State Farm Road West Parcel - Kinderhook, Columbia County

State Farm Road, Kinderhook, NY
Property Location: 
West side of State Farm Road 42° 25' 58.5156" N, 73° 40' 42.0348" W
East side of State Farm Road 42° 25' 48.6804" N, 73° 40' 42.6792" W
County: 
Columbia
Auction Date: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Minimum Bid: 
$200,000
Final Bid: 
$430,000

The parcel is primarily vacant land and sits on both sides of State Farm Road. The portion of the parcel West of the road is vacant cropland with high-quality soils. It has approximately 1790’ frontage and begins immediately across from Konkle Lane (the access road to the Town of Kinderhook Volunteers' Park). The portion of the parcel on the east side of State Farm Road is partly cleared and tillable with a drop-off to the Valatie Kill. It has approximately 380’ of frontage, and is located approximately halfway between Dogwood Knolls and the Ichabod Crane School campus. Improvements on the east side of the road include a large pole barn, a two-bay garage, mobile home, and a root cellar.  Approximately 25% of the property is wooded. 

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Q: When is the successful bidder required to submit their deposit and balance?
A: The successful bidder must endorse the deposit check (10% of the minimum bid) to the "Commissioner of General Services." If applicable, an additional nonrefundable amount will be required which, together with the initial deposit, equals ten percent of the successful bid price. That amount is to be paid no later than 10 business days after notification of bid acceptance. The balance of the purchase price is due 90 days after notification of bid acceptance.
Q: What is required to participate in an auction?
A: All bidders must bring a deposit check for 10 percent of the minimum bid in the form of a certified check or bank draft made payable to themselves, and a valid government-issued ID.  
Q: Is the property available to tour before the auction?
A: Depending on the property, open house dates may be scheduled. If no dates are listed, the property may be available for self-inspection or a scheduled tour. All information regarding open houses, self-inspections or scheduled tours can be found in the “Open House” section.
Q: What are the requirements and terms if a broker is used?
A: See the Notice of Sale, in the "Legal Documents" section for each auction, as special terms and broker commissions may apply.