AmeriBid LLC to Conduct Bank Ordered Auction of Turn-Key Medium Security Detention Center in Bethany, Missouri

BETHANY, Mo., Dec. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AmeriBid LLC ( announces the bank ordered auction of a medium security prison facility located in Airpark Industrial Park in Bethany, Missouri. The auction will take place via sealed bid format on January 30, 2013. "This is a great opportunity to own a multi-use property between Kansas City and Des Moines," Don Gabriel, Regional Director and Broker for AmeriBid comments. "The property includes additional land for expansion for any number of uses or the option to expand the capacity of the existing Detention Center."

The property was built in 2005 on 14.56+/- acres, as a medium security prison designed to meet all state and federal detention standards. It is located in the northern part of Missouri in Harrison County and features a fully enclosed drive thru Sally Port complete with commercial vans for secure inmate transfers and a 32,000+/- sf metal building. The building, with 12 foot walls & concrete floors, has a modular layout with a central control area in the middle and four large rooms or "pods" branching from it. Each pod features facilities (toilet, showers, etc.) and 60 beds, for a total of 240 beds. The central control area has office space for detention and administrative staff, maintenance functions and secure visitor access plus laundry, commissary and medical care facilities. The fully equipped institutional kitchen is designed to accommodate 1,000. All utilities are on-site, and the building has "wet" sprinklers, central air conditioning and force air heating. There are recreational areas both inside and outside, each with an administrative segregation area.

This is a turn-key operation that includes all communications, alarm, surveillance, maintenance, computer and office equipment still on site along with detention officer equipment, restraints, inmate garments, and bedding. All personal property will be transferred with the sale of the building.

Interested parties should submit their sealed bids to AmeriBid LLC at the following the address: 7715 E. 111th St. South, Suite 114, Tulsa, OK 74133. The sealed bids are due January 30th, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. CST.

Broker participation is encouraged. Properties may be inspected during scheduled previews or by appointment. For more details on how to receive the property information packages and complete terms for each property available, please visit or call 877-895-7077.

Headquartered in Tulsa, Okla., AmeriBid is the premier global real estate auction leader specializing in the sale of commercial and residential real estate, land properties and other assets for lenders, servicers, receivers, bankruptcy attorneys, estates, private owners, investment companies and local, state and federal government agencies.

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