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10 Questions to Ask before Choosing an Auctioneer


  1. Do they have enough knowledge and experience in the auction process in order to get the most money for you when selling your assets?  We do!

  1. Can they provide you a list of references?  We can!

  1. Do they offer you a clear and concise documentation telling you exactly what they charge and what they will do for that fee?  We do!

  1. Do they tell you when you will receive payment for your items along with a computerized printout of the items that were sold?  We do!

  1. Do they have a clean, well-lighted, climate-controlled facility with adequate seating and easy access for the general public?  We do!

  1. Do they have a full-time staff that is dedicated to making you auction experience a positive one?  We do!

  1. Do they use the Internet to post their upcoming auctions to reach the greatest number of prospective bidders?  We do!

  1. Are they members of the Kansas Auctioneers Association (KAA), the National Auctioneers Association (NAA), or their local Better Business Bureau (BBB)?  We are!

  1. Do they subscribe to a “Code of Ethics” such as the NAA and KAA have established?  We do!

  1. Do they attend continuing educational classes or seminars on a regular basis and do they maintain a reference library and subscribe to leading trade journals and publications?  We do!

Before making a final decision on hiring an auctioneer, or Auction Company, it is highly recommended that you attend at least one auction of the auctioneer or Auction Company that you are thinking of hiring.

We also recommend that you check with the local Better Business Bureau concerning the auctioneer or Auction Company that you are thinking of hiring.