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AUCTION ID #: 496214 Bookmark and Share
Gorgeous 10 Acres in COLORADO Subdivision! ON ROAD Starts@$1/NR! WOW!!
Item 496214  
Winning Bid: USD $3,750
Number of Bids: 32
Winner: dujuanw
Reserve: No Reserve!
Status: Sold
Auction Started: 04-06-11    03:00 AM ET
Auction Closed: 04-12-11    11:00 PM ET
Asset Details
Seller Information
Seller Name: LotsofAmerica
Rating: Seller Rating - 5 (14)
Location: Blanca, CO    81123
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Bid Increment: $100
Minimum Bid: $1
Auction Type: Regular Auction
Source: Private Auction
Deposit Required: $0
Overtime Period: 5 min
Buyer's Premium: 10.0%
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Item Specifics
Land Properties  
Blanca, CO 81123
United States
  County Costilla
  Legal Description Trinchera Creek Estates Unit 4 Block 3 Lot 6
  Parcel Number 70502630
  Lot Size 9.96 acres
  Annual Taxes $80.00
  Zoning Residential
  Water Holding Tank or Hauled In
  Sewer Septic
  Topography Level
  Display Maps Yes

Asset Description

Beautiful 10 Acre Colorado Mini Ranch with Gorgeous Mountain Views!

Costilla County, Colorado

Located in Beautiful TRINCHERA CREEK ESTATES in the San Luis Valley Near Alamosa, CO

Property is ON a County Road. Easy Access!

Bidding is for TOTAL PRICE of land, NOT a down payment.


This is a fantastic opportunity to become the proud owner of a 10 acre parcel in Costilla County, Nevada. This is a level section of land that has road frontage on both 27th St. N and 28th St. N and is surrounded by the most spectacular mountains you've ever seen. Please take a look at the pictures below. They were taken of the parcel and around San Luis Valley in an effort to capture the beauty of the land as well as the magnificent views of Mt. Blanca and Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

The parcel is located in beautiful Trinchera Creek Estates Subdivision southeast of Alamosa, Colorado. The property is zoned residential with no time limit to build. The town of Alamosa is located approx. 25 miles away and has a small airport, Adams State College, Walmart, grocery stores, great restaurants and a movie theater. The elevation is around 7,500 feet which makes for great climates and fantastic views of the surrounding mountains. See parcel map and vicinity map below.

Property Highlights

  • High bid is for total price of land, not a down payment!
  • Attractive, level land - See actual pictures below
  • Trinchera Creek Estates Subdivision - 10 Acres
  • You will own it free of any liens or back taxes
  • Easy access with direct road frontage and miles from Alamosa, CO
  • Approx. 3 1/2 hours drive to Vail, CO, 4 hours drive to Denver and 2 1/2 hours drive to Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Close to many attractions such as national parks, golf course, hot springs, fishing and camping
  • Booming Economy - Colorado is one of the fastest growing states in the country
  • Colorado acreage in a lovely subdivision at deep discounted prices

Own Colorado land FREE OF ANY LIENS OR BACK TAXES. No payments to worry about! 100% OWNERSHIP, NO RESERVE - WINNER TAKES ALL!!

Legal Description: Trinchera Creek Estates Unit 4 Block 3 Lot 6 - Assessor Schedule Number: 70502630
Size: 9.96 Acres or approx. 434,000 square feet
Road Access and Terrain : Direct access on 27 St. North and 28 St. North. Terrain is level with distant mountain and prairie views
Zoning: Residential - No time limit to build
Water: Holding Tank or Hauled In
Sewer: Septic system
Electricity: In the area, Solar or Alternative
Taxes: Approximately $80/year and are PAID CURRENT
Elevation: Approximately 7,500 feet


Parcel Map

Street Map

Satellite Map

Vicinity Map

Area Map

Welcome to Costilla County, Colorado, a beautiful and pristine area filled with mountains, valleys, national forests, canyons and the Rio Grande River!

