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We are a full service real estate and auctioneer company servicing Findlay and all of Hancock as well as the surrounding counties since 1946. Our experienced and licensed Auctioneers and Realtors specialize in the purchase & sale of any type of real estate and can also assist in all aspects in the sale of estates, antiques & collectibles, farm equipment, and virtually all types of personal property. We also specialize in personal property and real estate appraisal services. We strive to satisfy all of your real estate, auction & appraisal needs in a timely and flexible manner. We will continue to offer dedicated, personalized service to all of our clients & customers as we have been doing since 1946.

 

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!!UPCOMING AUCTIONS!!

!Saturday January 27th 2018!

 

LARGE PUBLIC AUCTION OF GRADED AND OTHER GREAT COINS, COLLECTION OF FANTASTIC EARLY COMICS, SEVERAL GOOD GUNS, AMMO, CIVIL WAR ITEMS, WWII GERMAN THIRD REICH AND US MILTARY ITEMS, LARGE COLLECTION OF VERY NICE NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS, AND FOSSILS

 

OFFERED AT PUBLIC AUCTION SATURDAY JANUARY 27TH, 2018  STARTING @ 10 AM ON THE PREMISES AT THE ARCADIA LIONS COMMUNITY BUILDING, 301 W. BROWN RD.                                                                   ARCADIA, OHIO                                                                      

 

AUCTIONEER’S NOTE:  This is a VERY partial list of great items! CHECK OUT ALL THE GREAT PICTURES ONLINE AT WWW.AUCTIONZIP.COM ID # 6376. 3% BUYERS PREMIUM FOR CREDIT DEBIT CARDS ONLY-NONE FOR CASH OR GOOD CHECK!  Restrooms and good food available. We will be offering many very unique items; Most items are in excellent condition! Heated comfortable building with seating.  Come and join us for the fun!

 

WWII GERMAN THIRD REICH, U.S. MILTARY, CIVIL WAR AND OTHER SPECIAL MILITARY ITEMS: Sells at 10am sharp!! SPECIAL ITEM FEATURED ON ANTIQUES ROADSHOW 15 YEARS AGO: Set of Civil War bullets with signed Affidavit verifying authenticity from W.P. McNary in 1922 representing 37 different Civil War Battles!! These bullets were bought at auction from the owner’s father decades ago and kept in a early 1900’s medical metal box. Also included in the box is an original Civil War Soldier’s letter dated May 8th, 1963 from Bowling Green, Kentucky. This letter will be included with bullets/affidavit. The video of the excerpt from Antiques Roadshow will be shown at the auction. This item was appraised at the time for $2500.00.; Other Civil War bullets and grape shot;  Early Issue WWII German Third Reich Luftwaffe Officer’s sword/scabbard marked SMF Soligen-excellent condition; WWI German/Prussian saber sword/scabbard marked Weyersberg Kirschbaum Solingen 28A; large Third Reich Banner flag marked “From Nazi Part HQ 1945 and signed by Lt. Col. Mitchell, other German flags, WWII Japanese Flag, 48 star US flag And Rare 1890’s 42 star flag on handmade pole; Rare WWI US Chemical Corps wooden Equipment crate with stenciled insignia and other information-excellent shape; Two German WWII Nazi SA Daggers marked Alles Fur Deutschland on blades: one marked J. Dirlam & Sohne Soligen w/ scabbard- both in very good condition, and other one marked F. Herderrs Soligen w/ Scabbard and Hanger; Several full boxes of swastika marked 8mm German Ammo; WWII German & US military combat helmets; Two German Third Reich Officer’s hats with unusual Gold Bullion thread insignia patches, Various German and US military badges/Insignia; Large un-cancelled stamp album-many German Third Reich stamps and Hitler stamps,  And Other Misc. items! Three good German Third Reich/ American  guns listed in the Guns category                                                                                                                          

