Major REO Real Estate Group and United Country Auction Services Raise Over $65,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

September 17, 2014 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, MO - Over $65k was raised Sunday, September 14th for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in a joint fundraising effort by members of U.S. REO Partners - Default and Real Estate Professionals, United Country Auction Services and United Real Estate - Dallas.

"We are ecstatic with the results of this year's event" said Michael Weaster, representing U.S. REO Partners who helped organize the event. Weaster added "the auction produced twice the total amount raised in 2013 and we are already planning for next year's event now". Live Auction highlights included a signed Charlie Daniel's fiddle, Autographed guitars by country music legends George Jones and Tanya Tucker, Trip to Puerto Plata Dominican Republic, Rare gold coin, Outer Bank, NC beach house, Computers and REO software.

The event included a special appearance by former NBA great and dunk champion Spud Webb and music by the Chris Watson Band. Mike Jones, President of United Country Auction Services and National Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame member conducted the Live Auction and Fund-A-Need portion of the evening which brought in approximately $65,000. Bonne Whittaker with St. Jude/ALSAC spoke on behalf of the hospital and Michael Weaster, a Texas Auction Academy graduate and U.S. REO Partners member emceed the event. The event took place at the popular Uptown Dallas restaurant Sambuca.

About United Country Auction Services

U.S. REO Partners-Default and Real Estate Professionals is made up of Agents/Brokers, Attorneys and Title professionals within the default real estate industry. The group's 200 plus membership controls or has controlled 60-70% of the nations REO real estate over the past 10-12 years.

United Country Auction Services, a division of the United Real Estate Group – is the leading, fully integrated network of conventional and auction real estate professionals globally. The company has been an innovator in real estate marketing since 1925. United Country supports nearly 600 offices and 5,000 real estate marketing professionals across four continents, with a unique, comprehensive marketing program that includes one of the largest portfolios of property marketing websites, the largest real estate marketing services company, an extensive buyer database of nearly 550,000 opt-in buyers and international advertising properties. Services and opportunities available with the company, please visit:To learn more United Country Auction http://www.ucauctionservices.com/.

National Headquarters
2820 NW Barry Road
Kansas City, Mo 64154
816-420-6200
www.unitedcountry.com

Media Contact:

Stephen Kretsinger
United Country
Public Relations Department
Skretsinger@unitedcountry.com

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