SMITH – OCTOBER 15, 2022



NOTE: The location of this auction has changed. The following very nice ranch home, located at 1180 Pinetree Ln. Galesburg, IL 61401, will be auctioned. The location of the auction is NOT on site due to HOA regulations. The auction will be conducted on the south edge of the Bergner’s parking lot at the old Sandburg Mall, which is just across the back tree line from the Cluster home complex. Look for the Folger’s auction truck. Call to view the property. 

SATURDAY OCTOBER 15TH, 2022                         AT 10:00 A.M. 

REAL ESTATE DESCRIPTION: This single family 2-bedroom ranch style home is located in the Cluster Retirement Development (legal description is Galesburg Mall Estates Lot 13). This very nice 1276 sq. ft. home was built in 2001 and has been well maintained. It consists of a nice sized kitchen w/breakfast nook, good cupboards, and modern appliances (refrigerator, stove, dish washer, disposal).  There is a dining area connected to the kitchen. The living room, (with fireplace), is also attached to this open concept area. There is one full bath and another ¾ bath off of the 20.5 x 11.5’ master bedroom. A second bedroom measures 11 x 13’. There is ample closet space throughout the house., including a pantry/laundry area off of the dining room. A 2-stall garage w/auto door and overhead attic is attached to the front of this paved drive and house. The outside of this lovely brick and partially sided home has been very well maintained and has wonderful curb appeal. The lot included for access at this property is 39’x66’. There is a nice outdoor patio to the side of the property and ample yard space in both front and back. These homes are strongly desired and not available on a regular basis. The roof, windows, exterior, interior, furnace, central air and all else have been well maintained. Contact the Auction Company below to view this property. There will NOT be an open house as previously advertised.  

RULES AND REGULATIONS: According to the bylaws and Association rules of the CLUSTER HOME OWNER’S ASSOCIATION, you must be 55 yrs. of age or older to purchase this property. No one under the age of 18 can take up permanent residence in these homes. The property was developed to meet the physical and social needs of elderly people. When one of these homes are purchased, the buyer owns the home, but not the exterior yard, etc. There is a bi-annual maintenance fee of 500.00 that covers yard maintenance, snow removal, street repairs, and the use of all member facilities. A copy of the agreement and laws must be signed and agreed upon to purchase this property. A full copy will be provided to view at both the open house and the day of the auction.   

TERMS: A non-refundable 10% down will be required the day of auction, with the balance to be paid in full at closing in approx. 30 days. For further questions contact the auction company below. Visit and LIKE US ON FACEBOOK for pictures. 



FOLGER’S AUCTION SERVICE, INC.–(JIM AND CATHIE GIBBS, JIM FOLGER)   Ph. 309-337-2150 and 309-368-6314  Email:  ATTORNEY FOR SELLER—David L. Cover—Peoria, IL