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Time to buy farmland? Time to sell? H...

People are asking whether it’s a good time to sell farmland, or a good time to buy. We put that question to farmland expert Murray Wise, and you can listen to his comments here.

Auctioneer John Dixon on how multi-pr...

Client John Dixon & Associates is best known for its multi-property auctions in behalf of banks and other lenders. But you don’t have to be a bank — or even a large portfolio owner — to sell your property in a John Dixon auction. John and I sat down recently after an event to talk about how the company’s Multi-Prop [...]

Assiter assembles top auction team fo...

CANYON, Texas (Jan. 22, 2015) – Even by Barrett-Jackson standards, the recent nine-day marathon auction in Scottsdale was a mammoth undertaking, setting new records for total sales ($130 million), and memorabilia sales ($6.55 million) – not to mention attendance, vehicles sold and TV audience. “I guess it’s fair to say this was the biggest ma [...]

Schrader affiliate Wendt elected to O...

COLUMBIA CITY, Indiana (January 21, 2015) — Kevin Wendt, a longtime affiliate of Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company, has been elected to the Ohio Auctioneers Hall of Fame. Kevin Wendt and family Wendt, of Plain City, was the only auctioneer inducted during the recent convention of the Ohio Auctioneers Association, held in Dublin, [...]

Murray Wise Associates Foundation to ...

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (Jan. 20, 2015) – The Murray Wise Associates Foundation has announced the availability of merit-based scholarships for qualified agricultural students regardless of where they plan to study. Candidates must apply by March 31, 2015. “A career in agriculture today and in the future requires a broad understanding of science, econ [...]

John Dixon Associates’ Buddy Le...

Buddy Lee and I talk about upcoming auctions: Jan. 27-28, Tallahassee & Atlanta Feb. 4-5, Savannah & Anderson, S.C. Buddy also talks about how multi-seller auctions can help investors of all sizes sell their property in a John Dixon auction! http://www.newmediarules.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/January-Podcast-JDA.mp3

Southeastern real estate to sell in a...

SAVANNAH, Ga. (January 15, 2015) – A six-year-old office building that was built as a former bank branch,  a golf course home on Hilton Head Island, a former restaurant, and dozens of other commercial and residential properties will sell in a pair of auctions Feb. 4-5, with John Dixon & Associates managing the auctions. The former bank br [...]

JDA January 2015 – College Park...

Jan2015 ReleaseWatch Report WALB.com Albany News WTOC-Savannah Jan 2015 WFXG FOX54 Augusta Jan 2015 Yahoo Finance Atlanta Business Chronicle Fox 54 Columbus Jan 2015 CW Columbus CBS-3 Columbus Jan 2015  

Granger Thagard expands by adding thr...

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (January 8, 2015) – Granger Thagard Auction Marketing has announced the addition of three new individuals to key roles in the company. Andrea Lindenberg Barber, former news anchor at WBRC-TV (Fox) and WVTM-TV (NBC) in Birmingham, won numerous awards as a broadcaster, including an Emmy for Best Newscast. She is a graduate o [...]

ESPN’s finally available to non-cable...

We finally got it – mostly. ESPN finally agreed to sell its service directly to customers without requiring them to buy a huge cable bundle. What we have now, through SlingTV, is a much smaller $20 bundle that includes ESPN, ESPN2, CNN, Food Network, TNT, TBS, HGTV, Travel and ABC Family. Is $20 a fair price? That’s the wrong question. The co [...]