About Us

For more than 20 years, Shane Maxwell has been an auctioneer in the Metropolitan Kansas City area. Initially only as a hobby, he has transformed his love of auctions into a successful business. Since graduating from the Missouri Auction School in 1994, he has conducted or been a part of thousands of live and online auctions. With such a wide and diverse sale experience, Shane has auctioned everything from works of art and gold coins to fence jumping mules and $1,000,000+ parcels of land.

Although primarily an antiques and collectibles auctioneer, Shane is also an accomplished Charity and Benefit auctioneer. While assisting regional organizations such as Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri, Barstow School, Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, Rams Celebrity Servers (St Louis), North Kansas City Business Council and many others, Shane has raised millions of dollars for area need.

A more recent interest has become the storage unit auction and recovery loss industry. Fast and energetic, this type of auction appeals greatly to Shane.

Over the past 10 years Shane, as Realtor, Auction Coordinator and Auctioneer has been part of Kansas City’s oldest most experienced auction company, Cates Auction & Realty Co., the areas largest volume real estate auction firm. To date Shane has sold millions of dollars in real estate for Cates. Look to him there for all of your land, residential and commercial real estate auction needs.