GUNS, AMMO & REALTED ITEMS SELL AT ABOUT 10:30 AFTER MILITARY ITEMS: Early Issue 1942 Walther P38 9mm semi-auto pistol with Bakelite handles-all matching serial numbers in excellent condition AND matching leather holster!; 1920 Geischurt Luger 9mm semi auto pistol- matching serial numbers-excellent condition, K98 German WWII Third Reich 8mm Bolt Action Rifle w/ matching serial numbers; original German boxes of 8 mm Ammo; Pietro Beretta Model 92 FS 9mm Parabellum semi auto pistol-nice!; Smith & Wesson .38 cal Special revolver w/ wood grips-Nice!; Springfield Armory M1 Garand .30 caliber rifle w/ sling;  Special Weapons-Grand Haven Michigan SW3 .308 caliber semi auto assault rifle, D’Armes De Guerre-Belgium 30.06 caliber bolt action rifle; Winchester Ranger Model 120 Youth 20 gauge pump action shotgun; Marlin Firearms Stainless Model 60 SB Micro-groove barrel .22 L.R. rifle; Lots of various good ammo including: un-opened military .30 8 round bandoliers container & many other 8 round .30 caliber; Stainless Winchester 38 special ammo, many .308 win rounds; lots of .22 caliber, 7,62mm; Winchester 9 mm & more!

 

NICE COLLECTION OF EARLY COMIC BOOKS SELL AT ABOUT 11:30 AFTER GUNS: Several early 12, 15, & 20 cent The Amazing Spider Man Comics, Several 12 cent Action Comics (Superman). All comics are in great condition ans are sleeved/carded!

 

GRADED/OTHER COINS/CURRENCY & STAMPS SELL AT ABOUT 12 NOON AFTER COMICS: Dozens of Graded early coins in sleeves including: Morgan & Peace dollars, Franklin Half-dollars, Standing Liberty, Barber & later quarters, Mercury & later dimes, Buffalo and later nickels, uncirculated and proof sets 40%, commemorative sets, Good sleeved Currency 1,2, 5, Red Seal bills, Silver certificate bills, Full 1 and 2 dollar sheets of currency, Several Great Online Pictures!!

 

LARGE COLLECTION NATIVE AMERICAN ARTIFACTS/FOSSILS TO SELL ABOUT 1 PM AFTER COINS: Large collection of good early Native American Artifacts including some excellent condition-all periods large to small points, blades, 3 and 4 groove stone axe heads, celts, pendants, hammers, grinding stones, many misc items- great pictures of some truly great artifacts online!! Two large 4 & 5” megalodon teeth, Special rare fossil: large 14” –whole log OHIO petrified wood. Check out the online photos!

 

TERMS: Cash or good check with proper ID and all Major Credit/Debit cards (3% buyer’s fee) accepted. 

 

Saturday January 20th, @ 10AM!!!!

 

 

COUNTRY RANCH HOME & QUONSET BUILDING ON .718 ACRES, VINTAGE DAVID BRADLEY TRACTOR, TWO HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLES, VEHICLES, TROYBILT POWER EQUIPMENT, SHOP EQUIPMENT,  TOOLS, HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, ANTIQUES, AND MORE!

 

OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION, Saturday January 20th, @ 10 AM FOR PERSONAL PROPERTY, 12 PM FOR THE REAL ESTATE ON THE PREMISES @ 275 C.R. 313,

BLUFFTON, OH

 

This ranch home is located just north of Bluffton, OH, but is situated in Hancock County. The home includes a covered front patio, living room, eat-in kitchen, two bedrooms, full bathroom, utility room, and small enclosed rear porch. The property also includes extra parking area and a steel Quonset building w/ overhead garage door and additional floored loft area. Come and join us at the open houses or call                                   Travis Farthing 419-348-4612 or Natalie Farthing 419-348-5979.                                                                                   

 

AUCTIONEERS NOTE: This is a partial listing of items. There will be much more available than is listed! Restroom and Good Food will be available. Check out all the good pictures on Auctionzip.com- ID# 6376. Large items will be sold outside while most smalls will be on tables in the building. Dress Warm!!

