was just announced that Dave Kessler, Realtor & Auctioneer, was named
Best of the Best Auctioneers in the first-ever
Palladium Item "readers choice" poll to determine "the areas finest
businesses." This poll was conducted in eastern Indiana and western
Now beginning his
50th. year in the business, Dave said "Doggone. I'm all shook up.
It's a surprise and an honor. I'm very grateful to all those who
thought to enter my name in this readers choice poll. You have touched
my life in a very special way."
The Dave & Bruce Kessler Auction & Realty
businesses were founded in 1957. Our policy then and now is to give
the best personal service to our clients. Our slogan says it all:
If you have something good to sell we can give it a good selling.
Country Living Magazine named
us One of the leading Country Auctioneers in America.
The Arts and Antiques Weekly declared
us World Record Holders for the sale of Abraham
Lincoln memorabilia when we sold campaign ribbons in one of our
auctions for $12,500. Were also known
as The foremost and most friendly Auctioneers serving
Indiana and Ohio for generations.
You may have need for our selling services in
areas of our special interest. Selling Real Estate, selling Business
Liquidations and selling Estates and Antiques. We also sell for
the United States Bankruptcy Court.
Another type of auction we developed is called
our One Lump Auction. You can buy or sell the entire contents
of an apartment, home or business in bulk lots.
Individually priced items for sale by negotiation
is a specialty of our Old Widow Lady Personal Sales division.
These may include any type of personal property from a home or business.
This type of sale is known as a tag sale in some areas of America.
You may have need for our Estate Appraisal Service.
Weve been Court Approved and Court Appointed estate appraisers
in Indiana and Ohio for many years. This includes the appraisal
of real estate and personal property of all types.
Dave wrote the book Across The Antiques Auction
Block and authored the long-running news column called Its
Old Stuff. Weve been named in hundreds of wills to be
the appraiser of estate antiques. We can evaluate private collections,
shop inventories and even single pieces.
Dave has taught the art and business of auctioneering
to thousands of todays auctioneers as he was on staff of the
largest auction school in America. He also has given seminars to
State and National Auctioneers Associations from coast to coast.
Serving as editor and publisher for Auction Marketing
Now, the newsletter for professional auctioneers, and The Auction
Bottom Line, Americas Largest Circulation Publication for
Auctions and Auctioneers gives Dave special insights into all facets
of the auction business which translates to better and more effective
service for you.
Two of the best-selling books on auctioneering
are written by Dave. They are The Best of Dave Kessler on Auctions
and Selling Real Estate by Auction by Dave Kessler. Its reassuring
to our clients to have the benefit of Daves experience and
expertise in planning and selling their holdings by auction. We
are eager to get started on getting top dollar for you!
Heres a list of a few of the Corporate clients
for whom weve sold:
- Lowes Home Improvement Centers
- Mercury Record Mfg. Co.
- Tourist Attractions: Potters Wax Museum
- General Aviation Corp.
- Knollenbergs Dept. Store
- Casket Mfg. Companies
- John Deere Dealership
- Pools & Patios Plus
- Wayne County REMC
- Farm Bureau Retail Store
- M. Schreyer Telemarketing
- Carl Subler Trucking Co.
- Many Restaurants
- Super Markets
- Convenience Stores
- Funeral Homes
- Machine Shops
- Door Mfg. Co.
- Carpet & Flooring Co.
- Hotels & Motels
- Lawn Care Equip. Dealership
- Recreational Vehicles & Trailers
- Electric Motor Distributor
- Auto Parts Dealership
- Home Nursing Services
- Attorney Offices
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AC397700025 Dave AU 01002477National Auctioneers Assoc.,
Indiana & Ohio Auctioneers Associations, Realtor, Richmond Board
of Real Estate Brokers, Dayton Area Board of Realtors, Indiana,
Ohio & National Associations of Real Estate Brokers