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Bid Title: Structures, to Include Homes, For Sale
Category: City Clerk
Status: Closed


The City of Minot, North Dakota is requesting sealed bids for structures, to include homes, for sale that were purchased by the City within the footprint of the flood control project.

Structures will be sold as-is with no guarantee or warranty to their condition or soundness.  Those designated with “**” have lead-based paint or asbestos hazard information available.

Each bid must include a five (5) percent bidders bond in a separate envelope attached to the bid envelope.  Acceptable will be cashier checks, bidder bond, or cash.  Any outstanding balance must be paid within fifteen (15) days of highest bid award.

Homes, garages, and commercial structures to be moved require a ten-thousand dollar ($10,000) performance bond posted with the City within ten (10) days of award of being the highest bidder. Sheds do not require a performance bond.

Land is not included as part of this auction.  Structures must be removed and relocated outside the 2011 flood inundation area at winning bidder’s expense.  Winning bidder must provide destination address, obtain any necessary moving permits and coordinate removal plan through City of Minot property maintenance within 30 days of bid opening.  Debris and/or damage created by structure removal shall be the winning bidder’s responsibility.  Structures must be removed from city lots within 120 days of bid award.  Exceptions require City approval.  The City reserves the right to demolish structures left in place beyond the deadline.  Demolition of basement/slab is City responsibility.

All structures moved must follow jurisdictional ordinances and zoning codes in place at the permanent location of the structure.  Structures remaining in the City of Minot’s jurisdictional boundaries require a certificate of occupancy be issued within six months of bid.

The following is a list of structures available to the highest bidder.  Detached garages and sheds are considered separate items that require an independent bid from the home structure.  Home-type structures have a minimum bid representing 5% of the most recent city assessed tax value, with no minimum bid on sheds/garages. (338 Walders has 20% minimum)

Address Minimum Bid/Assessed Value
1119 6th Ave SW - home $6,750/$135,000
1014 6th Ave SW - home $4,350/$87,000
1205 6th Ave SW - home $8,450/$169,000
2708 14th Ave SW - home $12,000/$240,000
1211 28th St SW - home $3,800/$76,000
612 2nd Ave NE - home ** $4,050/$81,000 
1010 6th Ave SW - home $7,700/$154,000
1210 8th Ave SW - home $6,700/$134,000 
713 12th St SW - home $4,950/$99,000
10 5th St NW - home ** $6,000/$120,000
1021 6th Ave SW - home $6,350/$127,000
1027 5th Ave SW - home $5,200/$104,000
338 Walders St - home $49,000/$245,000
909 3rd Ave NE - home $3,000/$60,000
11 5th St NE - home $4,250/$85,000
519 1st Ave NE - home $4,700/$94,000
1105 5th Ave SW - home $5,250/$105,000
620 2nd Ave NE - home ** $8,050/$161,000
601 12th St SW - home ** $3,250/$65,000
2715 13th Ave SW - home ** $7,650/$153,000
1105 5th Ave SW - shed NA 
1021 6th Ave SW - shed NA
1210 8th Ave SW - garage NA 
215 6th St NE - garage only NA
620 2nd Ave NE - garage NA 
601 12th St SW - shed NA 
1010 6th Ave SW - fencing NA
707 12th St SW - wood garage NA
205 Maple St - shed east/yellow NA 
205 Maple St - shed west/tan NA 

Structures will be open & available to view on Thu, Apr 19th, 2018 from 10:00 AM to noon.  City staff will not be present at all structures.  This will be the only viewing opportunity.

All envelopes must be sealed, and the face of the envelope shall be clearly marked “City Property for Sale” with the address of the structure being bid on.  Any bidder may bid on more than one structure, however only one bid may be submitted per envelope and a performance bond is required for each structure.  All bids must be submitted as follows:

Attn: Finance Department
City of Minot
P.O. Box 5006 
Minot, ND 58702

Or hand delivered to:
515 2nd Ave SW
Second Floor
Minot, ND 58701

Bids will be opened on Thu, Apr 26th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall (515 2nd Ave SW, Minot, North Dakota).  Any bids received after the deadline will be returned unopened.

The City of Minot reserves, to itself, the right to reject any or all bids.

Additional information may be obtained via the City’s website at Any questions concerning the bidding process should be addressed to the Federal Compliance Officer at 701-857-1553.

The City of Minot promotes fair housing and makes all programs available regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or handicap.

Publication Date/Time:
4/5/2018 12:00 AM
Publication Information:
Minot Daily News
Closing Date/Time:
4/26/2018 11:00 AM
Submittal Information:
Submit to City Clerk
Contact Person:
Federal Compliance Officer 701-857-1553

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