Internet Only Auction
Bidding Ends Thursday, November 7th at 1:00 pm (CST)
Everything must go in this living estate sale, including the house! Bid online on great items such as: bookcases, metal shelving, cigar boxes, wooden toys, vintage cameras, china sets, appliances, kitchen items, household goods, books, and plants. Oh, and did I mention Christmas décor? Thousands of Santa figurines and Christmas collectibles are up for grabs, and just in time for the fast-approaching holiday season!
We have divided the Estate into 5 different auctions:
House: 406 Liberty Road, Smithville, MO
Household * Furniture * Tools * Books & More
Santas, Santas & More Santas
Vintage Camera Auction
Collectible Toy Auction
The 3 bedroom, 2 and a half bath, ranch over walkout basement is also being sold via online-only auction. Stop by and take a look at the house and personal property on one of the preview dates at the home in Smithville, MO. Visit our website at AuctionKansasCity.com for more information.
By placing a bid in this auction, you hereby confirm that you have read and agree to comply with the Auction Terms and Conditions, as stated in this document.
Online Bidder/Buyer's Contract: Your bid(s) placed on the United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty website are a contract and you are responsible for paying all amounts due for items purchased in this online auction. If you cannot pay for and remove the items during the pick-up times specified, then please DO NOT BID on any items in this auction.
Retention of Credit Card Information: By providing your credit card information online, you authorize United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty to charge your credit card for the purchase amount of any successful bid (including Buyer’s Premium), any associated taxes, shipping costs (if needed), and handling fees (if needed). Be advised, United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty uses a PCI compliant merchant for all billing and DOES NOT retain your credit card information on file.
BY BIDDING, YOU HEREBY AUTHORIZE UNITED COUNTRY – KANSAS CITY AUCTION AND REALTY TO CHARGE YOUR CREDIT CARD FOR ANY OF THE FEES APPLICABLE FEES LISTED.
All items MUST be removed on or before the Pick-up Period noted above. Any items purchased and not removed during the scheduled pick-up period will be charged $20 disposal fee per lot to the winning bidder’s credit card on file. Please do not bid if you are not able to pick up your items.
Shipping Instructions: Buyer is responsible for all shipping and insurance costs associated with shipping the items they purchased in the auction. Shipping & Handling Fees will be billed in a separate invoice through the bidding platform. No shipping outside of the U.S. All items shipped are required to have (shipping insurance) at or above the purchase price paid by buyer in the auction. United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty will assist in packaging and delivering the items to postal service for an additional fee. Shipments shall be made ONLY to the billing address of the credit card on file, no exceptions. A paid invoice will be required before any items are shipped and all shipping arrangements must be requested immediately upon completion of the auction.
Pick up Location: Onsite at 406 Liberty Rd., Smithville, MO 64060.
Sales Tax: 0% Sales Tax (estate sale). No sales tax is charged in an estate sale with only one seller.
Buyer’s Premium (15%): A buyer's premium of fifteen percent (15%) shall be added to the high bid price online, which will determine the final sales price for each auction lot.
Participation Requirements: Name, address, daytime phone number, email address and a Valid Credit Card are required for registration and bidding approval.
Payment Options: Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover.
Payment Instructions: ALL accounts will be settled at the conclusion of this auction. We will immediately charge the credit card you have on file with United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty/HiBid for your purchases, including buyer's premiums. *** A $25 service fee will be charged to any account whose credit card on file is declined requiring additional time and telephone contact to establish payment for merchandise. Please respond to the Auction Company immediately by phone or email, if you KNOW that you need to use an alternate credit card.
U.S. Currency: All sales and bidding shall be in U.S. dollars only.
Internet & Technology Issue Disclaimer: United Country – Kansas City Auction and Realty (Auction Company) is providing an online (Internet) auction as a service to Bidder. Bidder acknowledges and understands that there is always a possibility that the technology service may or may not function correctly during the auction. Under no circumstances shall bidder have any kind of claim against the Seller, the Auction Company, it’s Agents or Representatives in the event the Internet service fails to work correctly during the online auction. The Auction Company will not be responsible for any missed bids from any source. Internet bidders who desire to make certain their bid may be acknowledged in the event of technology failure, should use the “maximum bid” feature and leave their maximum bid at least 24 hours before the auction closes. Auction Company reserves the right to withdraw or re-catalog items in this auction at any point prior to the end of the auction.
Special Terms of Sale:
Soft Close: Additionally, if an item receives a bid within the last 3 minutes, then the close time will be extended 3 minutes from the time the bid is placed. The time will continue to be extended in 3 minute increments with each newly placed bid and the item will not close until the 3 minutes have elapsed with no additional bid activity. This eliminates "snipers" from an Internet Auction and encourages a fair and impartial platform for all bidders to participate. Please be certain that we have taken every precaution to set the site up in a transparent manner that allows for the fairest environment for both buyers and sellers.