 

HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLES: 2012 Harley Davidson FX Softail twin cam 88 w/carburetor –nice! 3810 miles, sells w/ reasonable reserve; 1994 Harley Davidson XL2 Sportster- nice-sells w/ no reserve; Central Hydraulics 1000 Lb. flatbed Motorcycle lift; misc. motorcycle parts, motorcycle wheel chock for hauling  

 

VINTAGE DAVID BRADLEY TRACTOR: circa 40’s-50’s David Bradley walk behind garden tractor in very good condition-includes original plow and front snow blade; other assorted related implements, 1971 John Deere 112 w/ hydraulic lift, mower deck and snow blade,-also in good condition

 

TROYBILT & OTHER POWER EQUIPMENT, TOOLS AND GARAGE ITEMS: Troybilt Econo-horse rear tine tiller, Two Troybilt riding mowers, Troybilt 8HP-24” snow blower with wind deflector and chains, Snapper LE 17” snow blower, Torybilt Lawn sweeper/chipper/vac; Troybilt chipper/shredder, Mantis Swift Split upright log splitter, small Trotbilt garden tiller, several other smaller garden equipment, Crafstman mechanic’s tool chest on chest, US General rolling tool chest & others, Hundreds of good mechanic’s hand tools and sets, power tools and sets, gardening tools & related items, Lots of misc garage items 

 

VEHICLES: 1994 Ford 250 pickup w/ extended cab-lots of miles and rebuilt engine and transmission; 90’s 36’ Coachmen Santara Motorhome- relatively low mileage, but needs lots of TLC, 5’ X 10’ single axle utility/hauling trailer  

NATIQUES/VINTAGE/COLLECTIBLE ITEMS; Victorian dresser w/ mirror-teardrop pulls, & marble; Curved glass front curio cabinet w/ leaded glass; Oak Library table/desk; old light up Santa head, 60+ die-cast collectible cars & HD motorcycles w/boxes; other small collectibles, Entire Time Life set of Louis Lamour books, barn & hunting lanterns, large cast iron fish hook on chain, large iron skeleton keys, & many other items!

HOUSEHOLD GOODS & FURNITURE: Two nice modern barrister bookshelves, lots of other good furniture, full inventory of kitchen goods/appliances; Lots of DVDs, and all kinds of many other good items!                                                                                                         

 Terms for Real Estate: 5% down day of sale with the balance due and payable within 30 days.  This property does not sell subject to inspections or financing including appraisals or any other financing requirements. Purchasers must have their financing in order and be prepared to bid and buy on sale day.  It sells in “as is” condition with no warranties or guarantees of any kind.  Seller reserves the right to accept or reject any and or all bids, but fully intends to sell on sale day.  Be prepared to bid and buy!  Purchasers are responsible to have any and all inspections completed prior to the auction. Lead based paint information available at the open houses and the office. Auctioneer works as Seller’s agent.

 

Terms for personal property: Cash or good check w/ proper ID, & all major credit cards.

 

 

OWNERS: Estate of Ricky Lee Weyer, Hancock County Probate Case

# 20171364, Jeremiah & Garret Weyer, Co-Executors

 

SATURDAY JANUARY 20TH

COUNTRY RANCH HOME & QUONSET BUILDING ON .718 ACRES AND HOUSEHOLD GOODS, HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLES, POWER & SHOP EQUIPMENT, TOOLS AND MORE!

                           OPEN HOUSES: THURSDAY NOVEMBER 30TH                                      & THURSDAY DECEMBER 7TH BOTH 5-7 PM

     OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION, SATURDAY JANUARY 20TH,

@ 10 AM FOR PERSONAL PROPERTY,12 PM FOR THE REAL ESTATE                                      ON THE PREMISES @ 275 C.R. 313, BLUFFTON, OH

This ranch home is located just north of Bluffton, OH, but is situated in Hancock County. The home includes a covered front patio, living room, eat-in kitchen, two bedrooms, full bathroom, utility room, and small enclosed rear porch. The property also includes extra parking area and a steel Quonset building w/ overhead garage door and additional floored loft area. Come and join us at the open houses or call Travis Farthing 419-348-4612 or Natalie Farthing 419-348-5979.                                                                                   Terms for Real Estate: 5% down day of sale with the balance due and payable within 30 days.  This property does not sell subject to inspections or financing including appraisals or any other financing requirements. Purchasers must have their financing in order and be prepared to bid and buy on sale day.  It sells in “as is” condition with no warranties or guarantees of any kind.  Seller reserves the right to accept or reject any and or all bids, but fully intends to sell on sale day.  Be prepared to bid and buy!  Purchasers are responsible to have any and all inspections completed prior to the auction. Lead based paint information available at the open houses and the office. Auctioneer works as Seller’s agent. Terms for personal property: Cash or good check w/ proper ID, & all major credit cards.

