COLUMBIA CITY, Indiana (Dec. 31, 2014) — Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company continued to see large crowds of active bidders during 2014, according to company President R.D. Schrader. While noting that “prices have fallen off a bit” in some areas due to lower commodity prices, he said the company found active markets in 2014 […]
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois (Dec. 19, 2014) — When it comes to farmland prices, the only certain thing about 2015 is that it will be unlike any year we’ve seen in a while, according to farmland authority Murray Wise, president of Murray Wise Associates. “This year has been one of transition, with prices varying widely depending on […]
WINTER HAVEN, Florida (Dec. 4, 2014) – Seemingly disconnected events and trends around the country have come together to create unprecedented demand for Florida agricultural land. But there’s only one problem: There isn’t enough farmland on the market to satisfy the demand, according to veteran Florida land broker Ben Crosby. “Most of my career, I’ve […]
MARTINSVILLE, Virginia – When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, naval officer Dee Venter worried that his new car would be among the victims. The 1939 Buick Model 46C was parked by the dock while Venter was away on the USS Pensacola, which had left six days earlier. But against all odds, the attacks left the […]
PRATTVILLE, Alabama (Nov. 25, 2014) — An auto dealership facility, 9.6 acres along Interstate 65 in Prattville and an 18,000-square-foot commercial building will be among properties selling at auction Thursday, Dec. 11, with Granger Thagard Auction Company marketing the properties and managing the sale. “The Dorsey family, which has operated Dorsey Motor Sales for many […]
ATLANTA, Ga. (Oct. 17, 2014) – More than 50 Georgia homes will sell at absolute auction in a trio of upcoming events in McDonough, Americus and Brunswick. John Dixon & Associates is managing the auctions, which will also include commercial properties and land. The auctions are set for Nov. 18, 19 and 20. “I can’t […]
Podcast about (then) upcoming Nov. 17 farm auction in Clay County, interviewing Kenny Schum.