Tue. Sep 26th, 2023
    Real Estate Auctions Yield High Sales Prices

    Martin & Rutt Auctioneers recently held several public auctions for real estate properties, resulting in impressive sale prices. One auction took place on August 29 for Michael N. and Andrea N. Martin’s property at 214 E. Spruce St., New Holland. The three-bedroom rancher on 0.34 acres sold for $440,000 to David Raker from Allentown.

    Another auction on the same day, conducted by Kline, Kreider & Good Auctioneers, featured the property of Daniel P. and Judith A. Gluck at 1365 Swamp Bridge Road, Stevens. This 13-acre farmette, which included a barn, shop, and garage, sold for $810,000 to Elam Lapp from Stevens.

    On August 30, Martin & Rutt Auctioneers organized another public auction for Curvin Z. Zimmerman’s property at 726 Stonecrest Road, New Holland. The five-bedroom Colonial house, with both an attached two-car garage and a detached two-car garage/shop, situated on 1.3 acres, sold for $540,000 to Jacob Ebersol from New Holland.

    Auctioneers Beiler-Campbell Auction Service hosted a public sale on August 30 for Big Game Properties LLC, located on South Eagle Valley Road, Port Matilda. A 235-acre parcel of land was sold for $840,000 to Anita Duey from Tyrone.

    Kline, Kreider & Good Auctioneers conducted another auction on the same day for Christ Community Church of Reading. The sale included two houses and a garage on 17.7 acres, earning $1,010,000 from the purchase by Matsuk Holdings LLC, based in New Holland.

    On August 31, Martin & Rutt Auctioneers held an auction for Michael M. and Peg S. Nolt’s property at 1398 Pleasantville Road, Ephrata. The sale included a five-bedroom farmhouse, equipment buildings, a broiler house, and a beef barn situated on 102 acres. The final bid amounted to an impressive $4,896,000, with Lamar Weaver from Ephrata as the buyer.

    Beiler-Campbell Auction Services organized another auction on September 2, featuring two parcels of land in Warfordsburg. One 178.9-acre parcel along Buck Valley Road sold for $395,000 to Mathew Wood from Hancock, Maryland, while a 167.2-acre parcel along Black Oak Road sold for $315,000 to James Arnold from Catonsville, Maryland.

    Finally, Double E Auction Service facilitated a public auction on the same day for the property of Elias and Sarah Beiler at 757 Maple Grove Road, New Holland. The seven-bedroom house, barn, shop, sheds, and accompanying personal property sold for a total of $693,000, with Linford Leid as the buyer.

    These real estate auctions achieved notable sales prices, illustrating the demand for properties in the respective areas.

    Sources: Martin & Rutt Auctioneers, Kline, Kreider & Good Auctioneers, Beiler-Campbell Auction Service, Double E Auction Service.