OWNERS: Estate of Ricky Lee Weyer, Hancock County Probate Case

# 20171364, Jeremiah & Garret Weyer, Co-Executors

 

  BIGGER THAN IT LOOKS! 3-4 BEDROOM NICE BRICK RANCH                                          & PERSONAL PROPERTY-LIST IN LATER ADS                                

       OF FERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST,                    PERSONAL  PROPERTY @ 2 PM, REAL ESTATE @ 6 PM                              

  ON THE PREMISES @ 511 CHARLES AVE. FINDLAY, OH

 Truly bigger than it looks, this well maintained brick ranch offers an eat-in kitchen, living room, 3 bedrooms and an office room that could be another bedroom or small family room, 1-1/2 bathrooms, an attached one-car garage and a nice rear concrete patio. This home is situated on a nicely landscaped & pie shaped lot. Come join us at the open houses or call Travis Farthing 419-348-4612 or Natalie Farthing 419-348-5979 for a showing appointment.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

SOLD AT AUCTION

LIVE IN, FLIP, OR RENTAL POTENTIAL!  

     OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION WED.  

                  SEPT. 7TH @ 7pm                                          

ON THE PREMISES

@ 425 N. BLANCHARD ST., FINDLAY, OHIO      

This aluminum sided ranch home offers a LR, FR,  eat-in kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, a full bath, utility room and a two car detached garage. HVAC system is updated. Call Travis Farthing @ 419-348-4612

            for a personal showing.   

SOLD

Real Estate Auction

September 6th @ 7:00 P.M.

 

LIVE IN, FLIP, OR RENTAL POTENTIAL!  

  OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION

           WED. SEPT. 6TH @ 7pm                           ON THE PREMISES @ 1134 VINCENT ST.                      FINDLAY, OHIO                                      OPEN HOUSES: MONDAY AUG 7TH 5-7 PM & SAT. AUG 12TH-2-4 PM      

This vinyl sided ranch home offers a LR, eat-in kitchen, 3 Bedrooms, a full bath and a one car attached garage. Rear country views! Roof, some windows, HVAC are updated. Call Travis Farthing @ 419-348-4612 for a personal showing.   

 

 

 

 

                SOLD                      Real Estate Auction

Tuesday August 29th @ 7:00 P.M.

911 Kingswood Drive., Lima, Ohio

Open House August 3rd from 5-7

      NICE BRICK/VINYL RANCH HOME

               ON LIMA’S EAST SIDE                                                               

This nice home offers 3BR, 2BA, LR, DR, FR w/fireplace, Kitchen, and a 2 car attached garage. Updates include newer HVAC system and roof. Twin Lakes Subdivision, Bath Local School District. Call Travis Farthing @ 419-348-4612 for details.

 

 

SOLD AT AUCTION

113.298 ACRES INCLUDING PRODUCTIVE FARM GROUND & SOME WOODS

OFFERED IN THREE PARCELS AT PUBLIC AUCTION

THURSDAY AUGUST 10TH @ 7 PM  

On the premises on Township Road 119, just north of County Road 203, McComb, Ohio (just N of the residence at 2462 CR 203 McComb- by the Old Hickory Tree!)

PARCEL I: 36.817 acres including 30.2 acres of tillable farm ground & 5.7 acres of woods. Soil types include Hoytville Silty Clay, Haskins Loam, Napanee Loam, and Oshtemo Sandy Loam. This ground has frontage on T R 119 & C R 203. This parcel will be offered once by itself and again as part of parcel III. The Hancock County Auditor’s online site lists this parcel as #400001030367. There will be a one-time payment made to the new buyer of $4500.00 for the 2017 harvest. 

