Richard A. Olson
Richard A. Olson & Associates

AUCTIONS

Richard A. Olson & Associates has bought and sold millions of dollars worth of farm machinery, real estate and personal property. Richard has been an auctioneer since 1968 and has sold numerous farms, equipment, livestock, antiques, household items, estates and business liquidations. He is a graduate of the Reppert School of Auctioneering. Erik, a third generation graduate of Reppert, works with his father Richard to represent their clients and their property in a professional manner. You can also find us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/olsonauction).


Current Calendar
Past Auctions


ONLINE ONLY AUCTION - BIDDING NOW OPEN!
Florist Liquidation Auction - Grant Park, IL

Lots begin to close Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Location: 203 W Taylor St, Grant Park, IL 60940

FLORIST SUPPLIES - 100s of BEANIE BABIES - PLUSH TOYS - STORE DISPLAYS - PLANTERS - FLORAL & VASES - INDUSTIAL SHELVING - HOLIDAY DECOR - CANDLES - JEWELRY - BALLOONS - CASH REGISTERS - OFFICE EQUIPMENT - STORE COUNTERS - ARTIFICIAL FLOWERS & BOUQUETS - WEDDING DECOR - MANY NEW-IN-BOX ITEMS

Catalog & Online Bidding: www.richardaolson.hibid.com

Flowers & Stones is a full service floral and gift shop with two locations in Beecher & Grant Park. They specialize in custom floral arrangements, both fresh and artificial arrangements. They also offer many gift items that included: candles, picture frames, gift baskets, jewelry, gift bags, plush, clothes, flags, antiques and holiday items. After several decades in business, they are closing their doors and offering the remaining stock for auction to the highest bidder.

This is an ONLINE-ONLY auction closing Thursday, January 23, 2020 @ 12:00 PM CST. Winning bidders will be notified (by email) at the close of the auction with an "unpaid invoice". There is a 10% Buyers Premium applied to your final bid and you may pay by cash, IL check or credit card at pick up.

IMPORTANT - THIS IS A PICK UP ONLY AUCTION. No Shipping Available. You MUST pick up & pay for your winning items on Sunday, January 26, 2020 between 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Please bring your own labor and tools to load your items. Some items may need to be disassembled for removal. Bring packing material and additional boxes for glass items, if you wish. Any items not picked up will be charged to the credit card used to register.

Please contact the auctioneers if you have any questions regarding items or any pick up instructions.

Auction conducted by Richard A. Olson & Associates, Inc.
Auctioneers:
Dick Olson - IL License #440.000585
Erik Olson - IL License #441.001909
531 Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-4266
www.richardaolson.com


GAVIN TOOLS AND LUMBER AUCTION
Tools - Lumber - Doors - Windows
Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Location: 16746 Chicago Rd, Sandwich, IL 60548
Directions: US-34 to Sandwich, IL to Latham St (stop light), then 5 miles north to Chicago Road, then west 1 mile. Trailers welcome.

HELD THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH. NEVER CANCELS!!!

Click for Flyer

Tools & Misc Items will begin at 8 a.m.

Lumber will begin at 10:30 a.m.

Doors & Windows will begin around 1 p.m.

Restrooms/Food/Weather Shelter provided.

4500 Watt Brand New Generator; Unilock Pavers; Rigid Foam Board; Huge Amount of Nice Trim & Molding; Lots of White Casing & Base; Lots of Treated & Dimensional Lumber; Plywood & O.S.B.; LVLs; Andersen Patio Doors up to 12’ Long w/ Andersen Hardware; White Vinyl Patio Doors w/ & w/o Grills; Lots of Casement & Double Hung Windows; Fiberglass & Steel Entry Doors w/ & w/o Sidelites; Solid White Pre-Hung Interior Doors; Bi-Folds; Double Interior Doors; Shower & Floor Tile; Some Kitchen Cabinets; Plumbing & Electric Supplies; Hand & Power Tools; Sump Pumps; BBQ Gas Grills; Work & Storage Totes; Ext Cords; 220 Pigtails; Romex; Light Fixtures; LED Light Bulbs; DeWalt Hammers; Hardware Store Items; Exhaust Fans; Space Heaters; Cabinet Grade ½” & ¾” Maple Plywood; 5x10 White Melamine Board; House Wrap; Full Cases of 1-1/2” Coil Nails; Attic Stairs; 1x4x16 Boards; Ryobi Leaf Blowers & String Trimmers; Saw Blades; Drill Bits; Makita Driver Kits; Stainless Steel Kitchen Sinks & Faucets; Thick Cherry Hardwood Boards; Rough Sawn Hardwood; 275 Gallon Shuttle Tanks; 42” Round Dining Table & more. This is a partial list, impossible to list all.

Contact the owner - Greg Gavin - for more info:
815-509-8018

Gavin Auction Terms: Cash or Good Check. Visa, MC & Discover. 5% Buyers Premium. 5% Deducted with Cash or Check. 6-¼% sales tax must be applied. Items not removed after 7 days revert back to Gavin.


POCKET WATCH AUCTION - ONLINE-ONLY!
125 Lots - Bidding Now Open!

Lots begin to close Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Location: 531 W Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
Directions: 1 mile south of the I-80/IL-47 interchange (exit 112) on IL-47, then west 1/2 mile on Bedford Rd (US-6) to the location on the left.

