1000 North Moreland Road
Moro, IL. 62067
Phone: (618) 377-6444
Fax: (618) 377-6445


Homer Henke has been in the auction business for 30+ years and says he will sell "Anything on earth and earth itself!" A licensed Illinois Auctioneer, graduate of the Certified Institute of Auctioneers, a licensed Real Estate Broker for 28 years makes for a great deal of experience and many successful auctions.

Rob Henke has been in the family business actively been in the business all his life and knows every aspect of auctions. He is a graduate of Reppart Auction School and has been calling auctions for 15+ years. With a degree in computer science he is the one responsible for our computer clerking and cashiering system.

This is a family owned and operated business, which gives us the ability to give personalized, "one on one" service and personal attention to detail in order to conduct a successful auction for our clients. Our main business comes from referrals from satisfied customers. Many times we conduct several auctions for the same families. Our list of clients includes: attorneys, courts, banks and trust departments, for which we sell real estate and personal property estates, business liquidations, bankruptcy property, and anything that we are asked to market.

Auction is the best method to market property in an efficient, effective manner. With the auction method you can pick your date of sale, no contingencies to deal with, everything "Sold as Is". Our company will handle everything for you! Here's how it works, we will come and meet with the client to inspect what they need to sell (Absolutely no pressure or obligation1) we provide an easy to understand contract, we list and advertise the auction, our crew can prepare the sale from "start to finish". Henke Auction Service can provide the real estate contracts, closing details to save the client any worry or pressure, "That's our Business!"

The computerized clerking and cashiering system makes for quick efficient registration, check out is completed with a print out for each registrant of what they purchased and the price paid. Likewise at the end of the auction the Seller is supplied with a complete printout of all items sold, amount paid, and lists of the registered bidders. At the end of the day our clients have received their compensation and are supplied with records of the entire auction. Our goal is to take all apprehension and worry from our customers and make sure they receive the highest possible return!

Competitive bidding will yield the highest possible return, the "Public" definitely makes the market, and everyone can bid at a "Public Auction" Visit one and see! Give us a call for a no obligation consultation.


In 1999 we sold 4.5 million dollars worth of real estate, with a 98% rate of success. Antiques and personal property also sold very well, which resulted in happy Sellers and happy Buyers. It was our pleasure to conduct over 100 auctions along with numerous benefit auctions!

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