Tuesday, April 1, 2014

United Country – Aasness Auctioneers Auctions and Real Estate, Alliance Bid Join Forces

United Country – Aasness Auctioneers Auctions and Real Estate, Alliance Bid Join Forces
Merger Combines Over 50 Years of Experience Under One Roof

March 31, 2014 – (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – Alliance Bid has been conducting real estate auctions for 25 years, and now Michelle Weinzetl, broker and auctioneer, is combining that experience with the national reach and local expertise of United Country – Aasness Auctioneers Auctions and Real Estate. Weinzetl has accepted a position with the Fergus Falls, Minn., firm as chief managing officer and broker in the company’s real estate division. She will continue to conduct real estate auctions as well as do traditional listings with her territory for the company focusing on Wright, Sherburne and Stearns counties.

 “We are extremely excited to welcome Michelle to our team,” said Cary Aasness, president and owner of United Country – Aasness Auctioneers Auctions and Real Estate. “Her 19 years of personal professional experience will be invaluable to our clients.”

Teaming up with Aasness, an international champion auctioneer, and his staff will officially move Weinzetl into a position to work not only locally, but on a multinational level with the United Country Real Estate program.  She will continue to conduct traditional real estate transactions and real estate auctions, as well as work in a number of other arenas.

“This merge allows me to now offer personal property, equipment, machinery and estate liquidations sales for my clients, along with real estate,” Weinzetl said. “Additionally, I’m now able to leveraging the strong benefit auctions division Cary and his team have built.”

For more information, the United Country – Aasness Auctioneers Auctions and Real Estate team can be contacted at 1-800-262-5092 or by email at info@UnitedCountry-Aasness.com. Their property listings and auction calendar can be viewed at UnitedCountry-Aasness.com.

About United Country

United Country Real Estate is the largest fully integrated network of conventional and auction real estate professionals in the United States and Latin America. Each United Country office is independently owned and operated. The company has been an innovator in real estate marketing since 1925. United Country supports nearly 500 offices across the U.S., Costa Rica, Panama and Mexico, with a unique, comprehensive marketing program that includes one of the largest portfolios of property marketing websites (more than 3,000 separate sites and traffic of approximately 3 million visitors per month), multiple United Country real estate catalogs and third-party lifestyle magazines with national distribution, an extensive buyer database and other national advertising of local properties that reaches more than 90 million homes per week. United Country has recently been recognized by Franchise Business Review, AllBusiness.com, The Land Report, Entrepreneur and The Wall Street Journal as one of the top U.S. real estate companies.