October 30, 2014 // Franchising.com // KANSAS CITY, Mo. - United Country Auction Services (UCAS), the nation's largest integrated organization of auctioneers and real estate professionals, today announced an increase in auctions completed and acres sold, leading UCAS to account for a upsurge in its portion of United Country Real Estate's total sales volume in Q3'14. UCAS, a division of United Country, increase its overall volume by 16 percent and its gross commission income by 9 percent.
"Our continued growth is largely tied to the support from United Country, and the extensive marketing programs delivered out of our home office," said Mike Jones, president, UCAS. "As the auction industry evolves, we will grow our platform offerings to reflect that shift, ensuring that our team of auction and real estate professionals will see ongoing success. As we continuously increase our network, we fully anticipate to maintain this upward growth in the future."
UCAS has increased the total amount of rural acres sold by 5 percent and land auctions by 6 percent. In the past quarter, UCAS has boosted its overall volume of auction sales by three percent and the total commission on auction sales by nine percent. As a result of the positive growth in Q3'14, UCAS accounted for 22 percent of total United Country business overall.
United Country Auction Services attributes its consistent growth to its blended sales model, and its industry-leading suite of support tools for all UCAS professionals. The company's blended approach gives sellers the opportunity to apply both conventional listing tactics and the auction method of marketing for a property conversely. Meaning, at any point during a traditional real estate listing commitment, UCAS sellers have the liberty to switch to an accelerated auction marketing campaign and vice versa. UCAS allows the seller to exercise their right to choose their method of sale, spotlight their property and sell it without losing value.
United Country Auction Services aids its international network of auctioneers and real estate brokers through their extensive systems including marketing, technology, education, branding and affiliate services support necessary to excel.
To learn more United Country Auction Services and opportunities available with the company, please visit: http://www.ucauctionservices.com/.
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.
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SOURCE United Country Auction Services
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