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Client Testimonials

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There is no greater compliment or explanation of what our services have meant to a client, then to hear it from them directly. The follow-ing are comments from past sellers regarding their experience with Reck Agri Realty & Auction.

Steve O’Neal, Fort Collins, CO:
AGGRESSIVE MARKETING? “Marc and his team take a better approach than anyone to marketing the properties they sell. They have a deep database to help get the word out and the materials they produce are very thorough with good visual aids. It’s all about creating a stir before the sale. That’s why so many people work with them.”
INNOVATIVE PROCESS? “The Reck Agri auction process is what brings top dollar to the land they sell. By parceling the land into sections, they’re able to drive up the overall price. Plus, everyone walks away feeling like they had a fair opportunity.”

Randy Constant, Chillicothe, MO:
ATTENTION TO DETAIL? “From the first meeting it was clear they wanted to know everything possible about my land. In fact, when they were done, the Reck team knew more about my land than I did. That made me confident that they’d be able to present my land in the best possible light and represent it well.”
AUCTION PROCESS? “The process itself was very educational. The Reck team explained everything so I knew what to expect. They were professional, polite and had incredible follow-up on every-thing they promised. I couldn’t have been more pleased with the results.”
MORE CONNECTIONS? “Through modern marketing techniques, the Reck team gets the word out about a property by speaking to a much broader audience than most. They’re not afraid to think outside the box, which generates greater value by bringing in higher caliber buyers.”

Pete Dusbabek, Fort Collins, CO:
WHY RECK? “When it was time to sell, I had a small window to get it done and I knew Reck Agri could get it sold in a timely manner. They put me at ease because of their long track record of successful auctions.”
AUCTION PROCESS? “Selling by auction is the way to go. The whole market is sitting right there. They’ll tell you what your land is worth, plus the auction itself is very excit-ing.”
CREATING VALUE? “I saw great value working with Reck Agri. They were respon-sive and answered my questions. They handled every detail, which gave me less to worry about. I would recommend them without hesitation.”
AGGRESSIVE MARKETING? “Work with Reck Agri and your property will not be a secret. They do a great color brochure and promote the auction with radio, print ads and online. There’s no question the word will get out.”

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I could not have hoped for a better experience and outcome than we had working with you, Troy, and the rest of your staff. I felt comfortable with our decision and confident in your expertise and ability. I’m so happy it worked out as well as it did for all of us. We are left with many wonderful memories of time spent on that land, and love and gratitude for what was handed down to us by our Grandparents and Mother.


Lisa Winograde

(Leiker Auction – August 2012) *Seller


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Thank you for hanging in there. You did a great job for us! We greatly appreciate it!

Peg Sorensen

(Enderson Auction - February 2013) *Seller

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Thank you for all you did to help us in locating and arranging the purchase of the property. You were all so pleasant to work with!

Jack & Sue Whitney

(Evertson - June 2013) *Buyer

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Thank you for the “Seller Booklet”, it really allows us to fill in all the details! You and your staff performed magnificently on our behalf, and we continue to be amazed, gratified, astonished; etc. at the price you were able to achieve! Thank you!

Jean Lovrinic

(J & J Farms - December 2011) *Seller

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We received the booklet with all the details of the December 2011 farm sale. It was very welcome as it ties together all of the work and final decisions prior to and during the sale. We were and still are very please with the results you attained for us on the sale of the J & J Farm. You are your staff did a great job! Should you ever need a reference please do not hesitate to use us. Thanks for your good work!

Joan & Dick Dudden

(J & J Farms – December 2011) *Seller

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We enjoyed working with you as well. We drove out to see the land and had a nice visit with Dan & his brother. Thanks again.

Gil & Carolyn Mahaffy

(Dilsaver - February 2013) *Buyer

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We really, really appreciate the work you and your crew did to very successfully sell our Trautman Farms land, and we look forward to working with you again.

Sue & Roger Kilgore

(Trautman – November 2011) *Seller

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I will forever remember your professional caring in answering my many questions and patiently “walking-me” through the auction process. Thank you for making an emotional decision to sell our family ranch as easy as possible.


(Lousberg – September 2012) *Seller

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October 2012
Dear Mr. Reck
I received the beautiiful seller booklet to the Cannell Survivor's Trusti Dryland Auction and the very lovely attache bag last week. Thank you so very much. The booklet is very complete and will be inspected by all my family. I will use the attache as a carry on bag and will enjoy it immensley! If we ever find a need to sell more land, we will certainly think of you!
Monique Cannelll

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April 2012
Dear Mr. Reck,
  I want to personally thank you for all the work you put in to make the Cannell Survivor’s Trust Auction successful last week. I was thrilled with the results and watched the auction with my daughter on the Internet. I think all the extensive advertising before hand help contribute to the high dollar amount we received.
  I also want you to note that I have received your notification of land sold before hand you were the one that made me realize that the price of land in Sedgwick County had gone up so drastically. You were the ONLY Realty that sent me any information on what was going on in Colorado!  I also talked with Bruce Marquardt who recommended you highly after I had decided to sell half of the land.
  Thanks also to everyone else in the office who worked on this sale.
Monique Cannell

