HISTORY

CORNERSTONE AUCTION CO. WAS FORMED IN 1996 BY JEFF AND MELISSA OBERLING. THE OBERLINGS SAW A NEED IN THE AREA FOR AN AUCTION COMPANY TO SERVE THE PUBLIC IN THE SALE OF REAL ESTATE, ESTATE, LAND, FARM, ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLES, AND BENEFIT AUCTIONS.  IN MARCH OF 2013 CORNERSTONE AUCTION CO. BECAME CORNERSTONE AUCTION & REALTY, INC.

 

JEFF IS A THIRD GENERATION AUCTIONEER WITH A RICH BACKGROUND IN THE AUCTION BUSINESS. JEFF’S GRANDFATHER , FATHER, AND BROTHER WERE ALL IN THE AUCTION BUSINESS WITH HIS FATHER BILL STARTING IN 1953 AND STILL ACTIVE TODAY.

JEFF HAS BEEN A REALTOR SINCE 2003.

MELISSA OBERLING HAS BEEN A REALTOR SINCE 2006. SHE IS A MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS, ILLINOIS ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS, AND QUINCY ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS. SHE MANAGES THE DAY TO DAY OPERATIONS OF CORNERSTONE AUCTION & REALITY, INC. IS A LPN, RADIO AND TV VOICE , AND SERVES ON THE WORSHIP TEAM AT CHURCH AS A VOCALIST.

 

Jeff and Melissa have been in the auction industry for 37 yrs. selling everything from livestock to real estate. Jeff is a graduate of the Missouri Auction School in 1996 and the Certified Appraisers Guild of America that same year. He has been a licensed realtor since 2004. He is a memeber of the Nat.Auctioneer's Assoc., Ill.State Auctioneer's Asso., Nat. Assoc. of Realtors, Ill. Assoc. of Realtors, Quincy Assoc. of Realtors,  Government relations committee for the Ill. State Auctioneer's board, and International Fellowship of Christian Auctioneers.  Melissa is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Illinois Association of Realtors, and the Quincy Association of Realtors.   Cornerstone Auction & Realty, Inc.  sells real estate,estates, antiques, collectibles, land, farm, online and benefits  at auction. Jeff holds the CAI and AARE designations.