This Auction has been CANCELED.
ALLIANT LEGAL GROUP, LLC
6 Reservoir Circle – Suite 203
Baltimore, MD 21208
SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEES’ AUCTION
CHURCH & OUTBUILDING
Situated on 1.14± Acres
4906 HARFORD ROAD
(Tax Account #27-26-5366-006)
LOT SS SHIREY AVENUE
16-2 X 128-5
(Tax Account #27-26-5366-062)
Baltimore, MD 21214
Sale to Be Held at the
Circuit Court for Baltimore City
Clarence M. Mitchell, Jr., Courthouse
100 N. Calvert Street
Courthouse Door – Calvert Street Entrance
Baltimore, MD 21202
– CANCELED –
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2020
AT 2:00 P.M.
Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a certain Deed of Trust, Security Agreement and Assignment of Contracts, Leases and Rents (the “Deed of Trust”) from Church of the Disciples to the Trustee therein, dated June 19, 2014, and recorded among the Land Records of Baltimore City, Maryland, in Liber No. 16334, Page 101, the holder of the indebtedness secured thereby having appointed the undersigned to act as Substitute Trustees, in place and stead of the aforementioned Trustee, by instrument duly executed, acknowledged and recorded among the Land Records aforesaid, (Case No. 24-O-18-002050), default having occurred under the terms thereof and at the request of the party secured thereby, the undersigned Substitute Trustees will sell at Public Auction, at the courthouse steps, as noted above, the following:
All those fee simple lots of ground and the improvements thereon, situate and lying in Baltimore City, State of Maryland and being more fully described in the above-referenced Deed of Trust.
The property fronts approximately 60’3″ along the west side of Harford Road, by a depth of approximately 825′. An additional 16’2″ wide strip leads from the southwest side of Shirey Avenue approximately 126’8″ to the main parcel. According to public tax records, the property comprises 1.14 acres of land, is zoned OR-1, office-residential, with improvements comprising a two story church/rectory, built in 1920 and containing 4,960 square feet of gross building area. A detached concrete block garage building is situated in the rear.
NOTE: The information contained herein has been obtained from sources deemed reliable and is believed to be accurate. However, no express or implied warranty is made or may be inferred from any such representation. Dimensions, square footage and acreage contained herein are more or less. Prospective purchasers are encouraged to perform their own due diligence, in advance of the auction, regarding the permitted uses of the property.
TERMS OF SALE: A $5,000 deposit, payable by cashier’s check, will be required of the purchaser at time and place of sale. The deposit shall be increased to 10% of the purchase price within 24 hours at the Auctioneer’s Office. The holder of the indebtedness, or a person designated by the holder to take title on the holder’s behalf, if a bidder at the sale, shall not be required to post a deposit. Balance to be paid in cash at settlement, which shall take place within ten (10) business days following final ratification of the sale by the Circuit Court for Baltimore City at the offices of the Substitute Trustees. If payment of the balance does not take place within the specified time, the deposit shall be forfeited to the Substitute Trustees and all expenses of this sale (including attorney fees and full commission on the gross sales price of the sale) shall be charged against and paid from the forfeited deposit. In the event of resale the defaulting purchaser(s) shall not be entitled to any surplus proceeds or profits resulting from any resale of the property regardless of any improvements made to the real property. Interest to be charged on the unpaid purchase money, at the default rate stated in the Note executed in connection with the foreclosed Deed of Trust, from date of contract to date of settlement. If settlement is delayed for any reason, there will be no abatement of interest. All adjustments as of date of contract. Taxes, water, sewer, ground rent, condominium fees, and/or homeowners association dues, if applicable, to be adjusted to the date of contract and assumed thereafter by the purchaser. All other public charges and assessments payable on a monthly or an annual basis, including sanitary and/or metropolitan district charges, are to be adjusted for the current year to date of contract and assumed thereafter by the purchaser. The purchaser(s) shall be responsible for payment of any ground rent escrow, if required. The property will be sold in “AS IS” condition, without express or implied warranty as to the nature and description of the improvements as contained herein; and subject to easements, agreements, restrictions or covenants of record affecting same, if any. Purchaser shall be responsible for obtaining physical possession of the property and assumes the risk of loss or damage to the property from the date of contract forward. The purchaser waives and releases the Substitute Trustees, the holder of the indebtedness, the Auctioneers, and their respective agents, successors and assigns from any and all claims the purchaser and/or its successors and assigns may now have or may have in the future relating to the condition of the property, including but not limited to the environmental condition thereof. The property is also being sold subject to all existing housing, building and zoning code violations, critical area and wetland violations, environmental problems, conditions or hazards, which may exist on or with respect to the property and such state of facts that an accurate survey or physical inspection of the property might disclose. Purchaser(s) shall be responsible for obtaining physical possession of the property. If there are tenants in possession of all or part of the property, the Substitute Trustees shall not be responsible for any tenant security deposit. If the Substitute Trustees are unable to convey good and marketable title, the purchaser’s sole remedy in law or equity shall be limited to the refund of the deposit. Upon refund of the deposit this sale shall be null and void and of no effect, and the purchaser shall have no further claim against the Substitute Trustees, the holder of the indebtedness or Auctioneers. Recordation costs, transfer taxes and all other costs incident to settlement to be paid by the purchaser. Time shall be of the essence for the purchaser.
Authority to cancel this sale rests solely with the Substitute Trustees and/or the Auctioneer. Prospective buyers should disregard all other statements and comments made by any other person or entity regarding minimum bids, pricing and cancellations of the sale. Additional terms may be announced at the time of sale. The Substitute Trustees reserve: (1) the right to accept or reject any or all bids; (2) the right to modify or waive the requirements for bidders’ deposits and terms of sale and/or settlement; (3) the right to withdraw the Property from the sale before acceptance of the final bid; and (4) the right to cancel or postpone the sale.
No Buyer’s Premium
Gordon B. Heyman and Debra G. Lerner, Substitute Trustees