FYI an auction company sent me this notice today on the online auction of El Chiclero in Burrell Boom, with the opening bid set at US$100,000. El Chiclero was offered for sale for several years for around US$1 million. Sadly, the owners, an elderly couple, at one point suffered a home invasion.
Online Real Estate Auction - Turnkey 6-Unit Belize Inn
Nominal Opening Bid Starts at : $100,000
El Chiclero Inn, Burrell Boom Village, BZ
Open Public Inspection: 1-4pm, Sunday, September 9, 2012
Auctions: 11am EDT, Sat Sep 22 until 12:00pm EDT Fri Sep 28
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Six-room hotel with two apartments and 50-seat restaurant in Central
Belize is a turnkey business opportunity for new owners. Furnishings and
equipment will convey with this property in Central Belize. This is a
unique business opportunity or could be a large private home to enjoy
the Belize peaceful and laid-back lifestyle. The structure was built in
1990-91 and designed for 200 mph hurricane force winds and 6.5 Richter
scale earthquakes in the village of Burrell Boom.
El Chiclero Inn is located within walking distance to the historic
Belize Old River in Burrell Boom Village and minutes from the Baboon
Sanctuary, Mayan Ruins (Altun Ha) and the jungles of Central America.
This quaint village of 1,200 in eco-friendly Belize is just 20 minutes
from the Caribbean Sea, 11 miles from the International airport and 18
miles from downtown Belize
To bid on El Chiclero Inn through Auction Network, a bid deposit of
$25,000 is required. The bid deposit must be received by Thursday,
September 27, 2012. Please contact Shelly Fraley at 800.986.9320 to make
wiring arrangements. Go to www.williamsauction.com
or call 800-801-8003
for more information
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