Van Wert County Land Auction

54.48+/- Acres offered in two parcels with wind turbine

SOLD! $596,717.60

We are honored to offer a great piece of Van Wert County soil at public auction. This piece has been in the same family (Lawrence & Dorthy Smith and now their heirs) for over 60 years and it is your opportunity to add it to your land portfolio. Predominate Soil type is Hoytville Silty Clay. 

Property Location: 4224 Colwell Road, Convoy, Ohio, property is south west of the intersection of Colwell and Dixon-Cavett Road

Auction Location: Community Building in Convoy 

Edgewood Park
643 N Main St
Convoy, OH 45832

Date: April 18, 2018 at 6:30 PM

Property & Process: Desirable farm ground with income producing wind turbine in Union Township, Van Wert County, Ohio. Parcel 1 will be offered first and sold by the acre. Parcel 2 will follow parcel 1. The parcels will not be offered again or in combination. 

Parcel 1: 53.48 +/- Acres in one contiguous parcel. 

Parcel 2: 1 +/- Acre site of the income producing wind turbine. 

Terms: Successful bidders will be required make a 10% non-refundable down payment at the conclusion of the auction with the balance due at closing.  A 7% Buyer’s Premium will be added to the final bid to determine the purchase price.  All desired inspections and financing arrangements need to be completed prior to bidding.  Possession of the property will be at closing.   Maps and acreages are approximate and based on final survey.  Any changes in final acreages will be adjusted to the nearest tenth of an acre.  Property offered as-is, where-is and is no contingencies offered including for financing . Once down payment funds have cleared successful high bidder on Parcel 1 will have access to property for tillage and planting if they desire and at their own risk.

Inspection: You are welcomed and encouraged to inspect the property at your convenience. 

Preliminary site work and required final survey conducted by Mike Howbert, Howbert Surveying, L.L.C., Phone: 419-863-0289



Property offered in conjunction with


Julie Carter, HER Realtors (937) 974-3118
julie.carter@HERRealtors.com


Real Esate & Equipment Specialists

Auctioneers: Peter D. Gehres (614) 306-1435
Andy White & Drew Turner 

Successful bidders will be required a 10% non-refundable down payment at the conclusion of the auction with the balance due at closing.  A 7% Buyer’s Premium will be added to the final bid to determine the purchase price.  All desired inspections and financing arrangements need to be completed prior to bidding.  Possession of the property will be at closing.   Maps and acreages are approximate and based on final survey.  Any changes in final acreages will be adjusted to the nearest tenth of an acre.  Property offered as-is, where-is and is no contingencies offered including for financing . Once down payment funds have cleared successful high bidder on Parcel 1 will have access to property for tillage and planting if they desire and at their own risk.