I'm a second‐generation broker‐auctioneer, specializing in Lifestyle Properties, Land and Country Properties. Earned designations include the (CAI) Certified Auctioneers Institute designation, the (AARE) Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate and the (CES) Certified Estate Specialist, a compilation of course studies at Indiana University and the (UCMA) United Country Master Auctioneer designation. I'm a proud member of (RLI) Realtors Land Institute, (NAR) National Association of Realtors, (NAA) National Auctioneers Association and (KAA) Kentucky Auctioneers Associations as well as a Commissioner of the Kentucky Board of Auctioneers.
My experience includes growing up in a family real estate and auction business and his tenure in the corporate auction world. Ron is an owner/partner and principal broker of United Country- Heartland Realty & Auction, LLC based in Bowling Green, KY. Our real estate company specializes in selling LIfestyle Properties, Land and Country Properties at auction and by traditional brokerage services. Estate services, 1031 exchange services, and land acquisitions are additional areas of knowledge and experience.
Past clients include bankruptcy trustees, attorneys, commercial banks, estate, and property trust clients and individual property owners. My specialties include land and farms, luxury and country homes with land, recreational properties, and commercial land and properties. If you are considering the sale of your families properties and interested in how we may assist, please give me a call, 270.791.5583.
Chris was born and raised on a cattle, crop, and tobacco farm in the Warren County/Bowling Green, Kentucky area. He graduated from Warren East High School in 1994 and from Western Kentucky University in 2000 with a bachelor’s degree in business management. He also graduated from the Missouri Auction School and Ward Elliott Institute of Real Estate in 1998 and has been a full-time realtor/auctioneer since.
He is a licensed Real Estate Broker & Auctioneer in Kentucky and Tennessee and is experienced in residential, farm, commercial, multi-family, and residential development property selling at auction and conventionally. He also is experienced in equipment auctions as well.
He and his young son now live on a farm where farm where they have a commercial herd of beef cattle. In their spare time, they enjoy playing sports together. Chris also enjoys riding horses and competing in team penning and ranch sorting competitions.
Greg became a realtor in 2004 after a 30+ year manufacturing career. Greg grew up in Danville Ky.and graduated from Danville High. He attended Kentucky Wesleyan College where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Social Studies and Education.
Greg's manufacturing career located him in several Kentucky communities and he is familiar with most parts of the state. He also helped to develop manufacturing in Mexico and managed factories there as well. He now resides in Oakland, Kentucky, near Bowling Green.
Greg specializes in rural properties, country homes, farms and recreational property. Greg grew up with a strong background in farming and country living. He still owns the family farm and spends as much time there as possible. He is an avid hunter. He especially enjoys archery hunting for whitetail deer and wild turkey hunting.
He says, “I love what I do, especially getting to know my clients and helping them with their real estate needs.”
Walter brings to United Country Heartland Realty & Auction, LLC his talents as a top selling real estate agent with a blend of residential and commercial property transaction. To further his list of experiences, Walter also specializes in land acquisition for all types of farming operations. His experience includes negotiating multi-million dollar leases for a growing irrigated row crop operation. In fact, one of his operations under his management team grew from 1,700 acres to over 20,000 acres within the Mississippi Delta region.
Walter has significant auction experience as well, from owning an agricultural consulting company, to listing property, becoming an apprentice auctioneer and bid spotting. He has participated in the sale of numerous large acreage land tracts, timber and coal mining properties and equipment auctions in Kentucky, Tennessee and Mississippi. We look forward to adding his knowledge and experience to our auction team.
Walter listens as his clients speak about their needs, problems and concerns. He asks the right questions and then works diligently to make things happen. Walter understands the time value of money along with the financial commitments necessary. Whether it’s a residential or commercial property, or acquiring land for individual farmers, investors and corporations, Walter is ready to represent your interest.
Kyle was raised on a cattle and pig farm in Simpson County, Kentucky. He grew up being involved with both the auction and livestock industries which led to his interest in auctioneering and to become a third generation cattle farmer raising beef cattle. He is a 2004 graduate of Franklin-Simpson High School where he was active in FFA. He also is a recent graduate of the Kentucky Auction Academy making him a second generation auctioneer.
He is a licensed Kentucky apprentice auctioneer with an interest in residential, farm and recreational properties selling at auction. Kyle is well versed and experienced in consignment and one owner equipment auctions. He is a member of the Kentucky Auctioneers Association (KAA) and soon to begin his path of becoming a licensed real estate agent and broker.
Kyle and his wife currently reside in Simpson County. He owns and manages a cow and calf operation in Simpson and Allen County. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with family, outdoor recreational activities and attending church.
Brad Young, Realtor/Realtree United Country Land Pro Agent
Brad was born and raised in Warren County, KY. Growing up on a 550-acre cattle, tobacco and hay farm, he learned the aspect of what it meant to work for what you wanted. He graduated from Warren East High School in 1979 and went on to graduate with a Welding degree from B.G.S.V.T.S. and also attended WKU for a period. It was with United Parcel Service that Brad began his customer service career. Having worked for UPS almost 26 years, he drove much of the region and it was during this time that the idea of real estate after UPS began to develop. He then went to banking school and used classroom as well as real world knowledge to do property valuations for loan officers as in-house appraisals for a local bank. During this same time which was early 2017, Brad received his KY Real Estate License and became an agent for an independent real estate broker. Now, he very much looks forward to the opportunities at United Country as he specializes in farm properties, hunting properties, rural residential locations and country homes. As a Realtree United Country Land Pro Agent, Brad has over 700,000 connections he can reach out for to help hunters like him buy or sell their property. For Brad, every day is a new challenge. Next stop, Kentucky Auction Academy, auctioneer school!
He is a member of the International Assoc. of Real Estate Professionals, KY Colonel’s and Mt. Zion Church of Christ.