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The finest auction company in East Central Illinois

Buy and sell through live, simulcast and online auctions. Estate sale management & auctioneer services available.

About Our Auction House
We Buy and Sell Jewelry, Gold, Silver, Antiques, Collectibles, Farm Equipment, Vehicles and other High Priced Items

We help our customers get the best prices on high value items through our online auctions and estate sale services.  As a reputable auction house, we market your items to a national network of thousands of buyers ready to buy your consignments. This allows us to sell all of your items and get higher prices for local customers in Champaign, Urbana, Savoy and surrounding communities.


We know auctions! CCAE provides the most complete and transparent online auctions, estate sales and auctioneer services in Central Illinois.

Best Prices

We work with local buyers and sellers to get strong market prices by promoting your items to our dedicated bidders. Your consigned items are sold in our HiBid national online auctions.


Our goal is to put the consignor at ease. After a consultation, we stage items for sale. Consignments are cataloged, sold and we quickly release payments.

Quality Service

Our goal is to be the best auction company in Champaign County and Central Illinois! We build clientele through hard work, trust, successful sales and friendly service. 

High Value Jewelry, Art & Antiques

Rings, necklaces, bracelets and watches. Valuable jewelry such as diamonds and rare gems.


Rare gold coins, gold bullion, nuggets, bars, objects or bulk gold jewelry.


Antique items, signs, toys, models,  collectibles, clocks, artwork and other vintage items.


Silver Morgans, Peace dollars,  junk silver coins and bullion. Sterling silver plates, containers, pots and silverware.

Vintage sterling silver Coffee Tea set displayed in antique store

CCAE Provides Big Advantages Over Selling on  eBay or Facebook Marketplace

Vehicles & Equipment

Set up an appointment to stop by with your modern or classic car.  We can also come to your location.


Tractors are a popular auction item in Central Illinois. Let us help you connect with a larger network of buyers around the U.S.


We can help you get good prices on pickup trucks, box trucks, vans, reefers and semi trucks.

Farm Equipment

We can help you auction combines, planters, augers and just about any kind of farm equipment or implement.

Collectibles & Other Items

If you have high value items, we can help you sell them in our online auctions. Common items we sell include vintage and antique toys, models, signs, pottery, paintings, artwork, guitars and other instruments.

We have a lot of buyers looking for University of Illinois and Illini collectibles. Many of our central Illinois clients sell vintage signs and model tractors. Get in touch with us today for an estimate.

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What People Say About Us

"CCAE were very professional with my Estate. They know how to sell everything. Their online marketing is the best."

Ken L.

"Great auction with great items! Very organized. I found it very easy to sign up, start bidding and pick up the items!"

William K.

"Great new auction house that the CU area needed. Fantastic items, awesome service, and easy to find location. Will definitely be buying at next auction!"

James H.