An auction is a highly efficient and swift way to sell any type of real estate, property, estate, collectibles, furniture, cars, boats, & more! The terms are straightforward and competitive bidding generates the true market value. Below are some key benefits our sellers enjoy.


  1. The sale cycle is compressed and time specific

  2. Auction heightens buyer interest and attracts attention in a crowded market

  3. All properties benefit from a professional, customized advertising campaign

  4. Buyers come qualified and prepared to buy

  5. There is no requirement to do work on the property; it sells as-is

  6. Quick disposal reduces long-term carrying costs such as taxes, insurance & maintenance

  7. Protracted and unknown time on the market is not a factor

  8. "Saturation Marketing" generates maximum exposure for the property

  9. The seller knows exactly when the property will sell and can plan accordingly

  10. The hassle of ongoing showings is reduced

  11. The nuisance of negotiating is eliminated

  12. Contingencies (inspections, financing, etc.) are not permitted

  13. Competition produces market value

The decision to sell at auction is followed closely by deciding which company will do the best job of maximizing the value of your property. Here are the primary criteria to use in evaluating a professional auction company:

EXPERIENCE. How long have they been in the auction business?

EXPERTISE. How many successful auctions do they average annually?

PROFESSIONALISM. Do they have a fully staffed office to handle all of the details?

TECHNOLOGY. Will they utilize cutting edge technology to market the property and to offer bidding options?

RELATIONSHIPS. Do they network with realtors and other established buyers?

Simply email us at or give us a call at 573.346.4777 to start the consignment process and enjoy the success of consigning with Bryant Auction LLC!



1.  What do you charge to sell my items?

Bryant Auction prides itself with lower than industry standard commission rates, and top-of-the-line service and performance. Our commission is based on a sliding-scale, per item sold. We, however, under special circumstances may offer flat commission rates. The category, condition, quality, and quantity of items may all factor into your commission rates. We can also purchase your items outright. That is, you can forget waiting for your items to sell, and receive immediate payment the same day. 


2.  Why should I chose you to sell my items?

We believe in the best or nothing. This applies to every part of our business practice, structure, and model. In the auction industry, like many others, you get what you pay for. So be careful not to always go for the "cheapest" auction service. Usually, bargain auction companies end up costing you the most. We will market your items to our massive customer database in a variety of direct ways, yet in a cost-efficient manner. But don't take our word for it--we have numerous testimonials you may check out here.  


3.  Are you licensed and a member of the NAA?

Yes. We are licensed and proud life-long members of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA).


4.  Have you had and are you having any auctions?

We have been in business since 1967 and average one auction every three days.


5.  Are you familiar with the market area? Do you have mailing/call lists? Do you know which advertisers work best, and do you know area investors?

Certainly. We have practiced in the Midwest for nearly 50 years, and have several robust, yet specialized mailing, calling, and email lists. 


6.  Do you market at 1% of value or less?

We stay pretty busy all year long, and as a result we have great relationships with a wide-variety of advertisers. This allows us to be eligible for great advertising rates, which equate to a cost savings for you.


7.  Are you computerized? Do you supply electronic records and online bidding?

Yes! We use Auction Flex auction software to catalog and record all of our auctions. Also, we employ the power of Proxibid to reach an international online marketplace.

8.  Do you provide full-service? Hauling, concession, setup, restrooms, etc.?

Yes. Once you hire us, we take it from there.


9.  Do you have a complete support staff?

Yes, we have one of the best teams in the business. Check out our team here.


10.  Do you have a central location with facilities for inside auctions? "What about inclement weather?"

Yes. We have a sprawling, climate-controlled facility in the heart of the Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.


11.  Do you support and have an investment in your community?

It's a must. We assist with numerous charities every year including the March of Dimes Signature Chef's Auction, Christmas for Kids, Lake Regional HK Benefit, and many, many more.


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