You can own this spectacular retreat center and have your own business, too. Mill Creek Falls Retreat draws high rental rates for retreats, weddings and reunions. This one-of-a-kind property offers an incredible opportunity for you to have your own retreat center, wedding venue, private camp or an amazing home site or sites. Mill Creek Falls Retreat has successfully built a viable wedding business model where the entire retreat center is privately rented. Wedding parties, families and guests can enjoy extended time together in a peaceful and relaxing natural setting. Formerly known as Camp Donegal since 1957, Mill Creek Falls Retreat has become a popular wedding and camping venue. This is your opportunity to purchase this wonderful, secluded wooded property located in the rolling Susquehanna River Hills of York County.
The auction is scheduled for Tuesday, October 26th at 11am, however it is also available prior to auction through pre-auction offers. Online bidding is available starting on Wednesday, October 20th. The auctioneer will be live onsite accepting bids from in-person bidders and online bidders.
By registering as a buyer and/or bidder on the property, you agree to these Terms and Conditions.
The real estate auction will be held on Tuesday, October 26th, 2021 at 11am. Onsite bidding is available as well as online bidding. Online bidding is available starting on Wednesday, October 20th through the live auction happening at 11am on Tuesday, October 26th.
This property is being offered free and clear of any liens and encumbrances with no warranties or guarantees in “As-Is” condition with all faults and defects. The sale is not subject to any contingency, including mortgage or inspection contingencies. Purchaser understands that any and all required or needed repairs, inspections, surveys, or permits are strictly and solely Purchaser’s expense and obligation.
There is a 10% buyer’s premium paid by the buyer on the winning bid. The winning bid plus the 10% buyer’s premium will comprise the total purchase price.
The real estate transfer taxes will be calculated on the total purchase price. The buyer pays both transfer taxes.
Any personal property remaining on the property at settlement transfers with the real property.
The property is being offered with a reserve and will be sold subject to seller’s confirmation.
The winning bidder will pay a $50,000.00 down payment and sign the Purchase Agreement at the conclusion of the auction.
Balance due at settlement.
The sale of this property is conditional on the approved subdivision by Lower Chanceford Township to be submitted by Lancaster Conservancy. Settlement of this parcel will occur about 60 days after the subdivision approval. The buyer will be responsible for subdivision costs estimated to be $60,000. Buyer will be responsible for all realty transfer taxes.
If the purchaser fails to comply with the terms and conditions of this auction or the purchase agreement, the seller may retain the deposit as liquidated damages, and may proceed to make a resale of the property, either at public or private sale.
H.K. Keller has the right to reject any bids placed using the online bidding platform.
Only the registered bidder may bid using the registered account, unless arrangements with H.K. Keller have been made.
If you are an online bidder and your bid wins the property, you will be emailed payment information and a Purchase Agreement to sign electronically or to print, sign, scan and return via email. These documents should be completed and returned within 24 hours.
Online bidders will have 24 hours from the conclusion of the auction to pay the down payment via wire transfer or cashier’s check unless prior arrangements have been made with the H.K.Keller.
H.K. Keller will pay a 3% commission to a real estate brokerage securing the winning bidder. The 3% commission at auction is calculated on the purchase price.
The signed Bidder Registration Form must be submitted to H.K. Keller prior to the live auction in order for the broker/agent to be compensated.