before 30 days from the date the real estate purchase contract is signed. Possession of ground immediately upon Closing, subject to rights of tenant under a Farm Rental Agreement dated January 1, 2017 to remove all crops and equipment located on the property until December 31, 2017. Any statements made on day of sale shall take precedence over any statements made in this advertisement. A bid packet, including a map of the real property and bid form, wil be made available by the Sellers for pickup at the offices of FGKS, Courtview Center, Suite 300, 100 Soutlh Main Avenue, Sidney, Ohio 45365, or call (937) 492-1271, fax (937) 498-1306, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, and a bid packet can be mailed or e-mailed to prospective bidders on behalf of the Sellers.