John Payne – AARE, CAI, CES, GRI is an Auction Marketing Specialist and the Designated Broker for United Country – Arizona Property & Auction assisting developers, financial institutions, government agencies, private enterprises and private sellers develop accelerated marketing solutions for their real estate assets.
Education: A graduate of Arizona State University and the Texas Auction Academy, John served for two years as a church service missionary in Paraguay and is fluent in Spanish. As a Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI), Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate (AARE), and Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) designee, his background includes a wealth of experience in the auction method of marketing many types of real estate. He is a member of the National Auctioneers Association, the National Association of Realtors and has served on the board of the Arizona State Auctioneers Association.
Experience: Since 2002, John has worked in the real estate and auction field including as a business development professional for several national auction marketing firms including, J.P. King Auction Company, Auction.com and Kennedy Wilson Auction Group. Currently, John is the Designated Broker/Owner of United Country – Arizona Property & Auction based in Gilbert, Arizona and conducting auction events across the state.
Personal: John resides in Arizona with his wife and six children. Striving for a proper balance of work, service and family fun brings happiness and fulfillment to John’s life.
Community Service: American Leadership Academy, Boy Scouts of America, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Interests: auctions, aviation (pilot), camping, family time, snow/water skiing
• Luxury Homes
• Farm Land
• Short Sales
• REO/Bank Owned
• AARE – Accredited Auctioneer, Real Estate
• CAI – Certified Auctioneers Institute
• CES – Certified Estate Specialist
• GRI – Graduate Realtor Institute