My name is Rick Kuckelman.
Your company just sold my home in Lee’s Summit this morning!
I just wanted to let you know how thankful I am for the quality of your operation and the efforts of Rick Bradford.
You truly run an outstanding operation, from top to bottom. I am impressed!
Richard and Elizabeth Kuckelman
The Cates Auction staff were delightful to work with, very thorough and efficient. We highly recommend the auction process for anyone who wants to sell their home “as-is”, and for whom liquidating years of accumulated personal property is overwhelming. Thanks again for a great job!
Rick & Susan Nichols
John Mael Estate
The overall experience was good. Shane did a very good job and was great to work with!
I think it’s the easiest way to sell a property with minimal effort on the seller’s part.
Melanie Watt - Personal Representative
After more than 18 months in the traditional real estate arena with an open house, private showings and MLS listings there were only a handful of showings and fewer serious qualified buyers. After a short five weeks with your aggressive , targeted marketing, we had 85 “groups” at the open houses, an…
The Cates Family has been more like family and friends than just another auction company. They have a personal touch about them, so you feel free and at ease to ask for help and direction.
Frank & Carolyn Melton
Thanks very much. I really enjoyed working with Cates Auction and believe that we obtained a higher price than if we had listed the properties with a real estate agent. It is a well run company and you all looked after us above and beyond what I expected.
My experience with Cates Auction was great. I had a very complicated and surprise filled estate to sell, and there were several hiccups that arose. Rick was very patient and understanding each step of the way. He kept the lines of communication open, and always answered my calls, texts and emails. H…
Erin Harrison - Anderson Estate
My name is John Hinkle and I am the Personal Representative for the estate of Gary Michael Taylor. Cates Auction & Realty recently completed the auctions of Mr. Taylor’s residence located at 38208 Boswell Road in Lone Jack, Missouri as well as his personal property. I was referred to your company …
Having sold homes in the past, I found working with Cates to be my best selling experience. Greg was very open about the process, Greg and Kim were fantastic with communications keeping me informed and knowing the day my home would sell was very calming. Finally my home was in great shape and sellin…
Hooray for CATES! Needless to say I was delighted with all that happened in the auction of my lake home. The advertising was extensive and thorough; your staff was so courteous and upbeat and knowledgeable; the day of the auction was like a giant party–an atmosphere of anticipation, the aroma of b…
We are Kansas City's oldest and most experienced real estate auction company specializing in accelerated real estate sales in Missouri and Kansas, including Overland Park, Lenexa, Shawnee, Leawood, Kansas City, Lee's Summit, Olathe, Blue Springs, Independence, Liberty, Kearney, Parkville, Smithville, Gladstone, Clay County, Platte County, Jackson County, Johnson County, Wyandotte County, Leavenworth County, Cass County, Lake of the Ozarks, Lake Ozark, Sunrise Beach, Osage Beach, Four Seasons, Shawnee Bend, Miller County, Camden County, and around the Midwest. Kansas City auctioneers with regional expertise!