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December 16, 2011

   I would like to take this opportunity to express our appreciation for your very professional service.  We are so happy that we were referred to you by Lew Mehling.  His recommendation was absolutely on the mark. I could not believe the ease of doing this farm sale. I have sold approximately 15 properties in the western half of the US and I must say this was painless.  After our first meeting and I signed some basic paperwork, you did all the rest. You made it very easy. Your staff is very well versed on what they need to do and are very helpful and pleasant to deal with.
   The day of the sale your set up in the conference room at the Holiday Inn in Sidney was spectacular.  My brother and sister watched the sale on the internet from California since they couldn't attend. They were very impressed.  I didn’t know they were going to do that and when I called them to tell them the good news, they already knew it.
   Your advertising campaign and sales strategy was absolutely awesome.  I don’t ever use the word because I think it is overused, but I can’t think of another word to describe it. With your connections and skills I figure we almost doubled the value we thought the property was worth.
Thank you and your staff very much.
Mark J Anthony
Anthony Farms

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August 9, 2011
Re: Family Farm Auction
I did want to take an opportunity to formally thank your for all of your careful efforts on my behalf in arranging for and implementing the auction sale of my family farm. The sale came at a critical time, and you were most helpful getting my family and I through it. I know it wasn't a big sale for you, but you certainly made us feel like it was as important to you as it was to us. We are all most appreciative! If I can ever reciprocate in any manner a letter or call of reference or recommendation please don't hesitate to ask me. I would be happy to lend any assistance to you and your business possible. 
My very best regards,
Stephen K. Loos

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August 30, 2010 6:51 AM
Subject: post Sale comments
Here are some comments that I heard since the Sale.
1.  His background work in preparing for the sale was impressive.
2.  His advertising (brochures, colored pamphlets, etc,) was well spoken of by everyone.
3.  The actual selling process while it seems intimidating at the onset was well thought of by everyone I heard comment when it was over from the standpoint of knowing what was going on at all times and the ability to get involved until the gavel hit the table.  Several people who did not attend the buyers meeting commented they appreciated his explaining at the start of the sale the process even though it took some amount of time.
4.  The comment by some after the sale such as "If I was having a Sale I would probably want to talk to him about doing it" speaks volumes of the sale management and presentation.
5.  ...it was impressively well done....
I would definitely echo these thoughts and say as the Seller I was very appreciative of the work by the Reck Realty Team!
Lyle Brown
Business Banking Officer
McCook National Bank

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March 25, 2008 9:11 AM
Subject: A thank you!
   Thank you very much for the great bag!  You certainly didn't need to do that as the grand sale price is reward enough for the "cost of working with you!"  My travel luggage is very similiar to the look of the Cabela's bag making this even more fun!
   Sounds like business continues to come your way!  Congratulations!  You earn it as I am sure others feel like me in that you made my land sale, as an  absentee owner, very painless. Thank you again!
Kathy Stewart
Vice President - Student Loan Trust Marketing

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Jim Hendrix

“Reck Agri Realty & Auction conducted a professional auction of our property in Garden City, Kansas.  I received many compliments on the thoroughness of the detailed brochure that was prepared and distributed prior to the auction.  The auction itself was  conducted with integrity and decorum, giving opportunity for all bidders to participate.”
    Jim Hendrix, Haskell County Farms, General Partner

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“When I originally saw the commission on the potential sale, I thought it was excessive.  After seeing the professionalism, attention to detail, hard work, and everything that was involved to put on this auction, i.e. color and detailed brochures, informational meeting, direct mailings, and how smoothly everything ran the day of the auction, I knew we had received a bargain.” 
    Curt Pilkington, Haskell County Farms, General Partner.

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“We would like to acknowledge the outstanding job Reck Agri Realty & Auction did for us on our land auction. The timely and professional way that each and every process was carried out was innovative and imaginative. The newspaper coverage, direct mailings, and their web site brought in prospective buyers and the information that was requested was handled with a professional attitude that made us confident that we had chosen the best and we were represented accurately and precisely.  The sales brochures were outstanding!  The outline and dedication to correct details was another indication that we had the best, doing a job that few were qualified to do.”   
    RM Hough, President, Hough Farms, LLCi

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Boell“Marc Reck of Reck Agri Realty handled the auction of 28 parcels of commercial properties and farm ground in Southern Kansas for the Bank. We had contacted several company’s to handle the sale and requested each to present to management their plan to sell the properties. Mr. Reck’s presentation convinced management that the public auction process would most likely provide the best financial result. Mr. Reck did a lot of research on each parcel consulting with the local FSA, the property owner and tenants to ensure the information in brochures, informational meetings and direct mailings were as accurate as possible.  On the day of the auction he provided detailed information on how the auction would be conducted and had ample staffing to handle questions and ensuring all individual bidders the opportunity to participate in the auction process. The results were more than satisfactory to everyone involved.”
    Curt Boell, Assistant Vice President, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.