UNITED COUNTRY AUCTION SERVICES ACHIEVES DOUBLE DIGIT Q1 GROWTH IN 2020By United Country Auction Services
April 07, 2020
UNITED COUNTRY AUCTION SERVICES ACHIEVES DOUBLE DIGIT Q1 GROWTH IN 2020
United Country Auction Services, a division of United Country Real Estate, reports double digit growth across the board at the end of the first quarter of 2020 compared to last year. The company says the total volume of auction sales as well as the amount of acres sold at auction increased 56 percent. In addition, total auction units (number of auction events) increased by over 30 percent.
United Country has approximately 5,000 real estate professionals that are supported for auction services needs by more than 350 auctioneers nationwide who specialize in real estate auctions, personal property and equipment auction sales. The company conducts thousands of real estate and asset auctions each year coast-to-coast, which contributes to approximately 20 percent of United Country’s $4 billion in annual sales volume.
“The impressive sales growth that Auction Services has achieved in Q1 is a direct result of our expert auction team supported by the programs and business strategies that United Country provides to our affiliated auctioneers,” said Shawn Terrel, president of United Country Auction Services. “This professional team of auctioneers is the most experienced and largest auction team in the US. To support their efforts, we have an established and perfected a comprehensive program that provides unique marketing and technology support for over 40 niche property types. In light of the current challenges we are all facing for the balance of the year, Auction Services provides a critical service to clients both looking to quickly liquidate assets or efficiently acquire needed property.”