BIDDING NOW OPEN !!!
BIDDING NOW OPEN !!! BIDDING NOW OPEN !!!

Click to view catalog or register to bid: www.richardaolson.HIBID.com

Up for auction are over 125 Pocket Watches from the John Georgoulakis Estate (Plainfield, IL).

John had a large lifetime watch collection. To date, we have sold 1,022 pocket watches for the family. This offering of 125 lots will push the total to almost 1,150! We hope you enjoy the pocket watches as much as he did. It has been our pleasure offering these to the public.

Each of the watches are in working order; unless it is stated “does not run” in the Lot Description. All watches are available for viewing, at our office in Morris, IL. Local pickup & shipping available.

Please read the terms & conditions on the website before bidding. See terms regarding shipping. There is a 10% Buyers Premium added to the final bid.

LOTS WILL BEGIN TO CLOSE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2020 @ 12:00 PM CST.

Owner: Estate of John Georgoulakis

We do allow a proxibid to be placed through our office (instead of bidding online). It is suggested you inspect the watches before leaving us a proxibid.

Give us a call to schedule an appointment — 815-942-4266

Auction conducted by Richard A. Olson & Associates, Inc.
Auctioneers:
Dick Olson - IL License #440.000585
Erik Olson - IL License #441.001909
531 Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-4266
www.richardaolson.com


LAND AUCTION
71± Acres - Section 15 - Wauponsee Township - Grundy County, IL

Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 10:00 AM

Farm Location: 1 mile south of the Morris Illinois River Bridge on IL-47, then east 1/2 mile on Southmor Rd. Farm located on the southside of the road. Click for map link.
Auction Location: Moose Lodge #967, 3835 IL-47, Morris, IL 60450
Auction Directions: 1 mile south of Morris (IL River Bridge) on IL-47.

Flyer - Aerial Map - Aerial Map2 - Soil Map - Topography Map - FSA Info - Tax Map

...

Tract Information:

PIN: 05-15-451-002

Zoned Residential-2


71.64 Acres
66.96 Tillable Cropland (FSA)


123.4 Crop Productivity Index - Selma Loam, Darroch Silt Loam & Warsaw Loam Soils
NO CRP - PLC Yield 116
2018 Taxes $1,549.42

Legal Description:
W 1/2 SE (EX BEG NW COR, E474.06’, S268.14’, W474.54’, N286.14’ TO POB & EX DEWEY EST SUB) SEC 15-33-7.

Districts: COUNTY, JOLIET JR COLL 525, MORRIS AREA LIBRARY, MORRIS FIRE AND AMBUL, MORRIS GRADE 54, MORRIS HIGH 101, NO WA MULTI-TWP, WAUPONSEE TWP, WAUPONSEE TWP ROAD.

AUCTION TERMS: The property will be sold per gross acres. The Seller shall provide a clear title to the Real Estate subject to any and all easements recorded at time of sale. The successful bidder will be required to enter into Seller’s sales contract on day of sale and deposit $40,000 earnest money to be held by Seller’s Attorney in an escrow account and will be applied to the purchase price. The Seller will retain 100% of the 2019 farm income. Buyer will receive a credit at closing for the 2019 taxes due in 2020. The farm lease will be open for the 2020 crop year. Seller reserves the right to accept or reject bids. Closing on or before Tuesday, March 31, 2020.

Owners: Patricia Dewey Sanders Estate & Sue Dewey Sattersten

Seller’s Attorney: Donald F. Black
Black & Black Lawyers
201 Liberty St, Suite #211
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-0594

--------------------

Auction conducted by Richard A. Olson & Associates, Inc.
Auctioneers:
Dick Olson - IL License #440.000585
Erik Olson - IL License #441.001909
531 Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-4266
www.richardaolson.com


Auction conducted by Richard A. Olson & Associates, Inc.
Auctioneers:
Dick Olson - IL License #440.000585
Erik Olson - IL License #441.001909
531 Bedford Rd, Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-4266
www.richardaolson.com

Terms: Cash or good check with proper ID on day of sale. Nothing removed until settled. All items are being sold as is with no stated or implied warranty. Sale day announcements take precedence over printed material. Buyers are responsible for all items after sold. This is a LIVE auction, must be present to bid. NO BUYERS PREMIUM!


GAVIN TOOLS AND LUMBER AUCTION
Tools - Lumber - Doors - Windows
Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 8:00 AM

Location: 16746 Chicago Rd, Sandwich, IL 60548
Directions: US-34 to Sandwich, IL to Latham St (stop light), then 5 miles north to Chicago Road, then west 1 mile. Trailers welcome.

HELD THE FIRST SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH. NEVER CANCELS!!!

Tools & Misc Items will begin at 8 a.m.

Lumber will begin at 10:30 a.m.

Doors & Windows will begin around 1 p.m.

Restrooms/Food/Weather Shelter provided.

Contact the owner - Greg Gavin - for more info:
815-509-8018

Gavin Auction Terms: Cash or Good Check. Visa, MC & Discover. 5% Buyers Premium. 5% Deducted with Cash or Check. 6-¼% sales tax must be applied. Items not removed after 7 days revert back to Gavin.


We provide the highest level of Professional Auctioneering Service.


Richard A. Olson Associates
531 W. Bedford Road, Suite A, Morris IL 60450
PH (815) 942-4266


Subscribe to our Auction Email List

* indicates required