Legal Description: All of Section 32, Township 1 South, Range 28 East BHM, Jones County, South Dakota
Access: Well-maintained gravel road for 3 ½ miles from Murdo with the last one-half (½) mile being a very accessible section line to the Southeast corner of property.
Taxes: The 2022 real estate taxes on the property are $1,266.78
Possession: Immediate possession available at closing or by arrangement following auction.
Operation: The property has historically been used as summer grass for cow/calf pairs.
Soils: The soils on the property are comprised mostly of Lakoma Clay and Opal Clay with an average CPI rating of 42.18.
Improvements: West River Lyman Jones rural water with meter pit in Southeast Quarter and piped to the center of section providing fresh water in large tire tank, surrounded by sorting and watering corral with well-maintained fences around each quarter to perfectly provide four (4) individual pastures developed for rotational grazing or could be modified to accommodate different herds.
Utilities: West River Lyman Jones rural water and electric service lines in the section line bordering the South edge of the section which could be easily tapped into for electric service to the property.
Water: West River Lyman Jones rural water with meter pit in Southeast Quarter and piped to the center of section providing fresh water to a large tire tank, plus dams in the NE1/4, SE1/4 and SW1/4 fed by natural drainage.
Owners: Dan and Jeannell Scott
Terms & Conditions
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Placing a bid on any auction indicates acceptance of and agreement with the Terms and Conditions of this contractual agreement between the bidder and Hewitt Land Company.
Bidding & Registration Information
By registering as an online bidder, the bidder contractually agrees to comply with the Auction Terms and Conditions available on this bidding platform as well as at www.hewittlandcompany.com.
Identity verification is a standard part of the bidder registration process. If identity verification is questionable, Hewitt Land Company has the right to reject the registration, and bidding activity will be terminated. The Seller and Hewitt Land Company reserve the right to preclude any bidder if there is any question regarding credentials, mental fitness, et cetera.
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Some auctions may require a credit card authorization to complete the bidder’s registration, and if the bidder fails to execute an accepted contract or provide the required Earnest Money Deposit by the deadline provided in the Auction Terms and Conditions, his/her credit card may be charged.
Online Use & Technical Issues
Internet connections may be delayed or unreliable as the sole source of communicating a bid to the auctioneer. Neither the seller nor Hewitt Land Company, Inc., nor any associates affiliated with Hewitt Land Company, Inc. shall bear any responsibility for internet connections. For assistance in placing bids during the auction feel free to call one of the following numbers; Tanner Hewitt, 605-490-7952, Tyson Hewitt, 605-206-0034, or JD Hewitt, 605-347-1100.
When using the online bidding website, the user agrees to obey any and all local, state and federal laws. Violations will result in termination of website use privileges.
In the event there are technical difficulties related to the server, software, internet or any other online auction-related technologies, Hewitt Land Company reserves the right to extend bidding, continue the bidding, or close the bidding. Neither the company providing the software, nor Hewitt Land Company shall be held responsible for a missed bid or the failure of the software to function properly for any reason.
Conduct of the Auction
The Preliminary Title Commitment is available online. An owner’s policy of title insurance will be provided with cost divided equally between Buyer and Seller.
The property is being sold “as-is, where-is” and each bidder should conduct his/her own due-diligence related to the property.
The bidder acknowledges that if a bid is submitted during the auction, the bid may become the high bid and therefore obligate the bidder to purchase the tract(s) or parcel(s) at the bid price.
The minimum bid increase will be at the discretion of the Auctioneer. Bids will be recognized in the order received.
Hewitt Land Company reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any reason. It also reserves the right to cancel an auction or remove any item or lot from this auction prior to the close of bidding. All decisions of Hewitt Land Company are final.
The winning bidder will be required to complete, sign and return the real estate contract without modifications following the auction. The winning bidder will be required to provide 15% non-refundable earnest money deposit as stated in the contract. The purchaser will be responsible for any related fees. Should the winning bidder not comply within the stated time frame, he/she shall be held responsible.
Both the winning bidder and Seller shall hold harmless Hewitt Land Company for any liabilities or expenses resulting from either Bidder’s or Seller’s failure to fulfill any obligations set forth in these Terms and Conditions.
Property sells subject to seller confirmation. At the conclusion of the auction successful bidders shall enter into a purchase agreement and deposit 15% nonrefundable earnest money with the balance due in certified funds upon closing, on or before August 1, 2023. Any early closing will be upon mutual consent. Property will be sold without buyer contingency of any kind. Have financial arrangements secured prior to bidding. Deeded property sold by legal description only. Any survey required shall be at the expense of the buyer. All information has been derived from sources deemed reliable; however, neither Seller nor the Auctioneers/Brokers are making any guarantees or warranties, actual or implied. Property selling “As-is where is”. Inspect to the extent deemed necessary both on and off premises and use your own judgement when bidding. Announcements made at auction take precedence over any prior printed or oral representations.
Possession: Immediate possession of property available at closing or by arrangement following auction.
Title: Marketable title will be transferred by Warranty Deed and Assignment, subject to easements, restrictions, covenants and/or reservations of record. A title insurance policy will be provided by Seller and is available for your inspection prior to the auction.
Taxes: The 2023 taxes shall be pro-rated to the date of closing. The 2024 taxes shall be the responsibility of the Purchaser.
Representation: Hewitt Land Company Represents the Sellers in this Transaction. Broker Participation is invited, (form and deadline required).
Owner: Dan & Jeannell Scott
Online & Phone Bids: Registrations for online bidders, phone bidders, and Buyer’s Agents must be completed no later than 10 a.m. on June 18, 2023.
Jones County Grass Land Auction, Jones Co., SD
Live & Online: June 19, 2023
Jones County, SD Land for Sale
MURDO, SD | 640+/- ACRES
This full section of grassland provides excellent mid to late summer grazing already perfectly set up for rotational grazing with rural water in the center of the section that will put the pounds on calves or yearlings going to market or prepare them for a feeding program. The fences are in great shape and it’s a “turn key” grazing opportunity ready for cattle. With Interstate 90 within five miles and local roads so close, you won’t find a more accessible in and out grazing place for cattle. Don’t let this tract of land slip away from your operation.
Owners: Dan and Jeannell Scott
For questions regarding the property or to schedule a visit, please contact Dan Todd (605) 494-0205, Tyson Hewitt (605) 206-0034 or Tanner Hewitt at (605) 490-7952
Showing Dates: May 31 & June 7 from 11am-1pm CST, and June 19 from 10am-noon CST
Property Directions: One mile North and three miles West of Murdo, SD (3 miles west of the Golf Course)
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