On city's auction block: Cars, equipment, even a garbage truck
Wednesday - September 24, 2014
Frustrated enough with your trash service that you’re willing to buy your own garbage truck? Here’s your chance.
The city is putting a garbage truck and more than 100 other vehicles from its impound lot on the auction block Saturday morning.
The city auctions about 400 cars a year from its impound lot, “plus whatever equipment the city has that’s too old or worn-out,” said Jim Gill, auctioneer for Russ Kiko Associates, which conducts the city’s auctions about four times a year. “Each sale has about 110 or 120 cars, including their own property.”
About $300,000 a year goes back into the ...
Ice Bucket Challenge goes to Kiko auction
Friday - September 05, 2014
Kiko Company will hold an auction Friday in a twist on the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for the local ALS Association chapter. The auction will begin around 5:30 p.m. at Kiko’s office at 2722 Fulton Drive NW. The winning bidder and the runner-up — or their designees — will get to dump ice water on company CEO Richard T. Kiko Jr., said Derek Lann, Kiko’s marketing and advertising manager. The auction is a company function, but Lann said he is telling workers to bring their friends and family “because this is not just a Kiko thing, it’s an ...
Dalton Schools Auction Draws Quite the Crowd
Thursday - September 04, 2014
Twenty minutes after the auction of surplus items at Dalton Intermediate School began, bidders were still registering. More than 200 bidders gathered at the former school Wednesday to grab surplus items from the intermediate school and Dalton and Kidron elementary schools.
The schools, which closed at the end of the 2013-14 school year, were replaced with a new kindergarten through eighth-grade building. The district received state funding from the Ohio School Facilities Commission to construct the new school and to demolish the three closed schools.
Representatives from Kiko Auctioneers auctioned off 334 lots of items, including student and teachers desks, pianos, lockers, ...
2014 ECO-BIA Parade of Homes
Tuesday - August 26, 2014
Kathy Pietro, KIKO Dover Broker, will be showcasing two new construction homes, built by her husband Bob Martinelli, in the 2014 ECO-BIA Parade of Homes for two full weekends:
The ECO-BIA Parade of Homes & Product Expo
September 12th, 13th, 14th & 19th, 20th, and 21st
Friday 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Noon - 6:00 p.m.
We are excited for Kathy, please join us for a fabulous parade of homes!
KIKO Antiques Curator Featured in Massillon Newspaper
Wednesday - August 13, 2014
Recently KIKO Real Estate and Auctioneers long time antique curator, William H. Gill Jr., was featured in an article in the Massillon Independent. It was a very well written piece by staff writer Amy Knapp, depicting a very unusual antique William had never seen in his almost 40 years of curating. It also went on to explain that new technology, like the internet, combined with the power of the auction method of marketing can reap collectible owners a big payday for their "unknown" treasures. William Jr. explains in the article that "the Internet can provide a wealth of knowledge ...