Name Backhaus & Fette Estate Auction
Auctioneer Garnavillo Auction
Type Internet Absentee Bidding
Date(s) 10/21/2020
Auction begins at 4:30PM CST Wednesday October 21st
Preview Date/Time Preview Wednesday October 21st . Doors open 1PM
Checkout Date/Time Pickup Thursday and Friday following the auction between the hours of 10AM and 3PM
Location 105 South Main Street
Garnavillo, IA 52049
Buyer Premium Buyers Premium for online bids only.
Harlan Backhaus Estate Garnavillo, IA Virgil and Delores Fette Estate St. Olaf, IA
Auction Terms & Conditions Auction Terms & Conditions Internet Premium: 10% Items picked up at auction center during scheduled pickup times and paid for with cash or check will receive a 5% discount. Participation Requirements: Valid Credit Card required for bidding approval. The property in today's auction will be offered by the Auctioneer as an agent for the Seller, governed by the terms and conditions listed below. 1. All property is sold 'AS IS', and ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Property is open to thorough public inspection. It is the Bidder's responsibility to determine condition, age, genuineness, value or any other determinative factor. Garnavillo Auction Company may attempt to describe the merchandise in advertising, on the internet and at the auction but makes no representations. In no event shall Garnavillo Auction Company be held responsible for having made or implied any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Bidder shall be the sole judge of value. Operational status of everything is unknown. Bidders who are not present at the preview understand and acknowledge that they may not be able to inspect an item as well as if they examined it in person. If you have item specific questions that need answered you must contact us prior to bidding. Garnavillo Auction Company will not be responsible for any errors or omissions in the description of the merchandise unless it is a material and intentional misrepresentation of the item itself. Bidder agrees that everything is sold AS IS and that they may not return any item they purchase. 2. Garnavillo Auction Company is providing internet on line bidding as a service to Bidder. Bidder acknowledges and understands that this service may or may not function correctly the day of the auction. Under no circumstances shall Bidder have any kind of claim against Garnavillo Auction Company, or anyone else if the internet service fails to work correctly before or during the auction. Garnavillo Auction Company will not be responsible for any missed bids from any source. Internet bidders who desire to make certain their bid is acknowledged should use the proxy-bidding feature and leave their maximum bid 12 hours before the auction begins. Garnavillo Auction Company reserves the right to withdraw or re-catalog items in this auction. 3. The highest bidder shall be deemed the purchaser by the Auctioneer. If two bids for the same amount are received from the internet, the earliest shall be accepted- in the event of a tie bid between the internet and the Auction Center floor- the Auction Center floor shall take prioity. The record of sale kept by the auctioneer and/or will be taken as absolute and final in all disputes. 4. When an item is declared sold by the Auctioneer, the purchaser assumes full liability for that item and said item remains on the premises at the purchaser's risk. All items must be removed from auction premises the day after the auction unless arrangements have been made with the Auction company prior to bidding. Any items remaining after that time will be considered abandoned and will be resold or discarded with no refund to the buyer. 5. Payments shall be by Visa, Mastercard, or Discover. The credit card used to register with will be billed for your purchase unless you have made arranagements with Garnavillo Auction Company to pick them up the day after the sale and pay with cash or check There is a 5% surcharge for payment by credit card. 6. There is a 10% Buyer's Premium on all sales. 7. All sales are final, there shall be no refunds or returns for any reasons. There shall be no "charge backs" or refusals of payment for any reason. There shall be a $25 reprocessing fee for any "insufficient funds" or "expired credit card" encountered when your credit card is processed - please verify with that the card you have on file with them is current and accurate. 8. By bidding and buying in this auction buyer agrees to all terms and conditions presented here. Placing a bid here is a legally binding contract to bid and no bidder shall retract his bid. 9. Shipping is available on smaller items. If an item is large please ask about delivery before you bid. Shipping costs will be the responsibility of the buyer. --------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------ Terms Of Use

Seller User Terms

Bidder User Terms
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 22.50 2.50 USD
22.51 - 95.00 5.00 USD
95.01 - 500.00 10.00 USD
500.01 - 9,750.00 25.00 USD
9,750.01 - 97,500.00 2,500.00 USD
97,500.01 - 9,999,999.99 10,000.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium Buyers Premium for online bids only.
Payment Terms
PAYMENT: If you are picking up your items and prefer to pay cash you must let the auction house know ahead of time or we will charge your credit card the night of the auction. When you register to bid with HIbid there is a box to send a message to the auction house. Please let us know if you are a cash pickup customer or if your items are being shipped All credit cards on file will be charged immediately following the auction. Shipping costs are the sole responsibility of the buyer and charges will be added to your invoice. All payments must clear before items are picked up or shipped. Any questions call Peggy at 563-964-9200 or email
Please arrange to pickup your items on Thursday or Friday the day after the sale from 10AM to 3PM. If that is not possible call the auction house to make arrangements. 563-964-9200 **ATTENTION** If you cannot pickup your items in the designated time frame call to make arrangements BEFORE bidding. Any items left 48 hours after designated pickup time will become the property of Garnavillo Auction Company in full!