Facts about Costilla County: The lot lies in Southern Colorado located close to the Rio Grande National Forest and the Sand Dunes National Park. The area is a paradise for great fishing, hunting, boating, hiking, camping and skiing. You will often spot elk, deer and antelopes in the area. The property is also just a few miles East of the Rio Grande River for great rafting and kayaking. With air this clean, sunsets are magnificent. Build a retirement home or camp out and enjoy Colorado's best recreational and vacation activities.



Other attractions include: Hiking/Camping: Mount Blanca, San Isabel National Forest, Zapata Falls

Fishing/Boating: Smith Reservoir, San Luis Lake, Lathrop State Park, Mountain Home Reservoir

Skiing: Wolf Creek, Monarch, Taos. Also, Denver and the world famous ski resort of Vail are only 4 hours drive from property!

Facts about Alamosa: As the largest full-service city in the San Luis Valley, Alamosa is the place to stay when visiting nearby attractions including the Great Sand Dunes National Park featuring the tallest sand dunes in North America. While here enjoy a round of golf at the city owned Cattails Golf Course, a cottonwood lined 18 hole course along the Rio Grande River, or jump aboard the Rio Grande Scenic Railroad which provides excursion train rides from Alamosa to La Veta and a connection to the Cumbres and Toltec Railway.

So, come visit Colorado - meet friendly people and revel in wide open spaces where the sounds of the Old West still reverberate under clear starlit night skies and experience the Colorado adventure! Discover the history, uniqueness and rugged beauty of Colorado!

Costilla County Information

Area Profile
Location Southern Colorado
Elevation 7,500 feet
Average Annual Precip. 7.5 inches
Average Temp. in January High 33º / Low 0º
Average Temp. in July High 82º / Low 46º


Approximate Distance to Major Markets
Denver, CO 220 miles
Vail, CO 180 miles
Albuquerque, NM 200 miles
Santa Fe, NM 140 miles
Amarillo, TX 350 miles


TITLE is being delivered FREE of any liens or back taxes. Once the auction has closed, payment is to be received within 5 days. We accept cashier's checks, money orders, or Paypal. Once payment is received we will provide you with maps and other property information. We will also send the deed off to the Costilla County Recorder's Office. The new deed (in your name) will be sent directly to you. You will not have to record the deed yourself. The high bid is for the FULL PURCHASE PRICE, not a down payment.

There is a 10% buyer's premium on the winning bid to cover cost of auction and a $499 document/recording fee that will be added onto the final high bid.

Settlement = Winning Bid + 10% of Winning Bid + $499

ACT NOW and you can own a piece of Colorado FREE OF ANY LIENS OR BACK TAXES. No payments to worry about!!! NO RESERVE. 100% OWNERSHIP WITH WINNER TAKING IT ALL!!!!

Our company has been in existence for many years. We work closely with various government agencies to acquire large quantities of properties. As a result of our purchase volume, we are able to offer land for sale at huge discounts.

This is a chance to invest in real estate with minimum investment. Real Estate is one of the best ways to create wealth! So why not purchase a lovely parcel of land and have the opportunity to visit this area and deduct your business expenses?

Please ASK ALL questions before the close of the auction and please only bid if you are a serious buyer. All bids are legally binding per Bid4Assets' bidding terms. All non-payers will be reported to Bid4Assets as well as our collection agency.

Disclaimer: All listed properties are sold on an "as is" condition at the time of sale. The information contained in this listing is "true and accurate" to the best of our knowledge. Seller does not make any guarantees expressed or implied regarding the information in this listing. Bidders are required to perform all due diligence prior to bidding.

From 28th St. N, property up on left side

Home about 1 mile from property

Sign on 27th St N and Road 12 w/ power pole about 3/4 mile from property

View from 27th St. N with property up on the right

Near property with view of Mt. Blanca

View near property of San Luis Valley toward Sangre de Cristo Mountains

Maps & Area Information

Additional Details
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  • A satisfactory inspection of the property
  • Completion of a title search
  • Investigating back property taxes and
  • Other - liens and encumbrances such as unpaid utility bills.

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Settlement Requirements
  • This auction requires that the winning bidder pay a Buyer's Premium of 10.00% of the winning bid amount. (The Buyer's Premium covers the costs associated with the auction). This amount will be added to the winning bid and will be included in the total purchase price paid by the Buyer to the Seller.
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