Crist & Associates Auction & Realty was founded by Donald R. Crist.
We are a full service auction and real estate firm with 15 years of experience in auctions and real estate sales.
Our company strives to incorporate our experience with tried and tested formulas while incorporating new technologies to provide the utmost professional service.
Our company has a high regard for education and our lead auctioneer Don Crist has earned the CAI designation as a graduate of the Certified Auctioneers Institute.
Donald R. Crist graduated from Missouri Auction School located in Kansas City, Missouri in March 1991, after a rigorous auction course taught by some of the top auctioneers in the nation.
gained experience by working with other auction firms for the better part of 10 years before opening his
own full service, real estate and auction firm, "Crist & Associates Auction and Realty
has participated in all types of auctions including Residential, Industrial, Agricultural Real Estate, Estates, Antiques, Coins, Guns and Collectibles, as well as benefit auctions.
Don is also a licensed Real Estate Broker.
firm sells real estate.
continues to value education and has taken over 500 hours of courses dealing with real estate and valuation.
In March 2006, Don
completed a three year program of study offered by the National Auctioneers Association
conducted at Indiana University
and was awarded the CAI
(Certified Auctioneers Institute) designation.
Less than five (5%) percent of the auctioneers in the nation have been awarded this respected auction designation.
is honest, forthright and industrious and values integrity in all things business and personal.
Don's motto is "Do business win - win, so you can do business again and again."
is married with two sons and enjoys public service, civic affairs, coin collecting and his
can be reached at (217) 446-5220 and at Don@Crist-Associates.com