PARCEL II: 76.481 acres including 74.351 acres of tillable farm ground. Soil types include Hoytville Silty Clay, Haskins Loam, Napanee Loam, and Oshtemo Sandy Loam. This ground has frontage on T R 119 & C R 203.  This parcel will be offered once by itself and again as part of parcel III. The Hancock County Auditor’s online site lists this parcel as both #400001029585 and #400000095910. There will be a one-time payment made to the new buyer of $11,100.00 for the 2017 harvest.

PARCEL III: Being both parcels I & II offered together including a one-time payment made to the new buyer of $15,600.00 for the 2017 harvest.     

Possession granted after the current tenant farmer has fully completed the 2017 harvest. Full 2017 real estate taxes to be paid by seller. This farm is participating in the Government farm program. Please call Travis Farthing @ 419-348-4612 for additional information.

Terms for Real Estate: 5% down day of sale with the balance due and payable within 45 days.  This property does not sell subject to financing.  Purchasers must have their financing in order and be prepared to bid and buy on sale day.  It sells in “as is” condition with no warranties or guarantees of any kind.  Seller reserves the right to accept or reject any and or all bids but fully intends to sell on sale day. Auctioneer works as seller’s agent.

Owners: Carol S. Burris Revocable Trust, Carol S. Burris, Trustee 

 

SOLD AT AUCTION

COUNTRY RANCH HOME OVERLOOKING THE SANDUSKY RIVER

 

COUNTRY RANCH HOME OVERLOOKING THE SANDUSKY RIVER  AND PERSONAL PROPERTY

         OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION     TUESDAY, MAY 23RD , 2017                                  REAL ESTATE OFFERED AT 7 PM.                           PERSONAL PROPERTY STARTS AT 3 PM

ON THE PREMISES @ 1501 N. T.R. 73, TIFFIN, OHIO

OPEN HOUSES: Mon. April 24th, & Tue. May 2nd,  BOTH 5-7 PM

This vinyl-sided ranch home offers 1548 living square footage. The home includes open kitchen/dining area, living room, 3 bedrooms, full bathroom, utility room, a rear enclosed 3-season room, and an attached two-car garage. The home has replacement windows and a newer roof. The house is situated on a nice ½ acre lot overlooking the Sandusky River. The home is ready for your remodeling and renovation ideas and projects

 

  


                     

                     

SOLD AT AUCTION

Wednesday April 26th @ 7 P.M.

74.999 Acres Of Productive Farm Ground On the Premises of the Former Homestead located at 17335 Township Road 2074, Findlay, Ohio

              

FARM GROUND SELLS IN ONE PARCEL:  74.418 acres of productive, mostly tillable farm ground, and .581 acres of road/right of way to total 74.999 acres, according to the Hancock County Auditor’s records. This farm is randomly tiled and includes soil types of: Pewamo silty clay loam, Blount loam, Blount-Houcktown complex, Blount-Jenera complex, and Blount silt loam. The farm is currently enrolled in the government farm program and does NOT lie in a flood zone. The current legal description of this farm has been approved by the Auditor’s office and will therefore not be surveyed. The total price of the farm will be determined by a per acre basis based on the current figure of 74.999 acres. The current tenant farmer will retain full 2017 farming and harvest rights. The seller will provide the new buyer a one -time cash payment of $ 11,250.00 for 2017 farm harvest at time of closing. Possession will be given upon tenant farmer’s rights. Call Travis Farthing at 419-348-4612 for further information or any questions.    

 

SOLD AT AUCTION

                 BEAUTIFUL, NEWER ONE STORY,                  BRICK/VINYL HOME IN                       ARCADIA SCHOOL DISTRICT & QUALITY PERSONAL PROPERTY                            OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION SATURDAY                     MARCH 18, 2017               

           PERSONAL PROPERTY STARTS @10 AM, REAL ESTATE @ 12 NOON

ON THE PREMISES @ 1401 FAIRWAY DR. FOSTORIA, OH

           BEAUTIFUL, NEWER ONE STORY, BRICK/VINYL HOME IN               ARCADIA SCHOOL DISTRICT, ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES, TORO ZERO TURN MOWER, TOOLS, GARAGE AND OUTDOOR ITEMS, GOOD HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE AND GOODS, 2 GUNS, BABY GRAND PIANO

