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We are a family owned and operated business with a background in antiques, gifts, furniture, collectibles, firearms, farm equipment and machinery. We provide a high quality service and an outstanding list of buyers that are seeking merchandise on a regular basis. We are also familiar with questions and answers concerning the different type of sales. Never hesitate to call for information, an appraisal, or a free consultation.

To conduct a sale, everything is done on a contract basis. 


Estate Sales/Auctions

Estate Settlements, Moving Sales, Bankruptcy Liquidations                                                                                                                            Why should you choose Graetz Auction Service for your estate sale? 

  • Ease and convenience — Graetz Auction Service will handle all the details of your sale.
  • Professional Appraisals — We will ensure your merchandise is fairly priced.
  • Experience — we are avid researchers and collectors  has many satisfied customers who can provide references.
  • Protection — We are bonded for your protection.

Our Estate Sale Services Include:

  • Appraise and tag the merchandise
  • Arrange the items
  • Schedule the sale
  • Advertise the sale
  • Provide security
  • Ensure everything goes smoothly



Estates, Antiques, Jewelry, Automobiles, Boats, and More                                                                                                                                  A few reasons you should select Graetz Auction Service. for your consignment sale: 

  • Professional Appraisals — As always, we will ensure your items are fairly priced
  • Ease and Convenience — We will arrange for your items sale, advertising, and pickup.

Who is Michelle Graetz

Michelle Graetz is a licensed auctioneer in the state of Arkansas.  She is a first generation auctioneer who decided to purse her own career while working along side her husband Eric Graetz in the firearms industry. She is the main auctioneer who is also responsible for internet marketing, auction set-up, bid spotting, assisting with appraisals and direct sales while working online sales part-time. 

In 2004 after graduating with her Bachelor’s Degree in business (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic), Michelle moved to Schaumburg, Illinois USA where she worked in the Lodging Industry. In 2006 she met and married her husband Eric Graetz, a firearms manufacturer who owned his own line of products. She worked as the bookkeeper and sales manager from 2006 - 2013 for Lakeside Machine (her bushand's company) . 

In the year 2014 Michelle took the AALB test and passed. She is aiming to become a Real Estate auctioneer and she is currently working on her Real Estate license.