OFFERED @ PUBLIC AUCTION SATURDAY MARCH 18, 2017                 

     PERSONAL PROPERTY STARTS @ 10 AM, REAL ESTATE @ 12 NOON

 

This 2005 built brick/vinyl home (NOT a condo) offers a large open concept living room/dining room/well-appointed kitchen, master bedroom/full bathroom suite, two additional bedrooms, another full bathroom, separate utility room, and two-3 season sunrooms! There is also an attached two car garage with attic storage. Neutrally decorated, this home has been very well cared for and is in move in condition! $100.00 per year association fee.

SOLD AT AUCTION

December 15th at 6:00 P.M.

 

  LUTHER WISELEY TRUST FARM GROUND 197+ACRES                 ON THE EAST SIDE OF HANCOCK COUNTY

OFFERED IN MULTIPLE PARCELS AT PUBLIC AUCTION

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15TH @ 6PM

Auction to be held at the Biglick Township House 8273 T R 258, Alvada, Ohio 

Auctioneer’s Note:  These farms are located on U S Rte 224 east of C R 330-south side & on C R 330 south of U S Rte 224-east side in Sections 3 & 10 of Biglick Twp., Hancock County, State of Ohio. These farms are all randomly tiled many years ago according to the owner. These farms are easily farmed with few obstacles. All information is derived from the Wiseley Family, the Hancock County Courthouse records, and professional surveys. The sale of parcels 2 & 3 are subject to survey as they will be splits. No other surveys will be performed.

Farm will be offered in 7 parcels. The farms are only offered one time only. You will have the opportunity to raise your bid at the end of each parcel, however they are only offered once. If parcels are combined and a higher bid is reached, that is how it will sell. Be prepared to bring your highest and best bid for each and every parcel. Call Steve George @ 419-306-1144 or Travis Farthing @ 419-348-4612 with any questions. Don’t miss this great opportunity for this quality farm ground! 

Parcel 1:  Being approximately 94 +/- tillable acres. Soil types include mostly Blount Silt Loam 0-2%, Pewamo Silt Loam, and smaller amounts of Glynwood Silt Loam & Blount Silt Loam 2-4%. This farm has frontage on C R 330 south of U S Rte. 224.

Parcel 2 : Being approximately 12+/-  acres of wooded recreational or future development  ground. This will be a “flag” lot with 60’ wide access lane all the way to and through to the rear of this parcel. This parcel will have 60’ of frontage on C R 330 south of U S Rte. 224.

Parcel 3: Being approximately 20 +/- tillable acres on the front side of the wooded parcel 2. Soil types include mostly Pewamo Silt Loam, Blount Silt Loam, and a small amount of Blount Jenera Complex. This farm has frontage on C R 330 south of U S Rte. 224.

Parcel 4: Being parcels 2 & 3 offered together. 33.34 total acres.

Parcel 5:  Being parcels 1 & 4 offered together. 129.165 total acres. 

Parcel 6: Being approximately 66+/- tillable acres. Soil types include mostly Pewamo Silt Loam & Blount Silt Loam, with smaller amounts of Blount Houcktown complex & Blount Jenera complex. This farm has frontage on U S Rte. 224 east of C R 330. 

Parcel 7: Being parcels 5 & 6 being offered together totaling 197.09 acres including all tillable, wooded, and right of way acreage. 

Terms:  Buyers will receive immediate possession of the farm as it has already been harvested for the year. Sellers will pay for all of 2016 taxes as well as any survey costs necessary.  5% down payment the day of sale, with the balance due and payable on or before 30 days from day of the sale. Buyers to assume any taxes accrued for 2017. This property does not sell subject to financing.  Purchasers must have their financing in order and be prepared to bid and buy on sale day.  This real property sells in “as is” condition with no warranties or guarantees of any kind.  Seller reserves the right to accept or reject any and or all bids but fully intends to sell on sale day.Auctioneer/Realtor works as seller’s agent.  

Owners: Luther Wiseley Trust, By Vicky Wiseley, Trustee.